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Japanese Studies Program
Minor

The Japanese Minor

Note: The grade point average of the coursework comprising the minor must be no less than 2.00 with no course grade below C- (1.70).

Five units, including an approved study abroad experience and

Four courses in Japanese at the 300 level or above

For the last course of the Japanese minor, students are strongly encouraged to take a 400-level course in Japanese. They may also elect to take one elective from the list below with a C-LAC in Japanese:

  • HIST-250 Modern East Asia 1600-1960

  • HIST-255 Meiji Japan: An Emperor and the World Named for Him

  • HIST-341 History and Memory: WWII in East Asia

  • PLSC-343 Politics of Asia

  • PLSC-357 International Relations of East Asia

  • RELG-355 Selected Asian Religions

Students are expected to fulfill all prerequisites necessary for courses within the minor. Prerequisites do not count toward the minor unless otherwise noted.