A minor in Japanese requires completion of at least seven courses beyond JAPN 111. A student may not complete both a major and a minor in the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures which focus on the same language. In meeting the requirements of this discipline-based minor, a student may not use more than nine credits used to meet the requirements of another major or minor. Japanese minors are encouraged, though not required, to study abroad (for Spring Term or longer) in a reputable language-based Japanese program. Students must complete JAPN 111 or equivalent prior to declaring the minor.
1. Language requirement: JAPN 112, 261, and 262, or equivalent
2. At least two 300- level Japanese-language courses chosen from JAPN 301, 302, 311, 312
3. At least one course on Japanese literature chosen from LIT 221, 222, 223, 225
4. Additional course(s) chosen from EALL 175; JAPN 311, 312; LIT 221, 222, 223, 225; or one course only chosen from JAPN 115, 265, and 365