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Japanese (JPNS)

Japanese (JPNS)
Faculty of Arts and Science


Note: Japanese courses are offered by the Department of Modern Languages.

Japanese 1000

Beginners' Japanese I
Credit hours: 3.0
Contact hours per week: 3-2-0
Fundamentals of spoken and written Japanese. Use of the language laboratory.
Note: For students with little or no knowledge of the Japanese language. Mandatory placement test for all registrants.
May not be taken for credit by students with Japanese 30 or equivalent.

Japanese 1100

Beginners' Japanese II
Credit hours: 3.0
Contact hours per week: 3-2-0
Continuation of Japanese 1000.
Prerequisite(s): One of Japanese 1000 or [Japanese 10 or 20];
A satisfactory grade in the mandatory placement test
Note: May not be taken for credit by students with Japanese 30 or equivalent.

Japanese 1500

Intermediate Language I
Credit hours: 3.0
Contact hours per week: 3-2-0
Development of language skills; oral expression, listening comprehension, reading and writing. Use of the language laboratory.
Prerequisite(s): One of Japanese 1100 or [Japanese 30 or equivalent];
A satisfactory grade in the mandatory placement test

Japanese 2000

Intermediate Language II
Credit hours: 3.0
Contact hours per week: 3-2-0
Further development of language skills; oral expression, listening comprehension, reading and writing. Use of the language laboratory.
Prerequisite(s): Japanese 1500 or equivalent

Japanese 3001

Advanced Language
Credit hours: 3.0
Contact hours per week: 3-0-0
Further training in the skills of speaking, reading, writing and listening comprehension.
Prerequisite(s): Japanese 2000 or equivalent