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College of Arts & Sciences

Japanese Minor

Minor code: ORJAPN

Contact: Dr. David Bell

Program Overview

A Japanese minor requires a minimum of 15 hours of language (JPN) courses beyond 2120 with a grade of C (2.0) or better in each course. There are no specific course requirements, but prerequisites must be observed. Consult with the Linguistics Department to develop a minor.

Careers and Graduate School

The purpose of the Japanese minor is to equip students with basic language skills to pursue interests related to their major or in new and/or different directions. Some students will continue their formal education in graduate school, while others will enter the workforce right away. Some students will begin internships that require a basic knowledge of Japanese.

Admissions Information

Freshman/First-Year Admission: No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Change to Program Policy: No selective or limited admission requirements.

External Transfer Admission: No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Degree Requirements

University-wide Graduation Requirements

To complete this program, students must meet all University-wide graduation requirements.

College-Level Requirements for the College of Arts & Sciences

View the Liberal Arts Distribution Requirements for the College of Arts & Sciences.

To complete this program, students must meet all University-wide graduation requirements.

Minor Hours Requirement

The Japanese minor requires a minimum of 15 hours:

Program Requirements

Complete at least 15 hours from the courses listed below with a grade of C (2.0) or better in each course:    

  • JPN 3410 - Business Japanese I Credit Hours: 3
  • JPN 3480 - Readings in Japanese Culture I Credit Hours: 3
  • JPN 3490 - Readings in Japanese Culture II Credit Hours: 3
  • JPN 3110 - Advanced Japanese I Credit Hours: 3
  • JPN 3120 - Advanced Japanese II Credit Hours: 3
  • JPN 3380 - Spoken Japanese I Credit Hours: 3
  • JPN 3390 - Spoken Japanese II Credit Hours: 3
  • JPN 3990 - Special Studies in Japanese Credit Hours: 1 - 3
  • JPN 4110 - Fourth-Year Japanese I Credit Hours: 3
  • JPN 4120 - Fourth-Year Japanese II Credit Hours: 3

 

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