Japanese (JPNS)

JPNS 101 JAPANESE ELEMENTS I (3)

Development of elementary vocabulary and sentences, forms of written language, conversation, composition and translation. Uses the techniques of programmed instruction. GenEd II.D. or Core: Arts & Humanities.

JPNS 102 JAPANESE ELEMENTS II (3)

Development of elementary vocabulary and sentences, forms of written language, conversation, composition and translation. Uses the techniques of programmed instruction. Prerequisite: JPNS 101. GenEd II.D or Core: Global Perspectives.

JPNS 201 JAPANESE INTERMEDIATE I (3)

Review of elementary Japanese; intermediate Kanji; conversation and prose composition; translations; outside readings commensurate with the ability of the individual student. Uses the techniques of programmed instruction. Prerequisite: JPNS 102. GenEd II.D. or Core: Arts & Humanities.

JPNS 202 JAPANESE INTERMEDIATE II (3)

Review of elementary Japanese; intermediate Kanji; conversation and prose composition; translations; outside readings commensurate with the ability of the individual student. Uses the techniques of programmed instruction. Prerequisites: JPNS 201. GenEd II.D or Core: Global Perspectives.

JPNS 301 JAPANESE COMPOSITION AND CONVERSATION I (3)

Composition and conversation beyond the intermediate level. Conducted in Japanese. Prerequisites: JPNS 201 and JPNS 202 or equivalent. GenEd II.D. or Core: Arts & Humanities.

JPNS 302 JAPANESE COMPOSITION AND CONVERSATION II (3)

Composition and conversation beyond the intermediate level. Conducted in Japanese. Prerequisites: JPNS 201 and JPNS 202 or equivalent. GenEd II.D or Core: Global Perspectives.

JPNS 311 JAPANESE CULTURE AND CIVILIZATION THROUGH MANGA (3)

Overview of the history and culture of Japan from 1868 to 1989 through manga. Conducted in Japanese. Prerequisite: JPNS 301 or equivalent.

JPNS 492 DIRECTED READINGS IN JAPANESE (1-3)

Independent reading in sources written in Japanese. Prerequisites: JPNS 301 and JPNS 302 or equivalent, consent of department chair.

JPNS 494 JAPANESE TRAVEL & STUDY ABROAD (3-16)

Study of language, literature and/or culture at a Japanese University. Contact department chair and Office of International Education. Prerequisites: consent of Japanese Study Abroad Program and department chair.