Japanese Minor

The minor in Japanese is available as an adjunct to all majors in the B.A., B.Sc., and BASc. except the General Major in the Humanities if Japanese is chosen as one of the disciplinary streams.

Required courses:
Six courses (18.0 credit hours) in Japanese and related subjects as follows:
A minimum of four Japanese (JPNS) courses (12.0 credit hours) for which the language of instruction is Japanese, including a minimum of one Japanese course (3.0 credit hours) at the 3000/4000 level.
Note: Japanese 2850, Japanese 3850, or Japanese 4850 may be included with permission of the Department of Modern Languages.
Up to two courses from the following list, for which the language of instruction is English, may be counted among the six courses required for the minor in Japanese:
Interdisciplinary Studies 2008 - Japan and the Japanese (Series)
Interdisciplinary Studies 2600 - Study Tour of Japan
Note: Offerings in Modern Languages 2850, Modern Languages 3850, or Modern Languages 4850 with a focus on Japanese language or culture may be included, with permission of the Department of Modern Languages.

No more than one Independent Study (Japanese 2990, 3990, 4990) or Applied Studies (Japanese 2980, 3980, 4980) course may be counted towards the minor.

Additional restrictions apply. See Part 7 of the UofL Calendar for complete details.

Note: Minors are linked to your calendar year and some minors may not be available for previous calendar years. Your calendar year will be the year of your most recent admission to the University of Lethbridge. Contact an Academic Advisor for more information (see Academic Advising).