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Minor Requirements

Requirements:

  • At least 15 units of Japanese language courses
  • At least 16 units of non-language courses from two or more departments
  • All courses must be taken for a letter grade. 
  • If you test out of the upper division Japanese language courses, you may substitute them with upper division non-language courses (See Option 3).

Please choose the most appropriate minor requirement from the below options for your Japanese language skills

[Japanese Studies Minor Requirements Chart]

Option 1:
3 Lower-Division Japanese courses & 4 Upper-Division non-language courses

LD JAPN
(5 units)

LD JAPN
(5 units)

LD JAPN
(5 units)

 

UD Non-lang. course
(4 units)

UD Non-lang. course
(4 units)

UD Non-lang. course
(4 units)

UD Non-lang. course
(4 units)

 

Option 2:
4 Upper-Division Japanese courses & 3 Upper-Division non-lang. courses

UD JAPN
(4 units)

UD JAPN
(4 units)

UD JAPN
(4 units)

UD JAPN
(4 units)

UD Non-lang. course
(4 units)

UD Non-lang. course
(4 units)

UD Non-lang. course
(4 units)

 

 

Option 3 (for those who have tested out of upper division Japanese language courses):
7 Upper-Division non-language courses

UD Non-lang. course
(4 units)

UD Non-lang. course
(4 units)

UD Non-lang. course
(4 units)

UD Non-lang. course
(4 units)

UD Non-lang. course
(4 units)

UD Non-lang. course
(4 units)

UD Non-lang. course
(4 units)

 

 

Questions? Contact Japanese Studies Program via the Virtual Advising Center (VAC)!