Associate Professors C. Roberts (chair), K. Schau
The Japanese language program is part of the Asian studies program, and is administered by the Germanic and Asian Languages Department. The Japanese language major includes eight Japanese language courses and four culture courses.
There are two possible minors available, the Japanese language minor and the Japanese study group minor.
The foreign language core requirement can be met by completing JAPN 202 .
During both fall and spring semesters students may participate in a semester program of intensive Japanese language study at the Japan Center for Michigan Universities (JCMU) in Hikone, Japan. The center is run in cooperation with the University of Michigan, Michigan State University and other Michigan colleges and universities. In the summer only intensive Japanese language courses are offered in Japan. The advisors for this program are K. Schau and L. Herzberg of the Germanic and Asian Languages Department.
CoursesJapanese Language and Literature