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English Track Program - Curriculum

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* Last updated on April 18, 2019

Required
General
Education
Academic
Literacy
12 cr Academic Composition I (4)
Academic Composition II (4)
Analytical Reading and Thinking (4)
Public Speaking (4) - not required
Liberal Arts 16 cr Fundamentals of Mathematics (4)
Introduction to International Relations (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)
Japanese * 16 cr
     8 cr
     0 cr
Elementary Japanese 1 (8)
Elementary Japanese 2 (8)
Intermediate Japanese 1 (4)
Intermediate Japanese 2 (4)
Advanced Japanese 1 (4)
Advanced Japanese 2 (4)
Upper-Advanced Japanese (2)
Business Japanese (2)
28~44 cr

* Elementary 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 Elementary Japanese I, or 28 credits for students who test out of Elementary Japanese II. These 8-16 credits will instead be placed in the required Electives, resulting in 48 or 56 required elective credits respectively.


* For BE students: Fundamentals of Mathematics (depends on test score) and Statistics I are required course(s). Furthermore, either Principles of Management or Principles of Economics must be taken.

* For IR students: Introduction to International Relations is a required course. Furthermore, either Political Science or World Economy must be taken.

 
Major
Courses
Business
Economics
* 40 cr Introduction to Computer Networking (4)
Introduction to Informatics & Computing (4)
Macroeconomics (4)
Mathematics for Business and Economics (4)
Microeconomics (4)
Principals of Marketing (4)
Statistics II (4)
AI & Machine Learning for Decision Making(4)
Blockchain & Business Applications(4)
Consumer Behavior (4)
Corporate Finance (4)
Creative Thinking for AI & IoT Innovations(4)
Data Analytics & Information Management(4)
Database and Big Data (4)
Development Economics (4)
Digital Banking and Fintech(4)
Digital Business Strategies (4)
Digital Marketing (4)
E-Business & Payment Systems(4)
Econometrics (4)
Entrepreneurial Strategies (4)
Finance (4)
Financial Accounting (4)
Game Theory (4)
Health Economics(4)
Human Resources Management (4)
Industrial Organization (4)
International Business (4)
International Economics (4)
International Environmental Policy (4)
Introduction to AI & Intelligent Product Development (4)
Introduction to R Programming & Business Analytics (4)
Marketing Strategy (4)
Mathematics for Business and Economics II (4)
Mining Unstructured Data: A Big Data Perspective (4)
Mobile Technologies, IoT, & Business Apps (4)
Object Oriented Programming & Business Java (4)
Operations and Service Management (4)
Organizational Behavior (4)
Social Media and Business (4)
Strategic Management (4)
Text Mining & Deep Learning (4)
Web and Mobile Technology (4)
Thesis Writing Seminar (4)
Tourism: Analysis and Planning (4)
Big Data and Analytics (4)
Business Planning (4)
Entrepreneurial Strategy Practicum (4)
Global Marketing (4)
Institutions and Business Transformation (4)
International Finance (4)
International Trade (4)
Investments (4)
IT Project Management (4)
Japanese Industrial and Business Development (4)
Japanese Multinational Corporations (4)
Machine Learning in Finance and Economics (N) (4)
Managerial Accounting (4)
Marketing Research (4)
Money and Banking (4)
Research Methods & Data Analysis in Business (4)
Social Businesses in Japan (4)
Start-up Funding and VC Strategies (4)
Undergraduate Thesis (4)
Introduction to Community in Japan (4)
Japanese Religions (4)
Contemporary Social Issues in Japan (2)
International
Relations
Comparative Culture (4)
Comparative Politics (4)
Global Sociology (4)
Human Rights (4)
International Political Economy (4)
International Politics (4)
International Security (4)
Maritime Safety and Security (4)
Political Economy of Development (4)
Political Theory (4)
Public Diplomacy and Image Politics (4)
Understanding Globalization (4)
Chinese Politics and Foreign Policy (4)
Contemporary Japanese Literature (4)
International Development (4)
International Environmental Policy (4)
International Integration (4)
International Relations of Asia-Pacific (4)
International Relations of Europe (4)
International relations of South Asia (4)
International Relations of the Middle East (4)
Japanese Politics in Comparative Perspective (4)
Japanese Popular Culture (4)
Japanese Society (4)
Political Economy of East Asia (4)
Pre-Modern Japanese Literature (4)
Qualitative Research Methods (4)
Thesis Writing Seminar (4)
Tourism: Analysis and Planning (4)
U.S. Politics and Foreign Policy (4)
War and Peace in East Asia (4)
Topics in IR: International Children's Rights (2)
Asia's Entrepreneurs (4)
Dilemmas of Development (4)
Gender in International Relations (4)
International Relations of Japan (4)
Issues in Popular Culture (4)
Non-State Actors and Political Violence (4)
Political Development in Asia (4)
Resource Politics (4)
Theories of International Relations (4)
Transitional Justice (4)
U.S.-East Asian Relations (4)
Undergraduate Thesis (4)
Introduction to Community in Japan (4)
Japanese Religions (4)
Contemporary Social Issues in Japan (2)
40 cr

* 40 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 (2 or 4)*
Volunteer (1)
Service Learning Project (2)
Study Abroad Seminar A (4)
Study Abroad Seminar B (2)
*A maximum of 14 credits can be applied towards graduation requirements.
 
Electives * 40 cr - all courses listed above
- courses taken in other programs
- Topics in Japan Studies (2)
- Topics in Japan Studies (4)
* 40 cr
   48 cr
   56 cr

* Students who have tested out of some or all Japanese language requirements must complete 48 or 56 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 2019 onward. 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.