Academic Catalog 2021-2022

Slippery Rock University

Japanese Studies, Certificate

To access Certificate Requirements, please view the Curriculum Guide tab.

Related Links

Japanese Studies, Certificate Program Page

Modern Language and Cultures Department Page

Professional Licensure/Certification Page

Curriculum Guide

GPA Requirement

Certificate GPA: 2.0 or higher

Certificate Requirements

Required Core Courses
JAPN 101Japanese Language and Culture I 13
JAPN 102Japanese Language and Culture II 13
JAPN 103Japanese Language and Culture III 13
If a student has tested out of the Core JAPN requirements, a total of nine JAPN credits must still be successfully passed. Select from:0-9
Intermediate Japanese I 1
Topics in Japanese Culture
Introduction to Asian Civilizations
Select six credits from one of the following groups:6
Political Emphasis
Topics in Japanese Culture
Department Approved Course
Historical Emphasis
Modern Japan
East Asian Military Traditions
Modern Asian Pacific Rim
Topics in Japanese Culture
Cultural and Literary Emphasis
Asian Literature
Asian Film
World Literature (by Advisement)
Cultural Area Studies
Cultural Area Studies
Issues in Asia; Women in Asian Societies
Topics in Japanese Culture
World Religions (by Advisement)
Total Hours15

Important Curriculum Guide Notes

This Curriculum Guide is provided to help SRU students and prospective students better understand their intended major curriculum. Enrolled SRU students should note that the My Rock Audit may place already-earned and/or in progress courses in different, yet valid, curriculum categories. Enrolled SRU students should use the My Rock Audit Report and materials and information provided by their faculty advisers to ensure accurate progress towards degree completion. The information on this guide is current as of the date listed. Students are responsible for curriculum requirements at the time of enrollment at the University.

PASSHE - Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Institutions

This program is effective as of Spring 2019.
Revised 10-2019