Requirements

Requirements for the Japanese Studies Major (11 Credits)

Core course (1)

Four credits from the following (4)

  • JAPN 331 Third Year Japanese (1)
  • JAPN 332 Third Year Japanese II (1)
  • JAPN 430 Japanese Reading and Composition I (1)
  • JAPN 431 Japanese Reading and Composition II (1)
  • JAPN 432 Conversational Japanese I (1)
  • JAPN 434 Conversational Japanese II (1)
  • JAPN 490 Reading and Conference (.5 or 1)
  • JAPN 491 Reading and Conference (.5 or 1)

Two credits from the following (2)

Four credits from the following (4)*

  • ARTH 114 Introduction to Japanese Art History (1)
  • HIST 131W Historical Inquiry: The Pacific War 1931-1945 (topic dependent) (1)
  • IDS 230 Rites of Passage in Japan and US (1)
  • IDS 334 Field Studies: Environmental Studies and Sustainability in Japan (1)
  • JAPN 201W Modern Japanese Society & Culture (1)
  • REL 262 Japanese Religions (1)
  • RHET 271 Telling the Internment Story

One of the 4 credits can be fulfilled by the following:

  • ASIA 201 Gateway to East Asia (1)
  • ASIA 210 Making and Playing of Traditional Musical Instruments (1)
  • ASIA 288 Introducing Asia to the World (1)
  • ASIA 258 Topics in Asian Studies (1)
  • CHNSE 258 Gender & Mass Communication in Asia (1)
  • HIST 118 East Asian Civilization Since 1800 (1)
  • HIST 331 Asian Environmental History (1)
  • REL 135 Religions of Asia (1)

Requirements for the Japanese Minor (5 Credits)

Five courses from the following (5)

  • JAPN 232 Intermediate Japanese II (1)
  • JAPN 331 Third Year Japanese I (1)
  • JAPN 332 Third Year Japanese II (1)
  • JAPN 430 Japanese Reading and Composition I (1)
  • JAPN 431 Japanese Reading and Composition II (1)
  • JAPN 432 Conversational Japanese I (1)
  • JAPN 434 Conversational Japanese II (1)
  • JAPN 490 Reading and Conference (.5 or 1)
  • JAPN 491 Reading and Conference (.5 or 1)