paintingEast Asia is a major centre of international trade, culture, and inquiry. Examine the influences that have shaped and continue to shape its evolving identity and the roles it plays in a globalized world. East Asian Studies (EAS) offers you the opportunity to:

  • enhance your understanding of East Asian cultures;
  • develop proficiency in East Asian languages;
  • travel and acquire hands-on experience in our overseas exchange programs;
  • prepare for a career in foreign services or in languages. 

EAS course offering and descriptions

Academic Plans

There are two different academic plans open to students participating in East Asian Studies: