Minor in Asian Studies

Asian Studies Minor

A Japanese scroll painting of a woman in a kimono Asian Studies is an interdisciplinary program that allows students to examine Asian culture and society. Our faculty offer courses on many subjects and regions of the Asian continent. Students who are pursuing the Asian Studies Minor matriculate in:

  • An introductory course on Asia.
  • 4 courses in selected Asian Studies.
  • A capstone course.

Program Requirements

For a description of Asian Studies Classes please see:

Associated Faculty Members

  • James Armstrong (Anthropology)
  • Kurtis Hagen (Philosophy)
  • Patricia Higgins (Anthropology)
  • Jeff Hornibrook (History)
  • Itoh Hiroshi (Political Science)
  • Jin Kim (Communications)
  • Susan Mody (Education)
  • Amy Mountcastle (Anthropology)
  • Shakuntala Rao (Communications)
  • Connie Shemo (History)

Events and Activities

For more information contact:

Dr. Jeff Hornibrook
History Department
Phone: (518)564-5125
Email: jeff.hornibrook@plattsburgh.edu