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A.B. Major Requirements:

 
UNITS
Preparatory Subject Matter
32
Asian American Studies 1, 2, 3, and 4 16
At least two lower division courses from the following departments or programs:
African American and African Studies (AAS), Chicana/o Studies (CHI), Middle East and South Asia Studies (ME/SA), Native American Studies (NAS), Women and Gender Studies (WGS) (all lower division courses of at least 4 units are acceptable except those numbered 92, 97T, 98, and 99) 8
Methodology 8
At least two courses from any of the following methods courses:
African American and African Studies 101; American Studies 100; Anthropology 13; Art History 5, 100 Art Studio 10, 30; Chicana/o Studies 23; English 42, 110A, 110B; History 101; Human Development 120; Native American Studies 46; Philosophy 5; Political Science 51; Psychology 41; Sociology 46A, 46B; Statistics 13; Women and Gender Studies 104.
Depth Subject Matter
36
Asian American Studies 192 Community Internship (required) 4
Major Emphasis  
As part of the depth subject matter requirement, all Asian American Studies majors must develop a major emphasis by choosing either a disciplinary or thematic specialization in consultation with the Student Affairs Officer (SAO) and/or faculty advisers. The major emphasis must include six Asian American Studies upper-division courses and two upper-division elective courses from other departments or programs.
At least six upper-division Asian American Studies courses 24
Asian American Studies 100, 102, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116, 121, 130, 131, 132, 140, 141, 150, 150B, 150C, 150D, 150E, 150F, 155, 189A, 189B, 189C, 189D, 189E, 189F, 189G, 189H, 189I, 194/195, 198 (1-5 units), 199 (1-5 units).
Up to six units in Asian American Studies 198 and or Asian American Studies 199 can be used to satisfy the Asian American Studies upper division course requirements.
At least two upper-division elective courses from other departments or programs that relate to chosen emphasis 8
Two courses (of up to eight units) from Study Abroad can be substituted for major requirements upon approval from the SAO or faculty adviser.
Total Units for the Major
68
Major Adviser. Joe Nguyen, Student Affairs Officer (SAO), 530-752-8617 or jovnguyen@ucdavis.edu
Substitutions for disciplinary track courses will be considered by the Program Director on a case by case basis. Likewise, any substitutions of Major/Minor criteria will be considered by the Program Director.

Minor Program Requirements:

 
UNITS
Asian American Studies
28
Two courses from Asian American Studies 1, 2, 3, or 4 8
Five courses from:
Asian American Studies 100, 102, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116, 121, 130, 131, 132, 140, 141, 150, 150B, 150C, 150D, 150E, 150F, 155, 189A, 189B, 189C, 189D, 189E, 189F, 189G, 189H, 189I, 192, 198, and 199 (no more than 4 units of 192, 198, and 199 may be counted toward this total) 20
Minor Adviser. Joe Nguyen, Student Affairs Officer (SAO), 530-752-8617 or jovnguyen@ucdavis.edu
American History and Institutions. This university requirement can be satisfied by one of the following courses in Asian American Studies: 1, 2; see also under University Requirements.
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