Course Title Instructor Day/Time Location
GA 101 D100 Introduction to Global Asia Simon Nantais
Th 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SSCC 9000, Burnaby
GA 303 D100 Selected Topics in Japanese Studies (Japaneses Studies) Simon Nantais
Fr 9:30 AM – 12:20 PM
EDB 9651, Burnaby

2018-2019 Global Asia Program courses and electives

This course list is based on information available June 2018. All schedules are subject to change.

    Fall 2018 Spring 2019 Summer 2019
GA 101-3 Introduction to Global Asia   X TBD
CHIN 100-3 Mandarin Chinese I X X X

CHIN 101-3

Mandarin Chinese II X X X
CHIN 200-3 Mandarin Chinese III X    
JAPN 100-3 Introduction to Japanese I X X X
JAPN 101-3 Introduction to Japanese II X X X
JAPN 200-3 Advanced Beginners Japanese X X  
PUNJ 100-3 Introduction to Punjabi I X    
PUNJ 101-3 Introduction to Punjabi   X  
GA 200-3 Introduction to Chinese Civilization      
GA202-3 Studies in Asian Cultures      
HIST 255-3 China since 1800   X  
SA 275-3 China in Transition X    
GA 201-3 Introduction to Japanese Civilization TBD TBD TBD
HIST 206-3 Japan since 1868     X
HIST 243-3 A Brief History of Modern India     TBC
HIST 244-3 Colonialism and Nationalism in South Asia      
IS 210-3 Comparative World Politics X X  
IS 220-3 Wealth and Poverty of Nations X    
IS 230-3 Transnationalism and Society   X  
WL 201-3 East/West Encounters X    
GA 302-3 Selected Topics in Chinese Studies
CMNS 445-4 Media and Popular Culture in China X in spring or sum   in spring or sum
HIST 367-4 History of the People's Republic of China X    
IS 303-4 Ethnic Minorities, Identity Politics, and Conflicts in SE Asia   X  
IS 313W-4 Nationalism, Democracy and Development in Modern India X    
IS 314-4 National, Regional, and International Politics in Southeast Asia X    
POL 381W Japanese Politics X
POL 446W International Relations in East Asia   X  
GA 300-3 Asians and North Americans in Public Discourse TBD TBD TBD
GA 301-3 Asia Canada Identities: Experiences and Perspectives TBD TBD TBD
GA 400-3 Selected Topics in Asia-Canada Studies TBD TBD TBD
CMNS 443-4 Comparative Asian Media Systems X X  
GSWS 312-4 Immigrants, Women, and Translational Migration X X  
HIST 322-4 Atlantic & Pacific Migration   X  
HIST/IS 358-4 Development, Aid and Difference in Historical Perspective     X
HIST 464-4 Problems in Modern Asian History   X  
HUM 331-4 Special Topics in Asian Religious Traditions   X  
POL 342-4 Developing Countries in Global Politics   X