Asian American Studies - ASAM

ASAM 428 Asian/Asian American Women in the Global Economy 3 OR 4 hours. Examines the racialization and feminization of a global division of labor and focuses primarily on Asian and Asian American women's participation and incorporation as workers and key actors in the development of the global economy. Same as GWS 428 and SOC 428. 3 undergraduate hours; 4 graduate hours. Prerequisite(s): ASAM 125 or ENGL 125 or SOC 125 or AAST 225 or LALS 225 or SOC 225 or ASAM 228 or ASST 228 or SOC 228 or ASAM 290 or Two 200-level courses in either SOC, GWS or ASAM, or a combination of these.
ASAM 441 Topics in Asian American Literature and Culture 3 OR 4 hours. An advanced seminar that examines various forms of cultural production by Asian American artists of diverse ethnic backgrounds. Topics vary.  Same as ENGL 441. 3 undergraduate hours. 4 graduate hours. May be repeated up to 1 time(s).  Prerequisite(s):  ENGL 327 or ENGL 328 or ENGL 359; and senior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.
ASAM 490 Advanced Topics in Asian American Studies 3 OR 4 hours. Study of a specific advanced topic within Asian American Studies. May be repeated if content does not duplicated previous coursework. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. 3 undergraduate hours. 4 graduate hours.