East Asian Languages & Cultures, BALAS

for the degree of Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts & Sciences : Major in East Asian Languages & Cultures


department office: 2090 Foreign Languages Building, 707 South Mathews, Urbana, IL 61801

phone: (217) 244-1432


department catalog page: East Asian Languages & Cultures

department website: https://ealc.illinois.edu/

department faculty: East Asian Languages & Cultures Faculty


overview of college admissions & requirements: Liberal Arts & Sciences

college website: LAS


Students pursuing this major may also choose a concentration: Teaching of East Asian Languages


 

for the degree of Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts & Sciences Major in East Asian Languages & Cultures


A Major Plan of Study Form must be completed and submitted to the LAS Student Affairs Office before the end of the fifth semester (60-75 hours). Please see your advisor. 

General education: Students must complete the Campus General Education requirements including the campus general education language requirement.


Minimum required major and supporting course work: normally equates to 33-57 hours. Twelve hours of 300- or 400-level courses in the major must be taken on this campus.


Minimum hours required for graduation: 120 hours.

One year of a single East Asian Language beyond the intermediate level (i.e., beyond CHIN 204 or CHIN 242; JAPN 204; KOR 204 or KOR 241). 110-30
Disciplinary and period courses: 212
East Asian Civilizations
One course on East Asia dealing substantially with the period before 1800
One course in East Asian history
One course in East Asian literature
Advanced courses:12
Four non-language courses at the 300- or 400-level.
EALC 398Colloquium in EALC (or an approved senior project.) 33