The Japanese minor provides a solid grounding in the Japanese language through challenging coursework in the four skills of speaking, listening, reading and writing. The electives allow students to explore different aspects of traditional and contemporary culture and society in Japan and in Asia as a whole.
I. JAPANESE MINOR PREREQUISITES*
|JAPN||15101||Elementary Japanese I|
|15102||Elementary Japanese II|
|25201||Intermediate Japanese I|
|25202||Intermediate Japanese II|
|II. JAPANESE MINOR REQUIREMENTS (26 credits)|
|JAPN||35101||Advanced Intermediate Japanese I||5|
|35102||Advanced Intermediate Japanese II||5|
|45201||Advanced Japanese I||5|
|45202||Advanced Japanese II||5|
Electives: choose from the following
|ARTH||42023||The Arts of Japan (3)|
|GEOG||37070||Geography of East and Southeast Asia (3)|
|HIST||41116||History of Japan (3)|
|JAPN||45301||Business Japanese (3)|
|45421||Japanese Culture (3)|
|45591||Variable Topic Seminar in Japanese (3)|
|MUS||42151||Asian Music (3)|
|POL||30530||Asian Politics (3)|
*Prerequisites can be waived by demonstrated proficiency.
**By approval of the director of the minor.
The department reserves the right to substitute appropriate courses.
Minimum cumulative 2.00 GPA required for graduation.