Japanese

College of Arts and Sciences

The Japanese Minor is open to students in any major and allows them to gain both language and cultural skills relevant to their future professional endeavors. Students in this program may have opportunities to study abroad in Japan, summer or yearlong, as well as to participate in an internship program at a Japanese company.

The requirements for minoring in Japanese are the completion of 21-22 hours of coursework with 14-16 credit hours of Japanese language core courses and 6 hours of electives, including one course on literature or film.

Minor only (21 - 22 hours)

Language Requirement

  • JAPN 1010 (4)
  • JAPN 1020 (4)
  • JAPN 2010 (4)
  • JAPN 2020 (4) or JAPN 2000 (2-6)

Required to select one of these two courses:

  • JAPN 3120 (3)
  • JAPN 4150 (3)

Electives: Take minimum of 3 credits from the list:

  • JAPN 2000 (3)
  • JAPN 2150 (3)
  • JAPN 2160 (3)
  • JAPN 3000 (3)
  • JAPN 3010 (3)
  • JAPN 4800 (3)
  • JAPN 4910 (1 - 3)