Asian Studies aims to give students a broad knowledge of specific regions of Asia, treating each region from the perspective of a number of different academic disciplines (anthropology, art, economics, film, history, languages, literature, philosophy, political science, religion, sociology, and women’s and gender studies).
UMass Boston currently offers an East Asian and South Asian track for the Asian studies major as well as three minors.
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As part of Professor Haroon's ASIAN 115L course, students ate at local Asian restaurants and wrote reviews of their experiences. Have a look at them here! It might give you a taste of how much fun this course can be, and maybe even help you decide what to have for dinner. Read More
Gives UMass Boston students the opportunity to go on service trips all over the world
“I urge everyone to go on an alternative break trip. The trips offer so many invaluable lessons. “Read More ›