Courses

JAPN 101 Elementary Japanese I

A study of the fundamentals of Japanese with emphasis on pronunciation and aura l comprehension. Includes oral and writt en work, cultural material, and selected readings. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laborator y: 1 hr/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 Y. Kumazawa T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM
Fall 2015 Y. Kumazawa T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM

JAPN 102 Elementary Japanese II

A study of the fundamentals of Japanese with emphasis on pronunciation and aura l comprehension. Includes oral and writt en work, cultural material, and selected readings. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laborator y: 1 hr/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments JAPN-102

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 Y. Kumazawa T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM
Spring 2015 Y. Kumazawa T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM
Spring 2016 Y. Kumazawa T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

JAPN 201 Intermediate Japanese I

A review of the essentials of Japanese grammar with the introduction of advance d structures, continued development of t he four essential skills, and further ac quisition of vocabulary. An emphasis wil l be placed on cultural issues and on co nversational skills to handle situations of everyday life and to increase the ra nge of personal expression, inclusion of cultural materials. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk, Laboratory: 1 hr/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 Y. Kumazawa T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Fall 2014 Y. Kumazawa
Fall 2015 Y. Kumazawa T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

JAPN 202 Intermediate Japanese II

A review of the essentials of Japanese grammar with the introduction of advance d structures, continued development of t he four essential skills, and further ac quisition of vocabulary. An emphasis wil l be placed on conversational skills to handle situations of everyday life and t o increase the range of personal express ion, inclusion of cultural materials. Th e course will also include materials to foster a more sophisticated understandin g of the philosophical and cultural foun dation of the countr 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments JAPN-201

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 Y. Kumazawa T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Spring 2015 Y. Kumazawa T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Spring 2016 Y. Kumazawa T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM

JAPN 306 Advanced Studies in Japanese

Guided independent learning to continue the acquisition of Japanese and the study of culture beyond the 202 level. May be repeated for credit. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments JAPN-202

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 Y. Kumazawa
Spring 2015 Y. Kumazawa