Japanese (JPN)

JPN 111, FIRST-YEAR JAPANESE, 4 Credits

Designed to help students develop an understanding of basic language structures and to acquire the ability to use them appropriately in a variety of practical, everyday social contexts. Primary focus is on verbal and non-verbal communication skills. Native and/or bilingual speakers of Japanese will not receive credit for JPN 111, JPN 112, JPN 113. Lec/lab/rec.

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JPN 112, FIRST-YEAR JAPANESE, 4 Credits

Designed to help students develop an understanding of basic language structures and to acquire the ability to use them appropriately in a variety of practical, everyday social contexts. Primary focus is on verbal and non-verbal communication skills. Native and/or bilingual speakers of Japanese will not receive credit for JPN 111, JPN 112, JPN 113. Lec/lab/rec.

Prerequisite: JPN 111 with D- or better

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JPN 113, FIRST-YEAR JAPANESE, 4 Credits

Designed to help students develop an understanding of basic language structures and to acquire the ability to use them appropriately in a variety of practical, everyday social contexts. Primary focus is on verbal and non-verbal communication skills. Native and/or bilingual speakers of Japanese will not receive credit for JPN 111, JPN 112, JPN 113. Lec/lab/rec.

Prerequisite: JPN 112 with D- or better

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JPN 151, INTRODUCTION TO KANJI, 1 Credit

Covers basic kanjis (Chinese characters) to complement the First Year Japanese course series. Explores characteristics and functions of kanji such as on-reading, kun-reading, and how and when to use them. Practices reading and writing kanjis. Taught in English.

Prerequisite: JPN 112 with D- or better

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JPN 199, SPECIAL STUDIES: INTENSIVE JAPANESE, 1-16 Credits

May be repeated for credit when topic varies. Not offered every year.

This course is repeatable for 16 credits.

JPN 211, SECOND-YEAR JAPANESE, 4 Credits

Continued development of basic oral communication skills as required in a variety of social contexts. Initial development of reading skills. Native and/or bilingual speakers of Japanese will not receive credit for JPN 211, JPN 212, JPN 213.

Prerequisite: JPN 113 with D- or better

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JPN 212, SECOND-YEAR JAPANESE, 4 Credits

Continued development of basic oral communication skills as required in a variety of social contexts. Initial development of reading skills. Native and/or bilingual speakers of Japanese will not receive credit for JPN 211, JPN 212, JPN 213.

Prerequisite: JPN 211 with D- or better

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JPN 213, SECOND-YEAR JAPANESE, 4 Credits

Continued development of basic oral communication skills as required in a variety of social contexts. Initial development of reading skills. Native and/or bilingual speakers of Japanese will not receive credit for JPN 211, JPN 212, JPN 213. Completion of JPN 213 with a grade of C- or better satisfies BA requirement in foreign languages.

Prerequisite: JPN 212 with D- or better

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JPN 299, SPECIAL STUDIES, 1-16 Credits

May be repeated for credit when topic varies. Not offered every year.

This course is repeatable for 16 credits.

JPN 311, THIRD-YEAR JAPANESE, 3 Credits

Continued development of oral communication skills as required in a variety of social contexts. Further development of reading skills.

Prerequisite: JPN 213 with C- or better or placement test

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JPN 312, THIRD-YEAR JAPANESE, 3 Credits

Continued development or oral communication skills as required in a variety of social contexts. Further development of reading skills.

Prerequisite: JPN 311 with C- or better or placement test

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JPN 313, THIRD-YEAR JAPANESE, 3 Credits

Continued development or oral communication skills as required in a variety of social contexts. Further development of reading skills.

Recommended: JPN 312

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JPN 329, SPECIAL TOPICS IN LANGUAGE, CULTURE, OR LITERATURE, 1-16 Credits

May be repeated for credit when topic varies. Not offered every year.

This course is repeatable for 16 credits.

JPN 379, PROCTOR EXPERIENCE, 1-2 Credits

Supervised practicum for advanced students, with assignment as proctor or tutor in lower-division Japanese courses. No credit may be used to satisfy requirements for a minor in Japanese.

This course is repeatable for 6 credits.

JPN 399, SPECIAL TOPICS, 1-16 Credits

May be repeated for credit when topic varies. Not offered every year.

This course is repeatable for 16 credits.

JPN 402, INDEPENDENT STUDY, 1-16 Credits

This course is repeatable for 16 credits.

JPN 405, READING AND CONFERENCE, 1-16 Credits

This course is repeatable for 16 credits.

JPN 410, INTERNSHIP, 1-15 Credits

This course is repeatable for 15 credits.

JPN 502, INDEPENDENT STUDY, 1-16 Credits

This course is repeatable for 16 credits.

JPN 505, READING AND CONFERENCE, 1-16 Credits

This course is repeatable for 16 credits.