Are you into Japanese manga, anime, novels, films, games, technology, cuisines or Tokyo fashion? Perhaps creators such as Miyazaki Hayao or Murakami Haruki? Find your own version of 'cool Japan' by learning the language.

Students learn all aspects of the Japanese language while concentrating on developing practical communicative competence in Japanese in this major.

A wide range of topics including Japanese media and Japanese society are covered within the course structure and interactive face-to-face classroom activities are combined with Computer Assisted Language Learning (CALL). Real-time communications with Japanese people on chat lines are also part of the major.

The Japanese major is available at two levels: Introductory and Post ATAR.