Requirements

Requirements for the Japanese Studies Major (12 Credits)

Two credits from the following Core courses (2)

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)

  • JAPN 314W (IT; 4th Sem Lang Req) Japanese Literature in Translation (1)
  • JAPN 340 (IT; 4th Sem Lang Req) The Japanese Cinema (1)
  • HIST 381 (TH) History of Modern Japan (1)
  • HIST 445 Postwar Japan (1)

Four credits from the following (4)

  • ARTH 113 (IT) Introduction to Chinese Art History (1)
  • ARTH 114 (IT) Introduction to Japanese Art History (1)
  • ASIA 258 Topics in Asian Studies (1)
  • ASIA 352 Field Study in Asia (1)
  • CHNSE 232 Intermediate Chinese II (1)
  • CHNSE 254 (4th Sem Lang Req) Folklore and Identity (1)
  • CHNSE 332 (IT) Third Year Chinese II (1)
  • CHNSE 431 Reading in Humanities (1)
  • CHNSE 432 Introduction to Classical Chinese Texts and Thoughts (1)
  • HIST 118 (TH) East Asian Civilization Since 1800 (1)
  • HIST 331 (TH) Asian Environmental History (1)
  • HIST 383 Mao's China (1)
  • IDS 230 (US) Rites of Passage in Japan and US (1)
  • JAPN 201W Modern Japanese Society & Culture (1)
  • JAPN 240 Japanese Language and Culture (1)
  • REL 135 (IT) Religions of Asia (1)
  • REL 262 Japanese Religions (1)

* Only one of these China-focused courses may be counted toward Japanese Studies Major

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)