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Language Program: Japanese

The Department of Modern Languages currently offers four semesters of Japanese.

Japanese companies account for a substantial amount of automotive manufacturing in regions of Kentucky. Set yourself apart by taking on a language known for innovation, design, and creativity in traditional and modern arts.

The American Association of Teachers of Japanese gives ten more reasons.

JAPN 101 Elementary Japanese I

JAPN 102 Elementary Japanese II

JAPN 201 Intermediate Japanese I

JAPN 202 Intermediate Japanese II

Choose the right study abroad program for you through the Office of Study Abroad and Global Learning.

Consider a Major and Minor in Asian Religions and Cultures

Apply for a Critical Languages Scholarship. Students who have studied Japanese show a commitment to the language and are likely to be more competitive for these prestigious awards for intensive language study abroad.

Would you like to know more about studying Japanese at WKU? Paul Collins is the instructor for Japanese at WKU. Contact him for questions about placement, departmental exams, scholarships, and study abroad opportunities.




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 Last Modified 2/3/21