Minor in Japanese

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The Japanese minor consists of 23 units of lower and upper division coursework. Up to 10 units of prerequisite coursework or demonstrated language proficiency is required to begin the minor.

Upper-division courses in Japanese are generally conducted in Japanese, and students are expected to use Japanese in their speaking, reading, and writing.

Japanese, Minor — 23 units

Required Courses (20 units)

JAPN 103Third Semester Japanese5
JAPN 250Individualized Study of Kanji: Levels 1-3 and Above (Level 1)3
JAPN 301Japanese Conversation3
JAPN 302Japanese Reading and Grammar3
JAPN 250Individualized Study of Kanji: Levels 1-3 and Above (Level 2)3
JAPN 305Advanced Conversation and Composition I3
or JAPN 306 Advanced Conversation and Composition II
JAPN 309Advanced Readings in Japanese3

Upper-Division Electives (3 units)

on advisement

Individual student programs will be designed by an academic advisor, according to student's background and need.