BABA General Studies Specialization: Foreign Languages and Literatures: Japanese

The Foreign Languages and Literatures: Japanese (EAJ) area of specialization provides students with a foundation in the Japanese language and acquaints students with the literature and cultural history of Japan. For career information visit the UF Career Connections Center.


Students are required to have a minimum of four classes totaling 12 hours from any of the 3000-4000 level courses listed below and maintain a minimum 2.0 area of specialization GPA. Visit the Undergraduate Catalog Courses page to find more details for each course.

  • Any 3000 or 4000-level JPN, JPT, and JPW courses, excluding 4905 courses

Contact Information

You are always welcome to meet with an advisor in the Heavener School of Business, however, advising specifically related to Foreign Languages and Literatures: Japanese is available through the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. For registration, scheduling, and area-specific questions, please contact:

Dr. Ann Wehmeyer
320 Pugh Hall

Minor Option

A minor is available in this area of specialization. To complete the minor students must earn 15-19 credit hours. You can find out more about the East Asian Languages and Literature minor in the Undergraduate Catalog.