Japanese Studies Minor

Immerse yourself in the Japanese language, civilization and culture.

Japanese studies is an interdisciplinary minor that focuses on Japanese language and culture. This program is one of the most comprehensive Japanese programs in South Carolina.

What will I learn?

You may gain proficiency in the Japanese language and gain cultural expertise. You will learn how to navigate diverse cultures.

Along with the language courses, literature courses are offered in English. This is a great option for students who do not speak Japanese but are interested in Japanese culture.

You will also gain important communication and analytical skills.

View Curriculum: Japanese Studies Minor

Program Highlights

Study Abroad

Immerse yourself and gain important cross-cultural skills through a study abroad program. The College of Charleston has an exchange program with Kansai Gaidai University of Foreign Studies in Osaka, Japan. You can study for a semester or a year.