Japanese Studies Requirements

Requirements for the Interdepartmental Major in Japanese:

A minimum of seven courses beyond the 101-level, including two courses on the 300-level and one MLT course, or a third course at the 300-level. 4 courses beyond the 101-level are required if combined with participation in a Union Term Abroad to Japan.

Requirements for the Minor in Japanese or Russian:

A minimum of 6 courses at the 101-level or above. For students not participating in the Term Abroad in Japan, or study abroad in Russia, one of those six courses should be an MLT course. For students participating in the Term Abroad in Japan, students may complete their minor in Japanese with 3 additional courses (which can include 100). When selecting courses for the term abroad, students should select courses directly related to the host culture, with the approval of the department chair.