Asian and Pacific StudiesCurriculum for the Bachelor of Arts in Asian and Pacific Studies
University Core Requirements
Please consult the University Core requirements page for additional courses as required by the Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts.
Lower Division Major Requirements:
|LMU COURSE||SANTA MONICA COLLEGE COURSE|
|ASPA 201: Asian Civilizations||None|
|HIST 182: Modern Asia||HIST 25: History of East Asia since 1600|
Foreign Language requirement
In addition to the courses listed above, students are required to study an Asian language for 4 semesters. Native speakers of an Asian language may be exempted from this requirement but will be strongly encouraged to study another language. Students may fulfill this requirement at LMU by studying Chinese, Filipino, Japanese or Sanskrit. Credit may also be obtained at UCLA through the SOCCIS program for Arabic, Korean and Mongolian.