Course Descriptions

JAPN& 121 Japanese I • 5 Cr.

Develops beginning level listening and conversation skills along with reading and writing hiragana and katakana characters. Some relevant aspects of Japanese culture are introduced.

JAPN& 122 Japanese II • 5 Cr.

Continues JAPN& 121. Continues to develop listening, speaking, and reading and writing skills of Japanese. Some basic kanji characters and relevant aspects of Japanese culture are introduced. Recommended: JAPN &121 or permission of instructor.

JAPN& 123 Japanese III • 5 Cr.

Continues JAPN& 122. Continues to develop listening, speaking, and reading and writing skills of Japanese. More basic kanji characters and relevant aspects of Japanese culture are introduced. Recommended: JAPN&122 or permission of instructor.

JAPN& 221 Japanese IV • 5 Cr.

Continuation of JAPN& 123. Students practice listening, speaking, reading and writing in integrated activities relating to a main theme. More kanji and relevant aspects of Japanese culture are introduced. Recommended: JAPN&123 or permission of instructor.

JAPN& 222 Japanese V • 5 Cr.

Continues JAPN& 221. Students practice listening, speaking, reading and writing in integrated activities relating to a main theme. More kanji and relevant aspects of Japanese culture are introduced. Recommended: JAPN&221 or permission of instructor.

JAPN& 223 Japanese VI • 5 Cr.

Continues JAPN& 222. Students practice listening, speaking, reading and writing in integrated activities relating to a main theme. More kanji and relevant aspects of Japanese culture are introduced. Recommended: JAPN&222 or permission of instructor.

Note: Special Topics in Japanese 194-197 & 294-297 are not offered at this time.