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Minor in East Asian Languages and Cultures

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Requirements for the Minor

The department offers 2 minor options requiring 18 or 19 credit hours at the junior/senior level:

The first minor option requires completion of the third year of an East Asian language (10 hours of Chinese or Japanese and 6 hours of Korean), and 3 courses about Chinese or Japanese culture or 4 courses on Korea, depending on the student’s language of concentration.

The second minor option requires completion of the second year of Chinese, Japanese, or Korean and 18 hours of course work on Chinese, Japanese, or Korean culture, which must include a premodern and a modern history course, depending on the student’s target language.

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