Japanese Minor

For information, contact the Department of German, Russian, Asian, and Middle Eastern Languages and Cultures, 172 Irvin Hall, 513-529-2526.

This minor provides exposure to literature and culture along with systematic language training in speaking, listening, reading, and writing.

Japanese language, culture, and relevant courses transferred from other institutions may be used to fulfill requirements. A minimum 2.00 GPA is required for all courses in the minor.

Program Requirements

(18 semester hours)

Select four courses from the following: 112
Second Year Japanese
Second Year Japanese
Third Year Japanese
Third Year Japanese
Fourth Year Japanese
Fourth Year Japanese
Select two courses from the following: 6
Introduction to Linguistics
Japanese Tales of the Supernatural in English Translation
Drama in China and Japan in English Translation
Topics in Japanese Literature in English Translation
Survey of Japanese Cinema
Introduction to Japanese Linguistics
Fourth Year Japanese
and Fourth Year Japanese 2

Other courses, including one-time offerings, honors courses, etc., may count; contact the Japanese program advisor.


 If not used for language hours