May 25, 2024  
University of Alberta Calendar 2022-2023 
University of Alberta Calendar 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Minor in East Asian Studies [Arts]

General Information

This minor is commonly taken as part of the Bachelor of Arts  program, which has additional regulations and requirements, including specific regulations for cross-listed courses.

Students from other programs should note the regulations and requirements on their own program page.

All prospective students are asked to contact the Department for information, advice, and program planning.


Students with a prior background in Chinese, Japanese or Korean language should consult the Department before selecting courses. The Department reserves the right to place students in the language course appropriate to their level of study. Students assessed by the Department as having a prior language proficiency beyond 400-level will be required to pursue a different language for the major.

Requirements for the Minor

A minor in East Asian Studies requires EASIA 101  and a minimum of 15 units to a maximum of 42 units at the senior level from EASIA, CHINA, JAPAN, or KOREA, 6 units at the 300- or 400-level.


May not be combined with the major in East Asian Studies.