Minors in Humanities and Language

Minors in Humanities and Language

Minor in Humanities And Language

The Humanities and Language Division offers a variety of minors to all the students at MUIC. These minors which can be taken as I-design credits, Free Elective credits, or extra credits. In order to obtain a minor, students are required to complete all the requirements specified by each program.
German’ Minor (20 credits)

The Intercultural Studies and Languages program (ICIC) offers a minor in ‘Foreign Language – German’ to students from all majors in Mahidol University International College:

Students who wish to obtain a minor in ‘Foreign Language – German’ need to complete all the 5 courses listed below.

Course code

Course name

Credit

ICIC 301

Intermediate German I – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 302

Intermediate German II – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 303

Intermediate German III – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 401

Advanced German I – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 402

Advanced German II – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

Remark: If their placement test result is below the Intermediate level, they will have to complete prior levels as prerequisites. Special cases will be taken under consideration by the Foreign Languages Program Director and Chair of the Humanities and Language Division.

Note 1: ICIC students who start from the Elementary I level or are placed below the Intermediate level can count prerequisites as free elective courses, major elective courses (L2 requirements) or additional credits.

Japanese’ Minor (20 credits)

The Intercultural Studies and Languages program (ICIC) offers a minor in ‘Foreign Language – Japanese’ to students from all majors in Mahidol University International College:

Students who wish to obtain a minor in ‘Foreign Language – Japanese’ need to complete all the 5 courses listed below.

Course code

Course name

Credit

ICIC 311

Intermediate Japanese I – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 312

Intermediate Japanese II – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 313

Intermediate Japanese III – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 411

Advanced Japanese I – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 412

Advanced Japanese II – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

Remark: If their placement test result is below the Intermediate level, they will have to complete prior levels as prerequisites. Special cases will be taken under consideration by the Foreign Languages Program Director and Chair of the Humanities and Language Division.

Note 1: ICIC students who start from the Elementary I level or are placed below the Intermediate level can count prerequisites as free elective courses, major elective courses (L2 requirements) or additional credits.

French’ Minor (20 credits)

The Intercultural Studies and Languages program (ICIC) offers a minor in ‘Foreign Language – French’ to students from all majors in Mahidol University International College:

Students who wish to obtain a minor in ‘Foreign Language – French’ need to complete all the 5 courses listed below.

Course code

Course name

Credit

ICIC 321

Intermediate French I – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 322

Intermediate French II – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 323

Intermediate French III – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 421

Advanced French I – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 422

Advanced French II – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

Remark: If their placement test result is below the Intermediate level, they will have to complete prior levels as prerequisites. Special cases will be taken under consideration by the Foreign Languages Program Director and Chair of the Humanities and Language Division.

Note 1: ICIC students who start from the Elementary I level or are placed below the Intermediate level can count prerequisites as free elective courses, major elective courses (L2 requirements) or additional credits.

 

Chinese’ Minor (20 credits)

The Intercultural Studies and Languages program (ICIC) offers a minor in ‘Foreign Language – Chinese’ to students from all majors in Mahidol University International College:

Students who wish to obtain a minor in ‘Foreign Language – Chinese’ need to complete all the 5 courses listed below.

Course code

Course name

Credit

ICIC 331

Intermediate Chinese I – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 332

Intermediate Chinese II – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 333

Intermediate Chinese III – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 431

Advanced Chinese I – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 432

Advanced Chinese II – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

Remark: If their placement test result is below the Intermediate level, they will have to complete prior levels as prerequisites. Special cases will be taken under consideration by the Foreign Languages Program Director and Chair of the Humanities and Language Division.

Note 1: ICIC students who start from the Elementary I level or are placed below the Intermediate level can count prerequisites as free elective courses, major elective courses (L2 requirements) or additional credits.

Spanish’ Minor (20 credits)

The Intercultural Studies and Languages program (ICIC) offers a minor in ‘Foreign Language – Spanish’ to students from all majors in Mahidol University International College:

Students who wish to obtain a minor in ‘Foreign Language – Spanish’ need to complete all the 5 courses listed below.

 

Course code

Course name

Credit

ICIC 341

Intermediate Spanish I – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 342

Intermediate Spanish I – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 343

Intermediate Spanish III – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 441

Advanced Spanish I – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 442

Advanced Spanish II – Language and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

Remark: If their placement test result is below the Intermediate level, they will have to complete prior levels as prerequisites. Special cases will be taken under consideration by the Foreign Languages Program Director and Chair of the Humanities and Language Division.

