Japanese Minor

The 18-credit Japanese minor provides courses that enable students to achieve proficiency in reading, writing, and speaking Japanese and to acquire a fundamental understanding of Japanese culture. Through these courses, students will be equipped with the necessary language skills to further their studies and achieve their career goals.

Inquiries: Wing Shan Ho (how@montclair.edu)

Program Requirements

Required Courses
JAPN 101Beginning Japanese I3
JAPN 112Beginning Japanese II3
JAPN 121Intermediate Japanese I3
JAPN 132Intermediate Japanese II3
Complete 2 courses from the following:6
Japanese Conversation and Culture
Kanji through Reading
Reading in Japanese
Gender and Social Status in the Japanese Language through Manga and Short Stories
Advanced Japanese I
Advanced Japanese II
Advanced Japanese III
Japanese Study Abroad 1
Advanced Japanese IV
Special Topics in Asian Culture
Total Credits18

Only 3 credits of this variable credit course may count toward the minor.