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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 Japanese.
Students may be asked to complete a Placement test.
May not be taken for credit by students with Japanese 30.

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 30
Note:
Students may be asked to complete a Placement test.
Students who have fluent oral skills should contact the Department of Modern Languages for proper placement.

Japanese 1500

Intermediate Language I
Credit hours: 3.0
Contact hours per week:
3-1-0
Development of language skills; oral expression, listening comprehension, reading and writing. Use of the language laboratory.
Prerequisite(s):
Japanese 1100
Note:
Students may be asked to complete a Placement test.
Students who have fluent oral skills should contact the Department of Modern Languages for proper placement.

Japanese 2000

Intermediate Language II
Credit hours: 3.0
Contact hours per week:
3-1-0
Further development of language skills; oral expression, listening comprehension, reading and writing. Use of the language laboratory.
Prerequisite(s):
Japanese 1500
Note:
Students may be asked to complete a Placement test.
Students who have fluent oral skills should contact the Department of Modern Languages for proper placement.

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
Note:
Students may be asked to complete a Placement test.
Students who have fluent oral skills should contact the Department of Modern Languages for proper placement.