Miyajima, HiroshimaCourse Descriptions
 
101 BEGINNING JAPANESE I

5 Units

Japanese 101 presents the fundamentals of Japanese grammar. The students are trained to pronounce correctly, to acquire a small working vocabulary for conversation and writing, and to read and write both hiragana and katakana (native Japanese alphabets). Lecture 5 hours.

Recommended preparation: Eligibility for English 120 and ESL 151.

Note: This course is not intended for students with oral profi ciency or who have attended schools where Japanese was the language of instruction.

Transfer credit: CSU, UC, USC
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102 BEGINNING JAPANESE II

5 Units

Japanese 102 continues to present the fundamentals of Japanese grammar. It trains further in correct pronunciation, and presents kanji (Chinese characters). Discussions in Japanese will stress verb forms and vocabulary building. Lecture 5 hours.

Prerequisite: Japanese 101 or equivalent.

Transfer credit: CSU, UC, USC

103 INTERMEDIATE JAPANESE I iyashi no sato from Crystal homes

5 Units

Japanese 103 continues the study of Japanese grammar and vocabulary and begins the study of short narrative writings. Conversational fl uency, composition writing and familiarity with Japanese culture are the focus of this class. Emphasis will be placed on the customs, culture and institutions of the Japanese people. Lecture 5 hours.

Prerequisite: Japanese 102 or equivalent.

Note: This course is offered during the Fall semester only.

Transfer credit: CSU, UC, USC

104 INTERMEDIATE JAPANESE II

5 UnitsJapanese 104 completes the study of Japanese grammar and vocabulary and continues the study of short narrative writings. Conversational fl uency, composition writing and increased familiarity with Japanese culture are the focus of this class. Emphasis will be placed on the customs, culture and institutions of the Japanese people. Lecture 5 hours. 

Prerequisite: Japanese 103 or equivalent.

Note: This course is offered during the Spring semester only.

Transfer credit: UC, CSU, USC

 

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