Graduate Courses 2018-2019

Graduate Courses 2018-2019

The below schedule is subject to change. Please revisit this page periodically for updates.
Course descriptions are available for the courses with links. Course enrolment for EAS graduate courses begins on August 1, 2018. Non-EAS students should enrol after seeking the professor’s permission by submitting a filled-in Add/Drop form to the EAS office.

Fall Courses
EAS2020HF Critical Approaches to East Asia – Kawashima, K. – RL14353 – Wednesdays 3-6 pm
EAS1173HF Modern Korean History Seminar – Schmid, A. – RL14353 – Wednesdays 10 am -12 pm
EAS1176HF Comparative Historical Socialisms in East Asia and Beyond – Wu, Y. – RL14353 – Tuesdays 4-6 pm
EAS1339HF Topics in Chinese Art Theories – Liu, J. – RL14353 – Thursdays 10am-noon
JLA5082HF The Rhetoric of Photography – Sakaki, A. – BT319 – Thursdays 2-4 pm

Winter Courses
EAS1177HS Chinese Cultural Historical Studies – Meng, Y. – RL14228– Mondays 1-3 pm
EAS1538HS Writing Women in Premodern China – Sanders, G. – RL14228 – Thursdays 3-5 pm
EAS1437HS Mid-century Modernism in the Koreas: Literature, War and Decolonization – Poole, J. – Wednesdays 1-3 pm (Note: requires proficiency in Korean)

Courses offered by other departments that might be of interest:

HIS1680HF Gender, Culture, and the Political in Modern China – Grewal, A  Mondays 12-2 pm
ANT6029HS Anthropology of Capitalism –  Satsuka, S. – Thursdays 10-12
DRA3902HS Tears and Laughter: Asian Performance, Theories and Practices – Xing Fan – Mondays 10-12
FAH1119H Global Medieval Art in China – J. Purtle, Mondays 10-1, SS 6032
HIS1662HS Rethinking Modernity through Japan – Fujitani, T. – Tuesdays 10 – 12
HIS1825HS Changing Skylines: (Re)mapping Urban History in the Global Age – Lam, T – Thursdays 10-12

Limited spots in the below courses are available to EAS students, but students must seek the permission of the professor to enrol (please fill out a Request for Reading and/or Research Course form, and see the class schedule/location on the A&S Timetable):

Fall Courses
EAS1417HF Korean Literary Translation Workshop – Poole, J. – Wednesdays 1-3 pm
EAS1444HF The City, the Body, and the Text in Modern Japanese Literature – Sakaki, A. – Tuesdays 10am-noon
EAS1455HF Classical Confucianism – Shen, V. – Tuesdays 10am-noon
EAS1102HF Classical Chinese II – Sanders, G. – Thursdays 2-4 pm
EAS1477HF Samurai Culture – Keirstead, T. – Thursdays 10am-noon

Winter Courses
EAS1412HS Special Topics in Archaeology of Ancient China – Shen, C.– Mondays 3-5 pm
EAS1419HS Chinese Cultural Studies Seminar: May Fourth – Zhong, Y. – Mondays 3-5 pm (only 4 spots available)
EAS1446HS The Communist Hypothesis and Asia – Kawashima, K. – Wednesdays 3-5 pm
EAS1468HS Mahayana Sutra Literature – Goodman, A. – Mondays, 1-3 pm

Language Courses
Graduate students enrol in the graduate course code, but meet with the undergraduate class. To request enrolment, please fill in this form and read the appropriate instructions on the Languages >> Chinese, Korean or Japanese pages on this site. For graduate students, language courses are graded on a CR/NCR basis, with 70% needed to receive a Credit. Please see the FAS timetable for meeting times.

EAS1301Y (EAS120Y1Y) Mod. Std. Japanese I
EAS1321HS (EAS121H1S) Japanese I – Prior Background
EAS1302Y (EAS220Y1Y) Mod. Std. Japanese II
EAS1322HS (EAS221H1S) Japanese II – Prior Background
EAS1303Y (EAS320Y1Y) Mod. Std. Japanese III
EAS1305HF (EAS461H1F) Mod. Std. Japanese IVb
EAS1304HS (EAS460H1S) Mod. Std. Japanese IVa
EAS1621YY (EAS110Y1Y) Mod. Std. Korean I
EAS1622YY (EAS210Y1Y) Mod. Std. Korean II
EAS1631YY (EAS211Y1Y) Accelerated Mod. Korean I & II
EAS1632HS (EAS212H1S) Accelerated Mod. Korean II
EAS1623YY (EAS310Y1Y) Mod. Std. Korean III
EAS1624YY (EAS410Y1Y) Mod. Std. Korean IV
EAS1801YY (EAS100Y1Y) Mod. Std. Chinese I
EAS1811YY (EAS101Y1Y) Mod. Std. Chinese I – Prior Background
EAS1802YY (EAS200Y1Y) Mod. Std. Chinese II
EAS1803YY (EAS300Y1Y) Mod. Std. Chinese III
EAS1814HS (EAS401H1S) Mod. Std. Chinese IVa
EAS1815HF (EAS402H1F) Mod. Std. Chinese IVb