Japanese Studies
Japanese Studies Minor

Students desiring a minor in Japanese Studies will be required to fulfill the following sequence:

1) Japanese 201 Intermediate Japanese I

2) Japanese 202 Intermediate Japanese II

3) LC 304 Cross-cultural Communication: US and Japan

4) Two courses, one of which should be a 300-level course, or three courses from the following:

  • Anthropology 280 Self and Society in Japan
  • Japanese 301 Advanced Japanese
  • Japanese 303 Studies of Japanese Linguistics
  • Japanese 310 Studies in Literature & Humanities
  • Japanese 311 Studies in Social Science
  • Japanese 410 Advanced Japanese Language Studies
  • LC 106/JPN 306 Japanese Studies through Anime
  • LC 202 Japanese Literature and Culture
  • LC 205 Language and Culture in Japan
  • LC 207 Language and Gender, US and Japan
  • LC 209/JPN309 Business Communication in Japan
  • LC 303 War and Peace in Japan
  • LC 308 Japanese Way of Life
  • History 101 Introduction to Japanese History
  • History 202 World War II in the Pacific
  • History 301 Modern Japan, 1900-Present
  • History 490 War/ Revolution 20th C Asia
  • Religion 292 Religion in Contemporary Japan
  • Fine Arts 120 Japanese Film and Aesthetics
  • Physics 239 Problems-Nuclear Disarmament