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Japanese Courses

JAPN 101. Elementary Japanese I. 4 credits.

The fundamentals of Japanese through listening, speaking, reading and writing. Practice in pronunciation and development of comprehension. Requires one hour of work a week in the language laboratory. If the student has had two or more years of the language in high school, he/she will not receive credit for the course.

JAPN 102. Elementary Japanese II. 4 credits.

The fundamentals of Japanese through a higher level of listening, speaking, reading and writing. Practice in pronunciation and development of comprehension. Requires one hour of work a week in the language laboratory. If the student has had two or more years of the language in high school, he/she will not receive credit for the course. Prerequisite: JAPN 101.

JAPN 111. Intensive Japanese I. 6 credits.

The fundamentals of Japanese through listening, speaking, reading and writing. The four-week course is the equivalent of JAPN 101-102.

JAPN 212. Intensive Japanese II. 6 credits.

The fundamentals of Japanese through listening, speaking, reading and writing. The four-week course is the equivalent to JAPN 231-232. Prerequisites: JAPN 102 or JAPN 111 or permission of the instructor.

JAPN 231. Intermediate Japanese I. 3 credits.

A thorough review of Japanese grammar, vocabulary building, conversation, composition and reading. Prerequisite: JAPN 102 or JAPN 111.

JAPN 232. Intermediate Japanese II. 3 credits.

A thorough review of Japanese grammar and vocabulary building, conversation, composition and reading. Prerequisite: JAPN 231 or permission of the instructor.

JAPN 300. Japanese Grammar and Communication. 3 credits.

Intensive training in grammatical structures and their application to oral and written communication. Instruction is in Japanese. Fulfills the College of Arts and Letters writing-intensive requirements for possible international affairs majors and/or IBUS majors. Prerequisite: JAPN 232 or  JAPN 212.

JAPN 320. Japanese Oral and Written Communication. 3 credits.

Intensive training in the use of modern, everyday Japanese with emphasis on conversation and composition. Readings in Japanese will provide a context for discussion and writing. Instruction is in Japanese. Prerequisite: JAPN 300 or permission of the instructor.

JAPN 490. Special Studies in Japanese. 3 credits.

Special topics or independent studies in Japanese. 




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