South Asian Civilizations
This program offers a comprehensive exploration of South Asia and the South Asian diaspora, drawing on a range of disciplinary approaches. Through diverse course offerings, students can study South Asian history, religion, politics, languages, societies, and cultures. The program is geared toward building an engagement with the South Asian region as well as with South Asian diasporic communities.
Students may take courses that focus on South Asia in a number of different disciplines (ANT, ARA, DTS, FAH, HIN, HIS, PRS, RLG, SAN, SOC, VCC, WGS). As a complement to the students' other chosen programs, the Minor in South Asian Studies can prepare students for careers in a competitive global context in which South Asia plays an important role.