Note 1: ICIC students who start from the Elementary I level or are placed below the Intermediate level can count prerequisites as free elective courses, major elective courses (L2 requirements) or additional credits.

Critical Cultural Literacy Minor (20 credits)

The Intercultural Studies and Languages program (ICIC) offers a minor in ‘Critical Cultural Literacy’ to students from all majors in Mahidol University International College:

Students who wish to obtain a minor in ‘Critical Cultural Literacy’ need to complete any 5 courses from the list below.

Course code

Course name

Credit

ICIC 251

Contemporary Southeast Asia: Cultural Studies

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 259

Intercultural Communication

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 351

Thinking the Other

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 352

Postcolonialism: Diverse English Speaking Cultures

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 355

Women and Gender Studies

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 364

Literary Theory and Criticism

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 366

Popular Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 367

Narratives, Nations, and Nationalism

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 368

Language, Power and Culture

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 372

From Modernism to Postmodernism

4 (4-0-8)

Applied Ethics, Behavioral Analysis and Social Engineering Minor (20 credits)

The Intercultural Studies and Languages program (ICIC) offers a minor in ‘Applied Ethics, Behavioral Analysis and Social Engineering’ to students from all majors in Mahidol University International College:

  1. Students who wish to obtain a minor in ‘Applied Ethics and Behavioral Science’ need to first complete

the following 2 compulsory courses.

Course code

Course name

Credit

ICIC 356

Ethics and Politics

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 375

Behavior, Ethics and Technology

4 (4-0-8)

  1. Students who wish to obtain a minor in ‘Applied Ethics and Behavioral Science’ need to then complete any 3 courses from the list below.

Course code

Course name

Credit

ICIC 253

Value Studies

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 355

Judgment and Decision Making

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 357

Philosophy of Economics

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 358

Behavioral Economics

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 373

Reason and Passion: The Philosophy of Emotion

4 (4-0-8)

Human and Artificial Intelligence Minor (20 credits)

The Intercultural Studies and Languages program (ICIC) offers a minor in ‘Human and Artificial Intelligence’ to students from all majors in Mahidol University International College:

  1. Students who wish to obtain a minor in ‘Human and Artificial Intelligence’ need to first complete the

following 2 compulsory courses.

Course code

Course name

Credit

ICIC 371

Minds and Machines

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 376

Information, Knowledge, Representation

4 (4-0-8)

 

  1. Students who wish to obtain a minor in ‘Human and Artificial Intelligence’ need to then complete any 3 courses from the list below.

Course code

Course name

Credit

EGCI 461

Artificial Intelligence

4 (4-0-8)

ICCS 161

Introduction to Data Science

4 (3-2-7)

ICIC 252

Formal Reasoning: Human and Artificial

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 369

Humanity Today: Between Science and Fiction

4 (4-0-8)

ICIC 373

Reason and Passion: The Philosophy of Emotion

4 (4-0-8)

Cognitive Science: Language, Mind, and Brain Minor (20 credits)

The Intercultural Studies and Languages program (ICIC) offers a minor in ‘Cognitive Science:

Language, Mind, and Brain’ to students from all majors in Mahidol University International College:

Students who wish to obtain a minor in ‘Cognitive Science: Language, Mind, and Brain’ need to complete courses as follows:







Required Courses for Minor



Students from the ICIC Major

(8 credits)


1.  ICSP112 Introduction to Psychology 

2. Capstone Course*: ICIC453 Research Seminar **

*To be taken as the last course in the minor

** Pre-requisite: ICIC252 Formal Reasoning: Human and Artificial 




Students from other Majors

(16 credits)


1. ICSP112 Introduction to Psychology 

2. ICIC252 Formal Reasoning: Human and Artificial 

3. ICIC258 Language: The Human Essence 

4. Capstone Course*: ICIC453 Research Seminar **

*To be taken as the last course in the minor

** Pre-requisite: ICIC252 Formal Reasoning: Human and Artificial 

Elective courses for Minor 



Students from the ICIC Major

(12 credits)


– ISCP251 Introduction to Developmental Psychology 1 

– ISCP257 Evolutionary Psychology 

– ICIC371 Minds and Machines 

– ICIC376 Information, Knowledge, Representation 

– ICBI341 Neurobiology



Students from other Majors

(4 credits)


– ISCP251 Introduction to Developmental Psychology 1 

– ISCP257 Evolutionary Psychology 

– ICIC371 Minds and Machines 

– ICIC376 Information, Knowledge, Representation 

– ICBI341 Neurobiology

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