Japanese Studies Requirements (BA)

Japanese Studies (BA)

Unique Requirements
1. Foundation in Japanese language
JAPANESE 101BEGINNING JAPANESE I4
JAPANESE 102BEGINNING JAPANESE II4
2. English writing proficiency
ENGLISH 370ADVANCED COMPOSITION3
Language Core
JAPANESE 103BEGINNING JAPANESE III4
JAPANESE 201INTERMEDIATE JAPANESE I4
JAPANESE 202INTERMEDIATE JAPANESE II3
JAPANESE 203INTERMEDIATE JAPANESE III3
JAPANESE 499THESIS IN JAPANESE STUDIES (capstone)3
Electives: Japanese Language, History and Culture
Select 4 courses (12 units) from the following: 112
JAPANESE CONTEMPORARY ISSUES THROUGH THE LENS OF THE MEDIA
EXCHANGE STUDY 2
JAPANESE LITERATURE
JAPANESE LITERATURE
GENDER AND FAMILY IN JAPAN
GENDER AND FAMILY IN JAPAN
GENDER AND FAMILY IN JAPAN
CONTEMPORARY JAPANESE SOCIETY
CONTEMPORARY JAPANESE SOCIETY
CONTEMPORARY JAPANESE SOCIETY
MODERN JAPAN
MODERN JAPAN
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS OF JAPAN
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS OF JAPAN
TOPICS IN JAPANESE STUDIES
TRAVEL STUDY 3
INTERNSHIP IN JAPANESE CULTURE 4
EXCHANGE STUDY 5
INDEPENDENT STUDY 6
INDEPENDENT STUDY - UNDERGRADUATE RESEARC 6
Japan in Global Context
Select 1 course (3 units) from the following:3
INTRODUCTION TO ASIAN RELIGIONS
INTRODUCTION TO ASIAN RELIGIONS
EAST ASIAN TRADITION
THE EAST ASIAN TRADITION
EAST ASIA SINCE 1800
EAST ASIA SINCE 1800
INTRODUCTION TO ASIAN STUDIES
BUDDHISM: THE MIDDLE WAY
BUDDHISM: THE MIDDLE WAY
ASIAN RELIGIOUS THOUGHT
ASIAN RELIGIOUS THOUGHT
ASIAN LITERATURES
ASIAN LITERATURES
CONTEMPORARY CHINESE SOCIETY
CONTEMPORARY CHINESE SOCIETY
POPULATION STUDIES
GEOGRAPHY OF EAST ASIA
GEOGRAPHY OF EAST ASIA
MODERN CHINA
MODERN CHINA
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS OF ASIA
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS OF ASIA
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS IN CHINA
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS OF CHINA
EXCHANGE STUDY 5
Milestones
A portfolio with 3 projects or papers from courses in the major
An oral exit interview in Japanese
Total Units32

An approved minor is required for this major.