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Japanese Studies, BA

Program Overview

The major in Japanese Studies gives you a solid grounding in Japanese language, culture, literature, and linguistics. Delve into courses that cover topics spanning from Japanese history to religion, philosophy, politics, arts, and business.

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Kenny Dong '23

Expand Your Knowledge Across Disciplines

I have done projects relating to both Japanese and computer science. I’m currently working on a directed research project to use generative AI to produce Japanese song lyrics.”

Kenny Dong '23