Course Structure

Students are required to complete a total of 132 credits, comprising 30 credits of general education courses, 96 credits of program courses and 6 credits of free electives.

1. General Education 30 credits
1.1 Social Sciences 3 credits
1.2 Humanities 3 credits
1.3 Science-Mathematics 3 credits
1.4 Interdisciplinary 3 credits
1.5 English Courses 6 credits
1.6 General Education for Arts students 12 credits
2. Program Courses 96 credits
2.1 Core courses 27 credits
2.2 Cultural Studies courses 45 credits
2.3 Concentration courses 24 credits
(Media Cultures, Global Cultures, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian or Spanish)  
3. Free electives 6 credits
    Total 132 credits

 

STUDY PLAN
     
FIRST YEAR  
     
SEMESTER I Credits
2200100 Introduction to Cultural Studies I 3
2200102 Intro to Literary Studies  3
2202118 Reading Fundamentals 3
2202125 Writing Fundamentals 3
2207143 Reasoning 3
xxxxxxx Language (GEN-ED) 3
  Total 18
     
SEMESTER II Credits
2207102/2200150/2200333 General Philosophy/Basic Thoughts of Asia/History of Western Ideas (Choose 2 from 3) 6
2200101 Introduction to Cultural Studies II 3
2202119 Critical Reading 3
2202126 Academic Report Writing 3
xxxxxxx Language (GEN-ED) 3
  Total 18
     
     
SECOND YEAR  
SEMESTER I Credits
2200209 Asia and the Making of the Modern World  3
2200214 Introduction to Gender Studies  3
2202203 Business and Professional Writing (or 2200334 in the next semester) 3
2204211 Thai History 3
2209221 Language in Socio-cultural Contexts 3
xxxxxxx 1 Concentration Course 3
  Total 15-18
     
SEMESTER II Credits
2206249/ 2206250 Systematic Thinking for issues in Humanities or Information abd Records Management 3
2200210 The West and the Making of the Modern World  3
2200334 Public Speaking in Multicultural Society (or 2202203 in the previous semester) 3
xxxxxxx 2 Elective Cultural Studies Courses 6
xxxxxxx 1 Concentration Course 3
xxxxxxx General Education 3
  Total  18-21
     
THIRD YEAR  
SEMESTER I Credits
xxxxxxx 4 Elective Cultural Studies Courses 12
xxxxxxx 1 Concentration Course 3
xxxxxxx General Education 3
  Total  18
     
SEMESTER II  
xxxxxxx 3 Elective Cultural Studies Courses 9
xxxxxxx 1 Concentration course 3
xxxxxxx General Education 3
  Total  15
     
FOURTH YEAR  
SEMESTER I Credits
xxxxxxx 1 Elective Cultural Studies Course 3
xxxxxxx 2 Concentration courses 6
xxxxxxx 1 Free elective course 3
xxxxxxx General Education 3
  Total  15
     
SEMESTER II  
xxxxxxx 1 Elective Cultural Studies Course 3
xxxxxxx 2 Concentration courses 6
xxxxxxx 1 Free elective course 3
  Total  12