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OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2009-10 
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2009-10 [Archived Catalog]

International Studies - Southeast Asian Studies Certificate

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Certificate Code CTSEAS

Undergraduate Program in International Studies
Yamada International House 102
Athens, OH 45701
Phone:  740-593-1840
Fax:  740-593-1837

Laura Schaeffer, contact person

The Center for International Studies offers certificates in African, Asian, East Asian, European, Latin American, and Southeast Asian Studies for students who wish to add an international dimension to their major, or who are interested in an international career or graduate work in area studies. The certificate is noted on your transcript upon graduation.

Burgeoning economic trade with the United States, important sea lanes connecting the Indian and Pacific Oceans, and the region’s extensive ethnic and religious diversity including the world’s largest Islamic nation are a few of the factors that underlie Southeast Asia’s strategic importance. The Southeast Asia Certificate critically examines these trends as well as the rich cultures, traditions, and societies of Southeast Asia.

Students must complete either Option A or Option B below.

Option A

Complete the following requirements:

  • 3 courses in one Southeast Asian language (Students may petition the Certificate Director to have a language they take elsewhere fulfill the requirement).
  • overall 2.5 GPA in certificate courses

Option B

Complete the following requirements:

  • overall 2.5 GPA in certificate courses

Southeast Asian languages taught at OU

Indonesian, Khmer, Thai, Vietnamese

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