Japanese Language and Literature (JPN)

Classes

JPN 101 : Elementary Japanese I

This course is an introduction to the Japanese language emphasizing conversation, listening, grammar, reading, and writing.

credits

4

Class Hours

4 lecture

Designations

Graduation Requirement: Alternative Communication — AC

Semester Offered

Fall

JPN 102 : Elementary Japanese II

This is the second semester of an elementary course in spoken and written Japanese. As a first-year course, it emphasizes the spoken language, but increasing attention is given to reading and writing. Students are expected to have an active knowledge of both Hiragana and Katakana.

credits

4

Class Hours

4 lecture

Prerequisites

"C" or higher in JPN 101 or placement test score demonstrating equivalent knowledge and skills.

Designations

Graduation Requirement: Alternative Communication — AC

Semester Offered

Fall, Spring

JPN 201 : Intermediate Japanese I

This is the first half of an intermediate course in spoken and written Japanese. As a second-year course, it emphasizes reading and writing. Students are expected to have an active knowledge of Hiragana, Katakana, and approximately 150 Kanji characters.

credits

4

Class Hours

4 lecture

Prerequisites

"C" or higher in JPN 102 or placement test score demonstrating equivalent knowledge and skills.

Designations

Graduation Requirement: Alternative Communication — AC

Semester Offered

Fall, Spring

JPN 202 : Intermediate Japanese II

This is the second semester of an intermediate course in spoken and written Japanese.

credits

4

Class Hours

4 lecture

Prerequisites

"C" or higher in JPN 201 or placement test score demonstrating equivalent knowledge and skills.

Designations

Graduation Requirement: Alternative Communication — AC

Semester Offered

Fall, Spring