JAPANESE

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JAPN 1001 - Japanese for Communication I
A companion course to JAPN 1103 with emphasis on speaking and comprehension skills. Recommended that it be taken simultaneously with JAPN 1103 or after. Prerequisite: JAPN 1103 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

JAPN 1103 - Japanese 1
A beginning course in understanding, speaking, reading, and writing Japanese. The first in a sequence of related courses.

JAPN 1201 - Japanese for Communication II
Continued instruction in basic language concepts and beginning conversational skills. Conducted in Japanese. Prerequisite: JAPN 1103 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

JAPN 1213 - Japanese II
Continued instruction in understanding, speaking, reading, and writing Japanese. The second in a sequence of related courses. Prerequisite: JAPN 1103 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

JAPN 1301 - Japanese for Communication III
Continued instruction to develop oral fluency and conversational skills. Conducted in Japanese. Prerequisite: JAPN 1213 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

JAPN 1313 - Japanese III
Continued instruction in understanding, speaking, reading, and writing Japanese. The third in a sequence of related courses. Prerequisite: JAPN 1213 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

JAPN 1401 - Japanese for Communication IV
Continued instruction to develop oral fluency and conversational skills. Conducted in Japanese. Prerequisite: JAPN 1313 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

JAPN 1413 - Japanese IV
Continued instruction in understanding speaking, reading, and writing Japanese. The fourth in a sequence of related courses. Prerequisite: JAPN 1313 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

JAPN 2033 - Japanese Literature in Translation
Readings of literary works in translation selected to increase the student’s knowledge of Japanese societies. Conducted in English.

JAPN 2071 - Japanese History and Geography Introduction
A survey of Japanese history and geography as it relates to modern day Japanese societies and language with an awareness of the relationship between the physical, political, and linguistic regions. Conducted in English.

JAPN 2113 - Intermediate Japanese I
An intermediate course in understanding, speaking, reading, and writing Japanese. Taught in Japanese. Prerequisite: JAPN 1413 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

JAPN 2143 - Japanese Civilization and Culture
Conversations and readings concerning Japanese culture and civilization. Conducted in Japanese. Prerequisite: JAPN 2113 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

JAPN 2213 - Intermediate Japanese II
An intermediate course in understanding, speaking, reading, and writing Japanese. Taught in Japanese. Prerequisite: JAPN 1413 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

JAPN 2320 - International Work and/or Study Seminar
Practicum with an international firm and/or study abroad. Focus on application and enhancement of language skills (oral and written forms). Lecture and/or laboratory equivalent. Prerequisite: Approval of Dean of Global Education and Associate Dean before enrollment and in advance of work/study abroad experience.

JAPN 2413 - Japanese Translating
Translating skills course with focus on translating the written language of Japanese to English with some English to Japanese. Prerequisite: JAPN 1413 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

JAPN 2421 - Japanese Culture Comparisons
Focus on the cultural aspects of the Japanese people. Includes a comparison with the American culture as well as other culture groups. Conducted in English.

JAPN 2990 - Selected Topics in Japanese
The study and/or analysis of a selected topic in Japanese. May be repeated with a different topic.

The time required for laboratory may vary by course.
Please refer to the course syllabus for more information.

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