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Curriculum Overview

English Track Program - Curriculum

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Required 【WU】= Taught by visiting faculty from Willamette University, USA
General
Education
Academic
Literacy
12 cr Academic Composition I (4)
Academic Composition II (4)
Analytical Reading and Thinking (4)
Public Speaking (4)
Liberal Arts 16 cr Fundamentals of Mathematics (4)
Introduction to Anthropology (2)【WU】
Introduction to Art (2)【WU】
Introduction to Environmental Studies (2)【WU】
Introduction to Exercise Science (2)【WU】
Introduction to International Relations (4)
Introduction to Philosophy (2)【WU】
Introduction to Psychology (4)
Introduction to Social Psychology (4)
Introduction to Sociology (4)
IT Literacy (4)
Principles of Economics (4)
Principles of Management (4)
Principles of Political Science (4)
Statistics I (4)
Sustainable Society (4)
World Economy (4)
Topics in Liberal Arts (2 or 4)
Japanese * 16 cr
     8 cr
     0 cr
Intensive Basic Japanese I (8)
Intensive Basic Japanese II (8)
Intensive Intermediate Japanese I (8)
Intensive Intermediate Japanese II (8)
Intermediate Japanese I A (4)
Intermediate Japanese I B (4)
Advanced Japanese I (2)
Advanced Japanese II (2)
Japanese Project (2)
Business Japanese (2)
28~48 cr

* Intensive Basic Japanese I and II are mandatory for beginner students. The 44 required credits for General Education will become 36 credits for students who test out of Intensive Basic Japanese I, or 28 credits for students who test out of Intensive Basic Japanese II. These 8-16 credits will instead be placed in the required Electives, resulting in 44 or 52 required elective credits respectively.

 
Major
Courses
Business
Economics
* 32 cr Macroeconomics (4)
Mathematics for Business and Economics (4)
Microeconomics (4)
Principals of Marketing (4)
Statistics II (4)
Consumer Behavior (4)
Corporate Finance (4)
Database and Big Data (4)
Digital Business Strategies (4)
Web and Mobile Technology (4)
Digital Marketing (4)
Econometrics (4)
Economic Development in Asia (4)
Entrepreneurial Strategies (4)
Financial Accounting (4)
Game Theory (4)
Human Resources Management (4)
International Business (4)
International Environment: Issues and Policies (4)
International Politics (4)
Marketing Strategy (4)
Operations and Service Management (4)
Organizational Behavior (4)
Social Media and Business (4)
Strategic Management (4)
Thesis Writing Seminar (4)
Behavioral Economics (4)
Big Data and Analytics (4)
Machine Learning in Finance and Economics (4)
Business Planning (4)
Development Economics (4)
Entrepreneurial Finance (4)
Entrepreneurial Strategy Practicum (4)
Finance (4)
Gender in Business (4)
Global Marketing (4)
Innovation in Product and Process Design (4)
Institutions and Business Transformation (4)
International Economics (4)
International Finance (4)
International Trade (4)
Investments (4)
Japanese Industrial and Business Development (4)
Japanese Multinational Corporations (4)
Marketing Research (4)
Managerial Accounting (4)
Money and Banking (4)
Marketing Modeling (4)
Social Businesses in Japan (4)
Start-up Funding and VC Strategies (4)
Tourism: Analysis and Planning (4)
Undergraduate Thesis (4)
Topics in Business Economics (2 or 4)
International
Relations
Comparative Culture (4)
Comparative Politics (4)
Comparative Social Institutions (4)
Gender in International Relations (4)
Human Rights (4)
International Development (4)
International Environment: Issues and Policies (4)
International Law (4)
International Political Economy (4)
International Politics (4)
International Security (4)
Japanese Literature (4)
Japanese Popular Culture (4)
Japanese Society (4)
Non-State Actors and Political Violence (4)
Political Development in Asia (4)
Political Economy of East Asia (4)
Public Diplomacy and Image Politics (4)
Thesis Writing Seminar (4)
Transitional Justice (4)
War and Peace in East Asia (4)
Dilemmas of Development (4)
Tourism: Analysis and Planning (4)
International Integration (4)
International Organization (4)
International Relations of Asia-Pacific (4)
International Relations of Europe (4)
International Relations of Japan (4)
International Relations of the Middle East (4)
International Relations in Southeast Asia (4)
Issues in Popular Culture (4)
Japanese Politics in Comparative Perspective (4)
Maritime Safety and Security (4)
Media and Society in Japan (4)
Qualitative Research Methods (4)
U.S. Politics and Foreign Policy (4)
Undergraduate Thesis (4)
Topics in International Relations (2 or 4)
Japan Studies 12 cr Japanese Industrial and Business Development (4)
Japanese Multinational Corporations (4)
Japanese Literature (4)
Japanese Popular Culture (4)
Japanese Society (4)
Social Businesses in Japan (4)
International Relations of Japan (4)
Japanese Politics in Comparative Perspective (4)
Media and Society in Japan (4)
Topics in Japan Studies (2 or 4)
44 cr

* 32 credits are required to be completed from your enrolled major (BE or IR). You may take classes in other majors, but the credits you receive will be considered as Electives.

 
Special Programs - Classes by Visiting Professors I (2)
Classes by Visiting Professors II (2)
Classes by Visiting Professors III (2)
Classes by Visiting Professors IV (2)
Career Experience Practicum (2)
How to Succeed at TIU and Beyond (2)
Internship (1) Volunteer (1)
Service Learning Project (2)
Study Abroad Seminar A (4)
Study Abroad Seminar B (2)
 
Electives
(including Japanese)
* 36 cr
   44 cr
   52 cr
- all courses listed above
- courses taken in other programs
* 36~52 cr

* Students who have tested out of some or all Japanese language requirements must complete 44 or 52 electives credits, as explained above.

 
124 cr Required for Graduation
The graduation requirements shown here will be applied to students enrolled as freshmen from April 2018 and onwards. Current students and transfer students must refer to the Student Guidebook for corresponding graduation requirements. All credits taken in the sections above that exceed the graduation requirements will be converted to elective credits.