Japanese Courses List

List of Subjects in Preparatory Japanese Language Program

  Spring Semester (April-July)) Fall Semester (September-January)
Category Course Name Credit Type Course Name Credit Type
Japanese Japanese ⅠA 5 Required Japanese ⅡA 5 Required
Japanese ⅠB 1 Required Japanese ⅡB 1 Required
Japanese ⅠC 2 Required Japanese ⅡC 2 Required
Japanese ⅠD 3 Required Japanese ⅡD 3 Required
Japanese Seminar Ⅰ 1 Required Japanese Seminar Ⅱ 1 Required
Introductory Kanji 1 Required Intermediate Kanji 1 Required
Japan Studies Japan Studies ⅠA 2 Required Elective Japan Studies ⅡA 2 Required Elective
Japan Studies ⅠB 2 Required Elective Japan Studies ⅡB 2 Required Elective
Japan Studies ⅠC 2 Required Elective Japan Studies ⅡC 2 Elective
Japan Studies ⅠD 2 Required Elective      
Foreign Language English Ⅰ 1 Elective English Ⅱ 1 Elective
Mathematics Mathematics Ⅰ 1 Elective Mathematics Ⅱ 1 Elective

Required Courses: 24 credits (Japanese Language Courses); Required Elective Courses 4 credits (Japan Studies Courses etc.)

Grades and Completion of the Program

Among the grades of S, A, B, C, D, and E, grades from S through D are passing grades and E is the failing grade.
Completion will be determined based on the student’s academic performance, behavior, and attendance.

Language Prerequisites

If a student is admitted under conditional acceptance, he/she will acquire the Japanese language ability necessary to understand the undergraduate courses taught in Japanese. It is desirable that students who have no experience studying Japanese study Hiragana and Katakana before arrival.