OFFICE OF EXTENDED STUDIES (Summer Term, Winter Term, Freshmen Connection, Freshmen First, Pre-College Programs, Professional Programs, Continuing Education Programs)
Appendix D: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND POLICY AND PROCEDURES ON THE DISCLOSURE OF STUDENT EDUCATION RECORDS III-6.30(A)
Appendix J: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND PROCEDURES FOR REVIEW OF ALLEGED ARBITRARY AND CAPRICIOUS GRADING--UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS III-1.20(B)
Appendix M: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND POLICY ON THE COLLECTION, USE AND PROTECTION OF ID NUMBERS VI-26.00(A)
Appendix O: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND POLICY ON PROMOTING RESPONSIBLE ACTION IN MEDICAL EMERGENCIES (APPROVED BY THE PRESIDENT V-1.00(J)
School of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
This 15-credit minor is designed to provide a concentration in Japanese language and an introduction to the academic fields of Japanese literature and linguistics. Additionally, the minor will allow Japanese heritage speakers the opportunity to engage in language study for special purposes (such as Business Japanese, Diplomatic Translation, or Classical Japanese) as well as in the study of Japanese linguistics and literature.
Requirements for the 15 credit minor in Japanese include:
A. 6 credits of Japanese language courses, selected from the following list, with placement based on the student's language proficiency: JAPN202 (6), JAPN301 (6), JAPN302 (6), JAPN401 (3), JAPN402 (3), JAPN403 (3), JAPN404 (3), JAPN405 (3), JAPN406 (3), JAPN411 (3), JAPN412 (3), JAPN499 (3)
B. One 3 credit course focusing on Japanese linguistics selected from the following list: JAPN421, JAPN422, JAPN428, JAPN438
C. One 3 credit course focusing on Japanese literature selected from the following list: JAPN217, JAPN298, JAPN317, JAPN414, JAPN415, JAPN416, JAPN418, JAPN498
D. An additional 3 credits from one of the three lists above.
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