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Minor in Southeast Asian and ASEAN Studies (SEASMIN)Southeast Asian and ASEAN Studies Program

Students on Summer 2020, Fall 2020, or Spring 2021 requirements.

Description

The primary objectives of the Minor in Southeast Asian ASEAN Studies are to increase undergraduate knowledge of Southeast Asia and its languages. Students have the opportunity to study histories, economies, identities, cultural practices, religions, forms of governance, environments and languages of populations of Southeast Asia and the lands and waters they inhabit. This minor also provides students with knowledge of Southeast Asia as a subject of academic study and research.

Minor requirements

The minor requires at least 15 credit hours, including the requirements listed below.

  1. Core Courses. Two (2) courses:
    • (maximum of 3 credit hours can apply toward the requirement)
    • (maximum of 3 credit hours can apply toward the requirement)
  2. Electives. Three (3) courses:
    • Additional course from the Core Courses list
  3. GPA and Hours Requirements.
    1. Minor Residency. At least 9 credit hours in the minor must be completed in courses taken through the Indiana University Bloomington campus or an IU-administered or IU co-sponsored Overseas Study program.
    2. Minor Upper Division Courses. At least 9 credit hours in the minor must be completed at the 300–499 level.
    3. Minimum Grade. Except for the GPA requirement, a grade of C- or higher is required for a course to count toward a requirement in the minor.
    4. Minor GPA. A GPA of at least 2.000 for all courses taken in the minor—including those where a grade lower than C- is earned—is required.