UW-Madison Home Division of International Studies
About Students Faculty Outreach Events News Resources Support Us aa


Degrees and Certificates

 

Courses

Fellowships and Grants

Study Abroad

Advising Program

 

Student Organizations

 

Students Awards

 

2013 Korean Studies Grant

 

 

 


Humanities Courses related to East Asia offered at UW-Madison

Art History:

  • 203 Survey of Asian Art
  • 370 Arts of China
  • 371 Chinese Painting
  • 372 Arts of Japan
  • 411 Topics in Asian Art
  • 470 Yamato-e: Japanese Painting in the Native Style
  • 471 Japanese Ink Painting
  • 472 Chinese Figure Painting
  • 473 Chinese Landscape Painting
  • 474 Chinese Ritual Bronzes and Ceramics
  • 575 Topics in Japanese Art
  • 576 Topics in Chinese Art

Buddhist Studies: (dept. of Languages and Cultures of Asia)

  • 364 Introduction to Buddhism
  • 365 History of Buddhist Thought
  • 421 Survey of Tibetan Buddhism
  • 425 Readings in Chinese Buddhist Texts, I
  • 426 Readings in Chinese Buddhist Texts, II
  • 427 Readings in Japanese Buddhist Texts, I
  • 428 Readings in Japanese Buddhist Texts, II
  • 440 History of Japanese Buddhism
  • 525 Intermediate Readings in Chinese Buddhism, I
  • 526 Intermediate Readings in Chinese Buddhism, II
  • 527 Intermediate Readings in Japanese Buddhism, I
  • 528 Intermediate Readings in Japanese Buddhism, II
  • 531 Tibetan Literature
  • 532 Tibetan Literature

Comparative Literature:

  • 287 Masterpieces of Literature, I
  • 288 Masterpieces of Literature, II
  • 520 Film and Popular Literature in Twentieth-Century China

East Asian Languages and Literature (Literature and Culture):

  • 231 Chinese Calligraphy
  • 251 Chinese Civilization
  • 253 Introduction to Japanese Culture & Civilization
  • 277 Beginning Kendo: Integration of Martial Arts and Liberal Arts
  • 334 Micro-computer Application to Chinese
  • 336 Social & Intellectual History of China, 1400 - 589 AD
  • 337 Social & Intellectual History of China, 589 - 1919
  • 338 Social & Intellectual History of China, 1911 - 1949
  • 340 Introduction to the I-ching
  • 350 Introduction to Taoism
  • 351 Survey of Chinese Literature, I
  • 352 Survey of Chinese Literature, II
  • 353 Survey of Japanese Literature, I
  • 354 Survey of Japanese Literature, II
  • 355 Arts of China
  • 356 History of Chinese Painting
  • 357 Arts of Japan
  • 363 Introduction to Confucianism
  • 364 Introduction to Buddhism
  • 365 History of Buddhist Thought
  • 367 Japanese Poetic Tradition
  • 371 Topics in Chinese Literature
  • 440 History of Japanese Buddhism
  • 502 Research Methods in Buddhist Studies
  • 520 Film and Popular Literature in Twentieth-Century China
  • 563 Readings in Modern Japanese Literature, I
  • 564 Readings in Modern Japanese Literature, II
  • 573 Readings in Classical Japanese Literature, I
  • 574 Readings in Classical Japanese Literature, II
  • 651 History of Chinese Literature, I
  • 652 History of Chinese Literature, II
  • 653 History of Japanese Literature, I
  • 654 History of Japanese Literature, II
  • 672 Studies in Chinese Fiction
  • 701 Proseminar in Chinese Research Methods
  • 761 Studies in Chinese Historical Texts
  • 773 Chinese Literary Theory & Criticism
  • 951 Seminar in Chinese Literature
  • 953 Seminar in Japanese Literature

East Asian Studies:

  • 222 Introduction to East Asian Civilization
  • 691 Senior Thesis, I
  • 692 Senior Thesis, II

History:

  • 103 Introduction to East Asia: China
  • 104 Introduction to East Asia: Japan
  • 106 Invasions & Empires: Central Asia from Genghis Khan to Stalin
  • 336 Social & Intellectual History of China, 1400 BC - 589 AD
  • 337 Social & Intellectual History of China, 589 - 1919
  • 338 Social & Intellectual History of China, 1911 - 1949
  • 341 History of Modern China, 1800 - 1949
  • 342 History of the People's Republic of China, 1949 - present
  • 453 Ancient Japan & the Courtly Society: Pre-history - 12th Century
  • 454 Japan in the Age of the Samurai
  • 455 Japan's Modern Century, 1853 -1952
  • 456 Pearl Harbour & Hiroshima: Japan, the U.S. & the Crisis in Asia
  • 471 Contemporary Societies
  • 574 Undergraduate Studies in World History
  • 852 Seminar in Pre-modern China
  • 854 Seminar in Modern China
Note: Courses in the History Department may count towards either the
Humanities or Social Science distribution requirements, but not both.

Literature in Translation:

  • 261 Survey of Chinese Literature, I
  • 262 Survey of Chinese Literature, II
  • 263 Survey of Japanese Literature, I
  • 264 Survey of Japanese Literature, II
  • 368 Modern Japanese Fiction
  • 372 Classical Japanese Prose
  • 373 Topics in Japanese Literature

Music:

  • 103 Introduction to Music Cultures of the World
  • 402 Musical Cultures of the World, II

Religious Studies:

  • 242 Religion in History & Culture: The East
  • 358 Asian Meditation & Martial Arts

Theatre:

  • 326 Introduction to Asian Performances
  • 351 Fundamentals of Asian Stage Discipline
  • 526 The Theatres of China & Japan
  • 551 Asian Theatre Production

 

 

     


Copyright © 2008 Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System.
Center for East Asian Studies, International Institute, 333 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Drive,
Madison, WI 53706-1397 email: eas@eastasia.wisc.edu tel:(608)262-3643 fax:(608)265-2919