Indian Studies Program

Degree Structure

 

            1) General Education Courses                                             30 Credits

            2) Major Area Courses                                                         75 Credits

2.1) Compulsory Courses                                48 Credits

2.1.1 Core Courses                                          18 Credits

2.1.2 Specialized Courses                               30 Credits

2.2) Prescribed Elective                                     27 Credits

2.2.1 Thematic Indian Studies                        24 Credits

2.2.2 Internship or Term Paper                       3 Credits

            3) Minor Area Courses                                                         18 Credits

3.1) Chinese Studies

3.2) Thai Studies

3.3) Courses offered by International Programs

            4) Free Elective                                                                      6 Credits

 

            Total                                                                                       129 Credits

 

 

 

 

 

1) General Education Courses                                                                                 30 Credits

Part 1

TU100                 Civic Education                                                                                  3 (3-0-6)

TU101             Thailand, ASEAN, and the World                                                     3 (3-0-6)

TU102             Social Life Skills                                                                                 3 (3-0-6)

TU103             Life and Sustainability                                                                        3 (3-0-6)

TU104             Critical Thinking, Reading, and Writing                                            3 (3-0-6)

TU105             Communication Skills in English                                                        3 (3-0-6)

TU106             Creativity and Communication                                                                              3 (3-0-6)

 

Part 2 (choose 3 courses)

TU113                 Fundamental of Philosophy and Religions                                         3 (3-0-6)

TU117                 Development of the Modern World                                                   3 (3-0-6)

AS125                 Introduction to ASEAN                                                                     3 (3-0-6)

TU124             Society and Economy                                                                         3 (3-0-6)

AS125             Introduction to ASEAN                                                                     3 (3-0-6)

EC210             Introductory Economics                                                                     3 (3-0-6)

BA291             Introduction to Business                                                                     3 (3-0-6)

LA100             Introduction to Law and Legal System                                              3 (3-0-6)

PY211             General Psychology                                                                            3 (3-0-6)

 

2) Major Area Courses                                                                                             75 Credits

2.1) Compulsory Courses                                                                                         48 Credits

            2.1.1 Core Courses                                                                                        18 Credits

PD201             Principle of Law for Social Justice                                                     3 (3-0-6)

PD202             Intercultural Communication                                                              3 (3-0-6)

PD203             Presentation and Public Speaking                                                       3 (3-0-6)

PD204             Data Science                                                                                       3 (3-0-6)

PD205             Multilateralism and International Organization                                  3 (3-0-6)

PD301             Social Science Research Method                                                        3 (3-0-6)

 

            2.1.2 Specialized Courses                                                                              30 Credits

IDS100           Hindi 1                                                                                                3 (3-0-6)

IDS101           Hindi 2                                                                                                3 (3-0-6)

IDS102           Hindi 3                                                                                                3 (3-0-6)

IDS240           Indian History                                                                                     3 (3-0-6)

IDS241           Culture and Society of India                                                              3 (3-0-6)

IDS252           Environment and Sustainability                                                          3 (3-0-6)

IDS260           Indian Politics                                                                                     3 (3-0-6)

IDS451           Indian Economic Development                                                          3 (3-0-6)

IDS400           Seminar on Indian Studies                                                                  3 (3-0-6)

IDS409           Selected Topic in Indian Studies                                                        3 (3-0-6)

 

2.2) Prescribed Elective                                                                                           27 Credits

            2.2.1 Thematic Indian Studies                                                                      24 Credits

IDS316           Hindi Translation                                                                                3 (3-0-6)

IDS317           Indian Literature                                                                                 3 (3-0-6)

IDS385           Indian Heritage                                                                                   3 (3-0-6)

IDS386           Indian Dance and Performing Art                                                      3 (3-0-6)

IDS429           Selected Topics in Language, Culture, Art, and Literature                3 (3-0-6)

IDS246           Indian Media                                                                                      3 (3-0-6)

IDS247           Indian Film Industry                                                                           3 (3-0-6)

IDS345           Science and Information Technology in India                                   3 (3-0-6)

IDS356           Technology Innovation and Economic Development                        3 (3-0-6)

IDS449           Selected Topics in Indian Media, Economy, and Innovation            3 (3-0-6)

IDS248           Indian Ethnicity                                                                                  3 (3-0-6)

IDS249           Indian Traditional Wellness                                                                3 (3-0-6)

IDS364           Indian International Relations                                                                        3 (3-0-6)

IDS365           Indian Legal System                                                                           3 (3-0-6)

IDS469           Selected Topics in Indian Contemporary Issues                                 3 (3-0-6)

            2.2.2 Internship or Term Paper                                                                   3 Credits

IDS491           Internship                                                                                            3 (3-0-6)

IDS492           Research Project                                                                                 3 (3-0-6)

 

3) Minor Area Courses                                                                                             18 Credits

3.1) Thai Studies

THS101           Listening and Speaking                                                                      3 (3-0-6)

THS102           Reading                                                                                               3 (3-0-6)

THS103           Writing                                                                                                3 (3-0-6)

THS121           Translation                                                                                          3 (3-0-6)

THS201           Religious Inter-faiths                                                                          3 (3-0-6)

THS241           Thai History                                                                                        3 (3-0-6)

THS353           Social and Economic Development in Thailand                                 3 (3-0-6)

THS374           Thai Politics                                                                                        3 (3-0-6)

THS400           Seminar on Thai studies                                                                      3 (3-0-6)

THS409           Selected Topics on Thai Studies                                                         3 (3-0-6)

 

3.2) Chinese Studies

CHI101           Chinese Listening and Speaking                                                         3 (3-0-6)

CHI102           Chinese Reading                                                                                 3 (3-0-6)

CHI103           Chinese Writing                                                                                  3 (3-0-6)

CHI241           Chinese History                                                                                  3 (3-0-6)

CHI242           Chinese Culture and Society                                                              3 (3-0-6)

CHI246           Chinese Philosophy                                                                             3 (3-0-6)

CHI255           Information Technology in China                                                       3 (3-0-6)

CHI356           Trade and Investment in China                                                          3 (3-0-6)

CHI368           Thailand-China Relations                                                                   3 (3-0-6)

CHI487           Selected Topics on Chinese Studies                                                   3 (3-0-6)

 

3.3) Courses offered by International Programs

 

  1. Free Elective 6 Credits