Bachelor of Arts in Japanese - Quantitative Reasoning Category I/II and Stretch English

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 45

This roadmap is a suggested plan of study and does not replace meeting with an advisor. Please note that students may need to adjust the actual sequence of courses based on course availability. Please consult an advisor in your major program for further guidance.

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
ENG 104 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch I 1 3
JAPN 101 First Semester Japanese (Major Core, C2, GP) 4
GE Area A 2 3
GE Area B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) 3 3
GE Area D 3
 Units16
Second Semester
ENG 105 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch II (A2) 1 3
JAPN 102 Second Semester Japanese (Major Core, C2, GP) 4
GE Area A 3
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 5 2
 Units15-16
Third Semester
JAPN 103 Third Semester Japanese (Major Core, C2, GP) 4
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
GE Area E 3
 Units16-17
Fourth Semester
JAPN 250 Intensive Study of Kanji: Level I (Major Core) 6 3
GE Area D 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Three 4 8
 Units14
Fifth Semester
JAPN 250 Intensive Study of Kanji: Level I (Major Core) 6 3
JAPN 301 Japanese Conversation (Major Core) 3
JAPN 302 Japanese Reading and Grammar (Major Core) 3
Select One (GWAR): 3
Writing About Discourse in Interaction - GWAR  
Approaches to Comparative and World Literature - GWAR  
Junior Seminar Humanities Writing - GWAR  
Reading and Analysis of Cultural Texts - GWAR  
GE Area UD-B: Upper-Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units15
Sixth Semester
MLL 325 Linguistics for Foreign Languages (Major Core) 3
Select One (Major Core): 3
Advanced Conversation and Composition I  
Advanced Conversation and Composition II  
JAPN 309 Advanced Readings in Japanese (Major Core, GP) 3
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units15
Seventh Semester
JAPN 510 Modern Japanese Literature (Major Core, GP) 3
Upper-Division Electives (6 units) - Take One 3
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 5 6
 Units15
Eighth Semester
JAPN 401 Topics in Japanese Culture (Major Core) 3
Upper-Division Electives (6 units) - Take One 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Three 5 8
 Units14
 Total Units120-122