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Japanese Studies Minor*

Department of Literature, Language, Writing, and Philosophy

The 15-credit Japanese studies interdisciplinary minor provides students with an overview of Japanese language and culture. The minor includes instruction in beginning and intermediate Japanese and course work in Japanese culture.

Required Courses (6 credits)


Electives (9 credits)


*Effective Fall 2015

NOTE: Students who previously declared an 18-credit minor in this area must complete a "Declaration of Minor" form (available in the Records Office) in order to convert to the revised, 15-credit minor. Students who convert to the revised minor MUST complete all requirements affiliated with the 15-credit minor. no course substitutions will be permitted.


Odysseus Makridis, Ph.D.
Department Chair
Tel: 973-443-8096

Literature, Language, Writing, and Philosophy Department
Fairleigh Dickinson University
285 Madison Ave - M-MS3-01
Madison, NJ 07940

Fairleigh Dickinson University Mansion
Office Location
Third Floor, side wing staircase
Hennessy Hall (Mansion)

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