Masako Hamada, PhD
Director, Asian Studies
Associate Professor, Japanese Studies
Garey Hall Rm 34B
Ms. Joyce Harden
Administrative Assistant/Events Assistant
The office is located in the St. Augustine Center Room. 023.
Dr. Masako Hamada at firstname.lastname@example.org or 610.519.4701.
The Minor in Asian Studies provides students the opportunity to undertake an interdisciplinary study of Asia without the requirement of language study. Students interested in Asian languages can pursue a Minor in Japanese or Chinese as well as the Minor in Asian Studies.
The Minor in Asian Studies is open to all undergraduate students at Villanova University. The requirement for the Minor is a minimum of 5 Asia-related courses chosen in consultation with and approved by the Director of the Asian Studies Program. No more than two courses taken by a student while studying abroad can be applied toward completion of the Minor.