Japanese   (JPNS)

Faculty of Arts and Science

Japanese 1000

Beginners' Japanese I

Credit hours: 3.00

Contact hours per week: 3-1-0

Fundamentals of spoken and written Japanese. Use of the language laboratory.

Lib Ed Req:Fine Arts and Humanities

Note:For students with little or no knowledge of Japanese. All students must complete the Student Information Form and the placement test, if required. Results will determine placement in the appropriate course. Credit for Japanese 1000 will not normally be granted to students with Japanese 30, or equivalent. Students may be able to take this course for credit with permission of the Department of Modern Languages if high school Japanese courses were completed more than five years ago.

Japanese 1100

Beginners' Japanese II

Credit hours: 3.00

Contact hours per week: 3-1-0

Continuation of Japanese 1000.

Prerequisite(s):One of Japanese 1000 or Japanese 30

Lib Ed Req:Fine Arts and Humanities

Note:Students with Japanese 30 must complete the Student Information Form and the placement test, if required. Results will determine placement in the appropriate course. Students who have fluent oral skills should contact the Department of Modern Languages for proper placement.

Japanese 2010

Intermediate Language I

Credit hours: 3.00

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

Equivalent:Japanese 1500 (prior to 2019/2020)

Lib Ed Req:Fine Arts and Humanities

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 2020

Intermediate Language II

Credit hours: 3.00

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 2010

Equivalent:Japanese 2000 (prior to 2019/2020)

Lib Ed Req:Fine Arts and Humanities

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: 3.00

Contact hours per week: 3-0-0

Further training in the skills of speaking, reading, writing and listening comprehension.

Prerequisite(s):Japanese 2020

Lib Ed Req:Fine Arts and Humanities

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.