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2017-2018 University Catalog 
2017-2018 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Japanese Minor

15 Credits Required

Requirements for the Minor

C. Japanese Electives (6 credits)

Six hours chosen by the student from Japanese courses at the 30000 or 40000 level (Except courses numbered 33000-33900 or 43000-43900 or 49000.)


Before undertaking this minor, the student must establish proficiency equivalent to Japanese Level IV. Proficiency may be established by taking and passing JPNS 20200 , by examination, or by other evidence acceptable to the Department.

50% of credits for CLA minors must come from Purdue University.

Effective Fall 2003, a minimum GPA of “B” (3.0/4) in the minor is required for the student to graduate with a Japanese minor.

No Departmental credit beyond JPNS 20200  nor credit by exam may be counted toward the minor.


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