April Kim, BA Japanese 2017, produces a piece for NHK World

One of our alumni, April Kim, has produced a news piece for NHK World titled "US Presidential Campaign Divides Communities". Congrats!

https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/news/videos/20191030125752381/

Japanese Language and Literature Programs

The Japanese Language and Literature Program offers undergraduates a major and a minor in Japanese. A full course listing is available on the GW Bulletin.


Major in Japanese Language and Literature

The following requirements must be fulfilled:

  1. The general requirements of the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences.
  2. Prerequisite courses: JAPN 1001-2, 2003-4, or equivalent.
  3. Required courses for the major:
  4. 18 additional credit hours of upper level Japanese courses.
  5. 6 credit hours in related upper level courses outside the program, as approved by the program advisor.

A requirement worksheet is provided.


Minor in Japanese and Literature

The following requirements must be fulfilled:

  1. Prerequisite courses: JAPN 1001-2, 2003-4, or equivalent.
  2. Required courses for the minor: JAPN 3105-6
  3. 12 additional credit hours of upper level Japanese courses, of which 3 credit hours must be chosen from the following:

requirement worksheet is provided.

MAATJ's Project J.Life

Mid-Atlantic Association of Teachers of Japanese is collecting inspirational stories from professionals who have studied Japanese. To check out the current collection or share your story, visit here and follow "Advocacy Project" to "Project J.Life."

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ACTFL Initiative: Lead with Languages

Professor Tsujioka's class and her students as well as Professor Hamano's old student are featured in this promotional video created by ACTFL.