ASIAN 396 - Asian Studies Internship Reflection Seminar
Fall 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Asian Studies (ASIAN)
Department: LSA Asian Languages & Cultures
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With permission of department.
May be elected twice for credit.


An independent study for students to analyze their experiences in an Asian Studies internship, completed the previous term. Special focus is given to how the experiences of such internships can be used to deepen students' understanding of Asian cultures and societies. Through a required portfolio, they will be asked to synthesize their internship experiences with their coursework in Asian Languages and Studies. Finally, they will be encouraged to communicate their reflections, findings, and investigations with a broader group of students, and in the process further sharpen their communication, analytic, and writing skills.

Course Requirements:

(1) Weekly reports to advisors hours and activities; (2) completion of journal or course portfolio; (3) 5-7 page reflection paper about the value of their internship experiences based on the journal or course portfolio.

Intended Audience:

Undergraduate concentrators and minors in Asian Studies in study abroad programs

Class Format:

The independent study will involve weekly contact with lead instructors and participation in group activities.


ASIAN 396 - Asian Studies Internship Reflection Seminar
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001 (IND)
 In Person
Note: Please contact Asian Languages and Cultures for more information regarding credit for internships in Asia.

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