Japanese - 日本語

The Japanese program at Swarthmore College offers a range of courses in Japanese language, literature, and culture, which are integrated into a broad program of Asian Studies at Swarthmore College. We also provide further offerings in Japanese language, history, culture and society in the Tri-College Community.

Students of Japanese can take advantage of a rich environment for language study, including intensive introductory language courses, language tables and chat hours with native speakers, multimedia resources, and opportunities for study abroad. Explore this site for more information on our faculty, courses, special events, and study abroad options.