Subject: Japanese
Credit units: 3
Offered: Either Term 1 or Term 2
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
College: Arts and Science
Department: Lang, Lit and Cultural Studies


This course offers introductory (elementary) level Japanese language instruction. The course is for beginners who have a keen interest in Japan and the language and have taken Japanese 114.3 or equivalent. The aim of the course is to develop the basic skills of writing, reading, listening, and speaking. In Japanese 117.3, students will learn more kanji and grammar patterns based on Japanese 114.3. By the end of this course students will be at a similar level to Japanese-Language Proficiency Test Level N5.

Prerequisite(s): JPNS 114

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