Elementary Japanese (Third Quarter)

Course Description

Continuation of introduction to the Japanese language and culture with further development of materials presented in JAPN 1 and JAPN 2. Emphasis will be on acquisition of the third-quarter high beginner level of four language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) as well as sociocultural knowledge which plays an important role in communicating in the target language. Oral practice based on understanding of the language structure will be further emphasized. More kanji, Sino-Japanese characters will be introduced. Students are expected to integrate three writing systems in order to demonstrate authentic writing skills.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
33216 JAPN 3 61 ·T·R··· 06:30 PM-08:45 PM Min-Jin Kuo L28

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2019-01-07 to 2019-03-29.

Course Details

5 Units
Five hours lecture (60 hours total per quarter).
Gen Ed
General Education Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading


See general education pages for the requirement this course meets.
JAPN 2 (equivalent to two years of high school Japanese) or equivalent.
EWRT 211 and READ 211 (or LART 211), or ESL 272 and 273.
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