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Minor - Japanese

Minor - Japanese


Knowledge of a foreign language is important in today's world for practical, cultural, and intellectual reasons. Those who are proficient in a second language have a clear advantage in many fields, becoming "citizens of the world" in a time when communication with and an understanding of other cultures are paramount.

Course Requirements

The minor in Japanese requires the completion of 15 hours of Japanese courses, beyond the 100 level. A maximum of 9 credits for the minor may be taken through an approved study abroad program.

Other Academic Requirements

Grades lower than C in modern languages courses will not be counted toward the major or minor in modern languages.

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