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Sinclair College

2022 - 2023 Catalog Year
East Asian Studies (Part-time)

Degree: Short-term Technical Certificate
Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences

This Sample Program Pathway is designed to provide an example of course selections in a term by term sequence. Please see an Academic Advisor for a plan specific to your academic needs.

Fall Semester (First Year)
Elective course signified by

Description: Foundation for understanding, speaking, reading and writing Japanese. Work outside of class and/or in the language laboratory is required.

Notes: Choose language sequence: CHN1101 and CHN1102 OR JPN1101 and JPN 1102

Description: Survey of eastern Asia from earliest times to the present, including economic, political, religious and colonial influences on modern nations of Asia, with special emphasis on twentieth- and twenty-first- century issues and problems.

Notes: In-person daytime in Fall term Online all other terms

Description: Global dimensions of business, overview of theories and institutions of trade, investment and management, emphasizing the managerial perspective on issues arising from international business and global operations.


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Spring Semester (First Year)
Elective course signified by

Description: This Elementary Japanese II class aims to promote students to attain a basic level of Japanese proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing in the cultural context. This course will focus on essential speaking and writing skills while helping students improve contextual reading and listening competencies.

Notes: Choose language sequence: CHN1101 and CHN1102 OR JPN1101 and JPN 1102

Prerequisites: JPN 1101 and and Other (JPN 1101 (currently under submission) or equivalency IS a pre-req)

Description: Focusing on development of effective small group decision-making and leadership skills, stressing better methods of expressing oneself and understanding others through learning group communication, theory and participating in small group decision-making experiences.

Prerequisites: DEV 0035 or Other (Any other college level English course)


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This information is for planning purposes only. Sinclair College will make every effort to offer curriculum listed above but reserves the right to change, add and cancel curriculum offerings for unforeseen circumstances. View current catalog.