Japanese Studies BA, Four-Year Plan

East Asian Studies Department, College of Arts and Sciences

Year One

Year One: Fall
  • AEAJ 101 (LANG) (If needed)
  • AEAS 103 or 104 or AEAJ/AEAC/AEAK 170 (DP-HUM) or (INTLPER)
  • Natural Sciences (DP-NATSCI)
  • Social Sciences (DP-SOCSCI)
Year One: Spring
  • AEAJ 102 (If needed)
  • Arts (DP-ARTS)
  • Writing and Critical Inquiry (WCI)
  • Elective
  • Professional Development or Elective
Year One: Summer
  • Consider coursework
  • Look for a summer job in the area of your studies
  • Consider study abroad options

Year Two

Year Two: Fall
  • AEAJ 201
  • Minor Course
  • Mathematics and Statistics (MATH)
  • U.S. History (CH-USHIS1): Regents < 85 or U.S. History (CH-USHIS2): Regents 85 +
  • Elective
Year Two: Spring
  • AEAJ 202
  • AEAS 205X
  • Minor Course
  • Professional Development or Elective
Year Two: Summer

Look for shadowing opportunities

Year Three

Year Three: Fall
  • AEAJ 301
  • AEAJ Intermediate Prerequisite
  • Minor Course
  • Elective
  • Elective
Year Three: Spring
  • AEAJ 302
  • AEAJ Intermediate Prerequisite
  • Minor Course
  • Challenges for the 21st Century (CHALLENGES)
  • Professional Development or Elective
Year Three: Summer

Consider an internship

Year Four

Year Four: Fall
  • AEAJ 400 Level Seminar
  • AEAJ or AEAS 300-400 Level Elective
  • Minor Course
  • Elective
  • Elective
Year Four: Spring
  • AEAJ 400 Level Seminar
  • AEAJ or AEAS 300-400 Level Elective
  • Minor Course
  • Elective
  • Professional Development or Elective
Year Four: Summer

Congratulations, you've completed your degree!

Notes

General Education Requirements, for students matriculating Fall 2014 and after

  • Mathematics and Statistics (MATH)
  • Writing and Critical Inquiry (WCI)
  • Arts (DP-ARTS)
  • Humanities (DP-HUM)
  • Natural Sciences (DP-NATSCI)
  • Social Sciences (DP-SOCSCI)
  • International Perspectives (INTLPER)
  • Foreign Language (LANG)
  • Challenges for the 21st Century (CHALLENGES)

 

Credit bearing Professional Development Options

  • Community Service (RSSW 290, 291 and 390)
  • Research within major
  • University Internship
  • Departmental Internship
  • U.S. History (CH-USHIS1): Regents < 85 or U.S. History (CH-USHIS2): Regents 85 +
  • Community Engaged Coursework
  • Study Abroad
  • Tutoring Opportunities

This is a suggested course sequence.