Close menu Resources for... William & Mary
William & Mary W&M menu close William & Mary

AMES courses for Fall 2021

All courses listed below can be used towards the AMES major. Please consult with an AMES advisor to use courses not currently listed in the catalog

Check the Open Course List to make sure there is space in the courses you want to take.


AMES 250 Introduction to Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

ANTH 350 // AMES 390 Middle East Politics

APIA 205 // AMES 290 Intro to Asian Pacific Islander American Studies

APIA 450 Media and Agency Mobilization

ARAB 311 Becoming Arab

ARTH 259-01 Japanese Art and Archaeology

CHIN 220- 01 Chinese Popular Culture

CHIN 220- 02 Chinese Popular Culture

ENSP 249 // AMES 290 People, Plants and the Environment

GOVT 403: Political Islam

HIST 171 History of the Middle East to 1400

HIST141: East Asian Civilization to 1600

JAPN 208 Crossing Borders: Japan and Travel

JAPN 208 // AMES 290 Pan Asianism

JAPN 210: Modern and Contemporary Japanese Literature? 

MUSC 368  // AMES 390 Music of India

MUSC 345 Orientalism, Exoticism and Music (Permission of Instructor Required)

RELG 100: Meditation and the Mind

RELG 212: Intro to Islam (2 sections)

RELG 213: Intro to Hinduism (2 sections)

RELG 214: Intro to Buddhism

RELG 308-06: Meditation and Wellness

RELG 317: Women in Islam

RELG 382: Buddhism and Science

SOCL 366 Asian American Demography & the Law

THEA 460/AMES 390 Theater Performance in Muslim Worlds