Advanced Oral Communication
|Hours||1.0 - 2.0 Credit, Arr Lecture, Arr Lab|
|Note||Residents of the Foreign Language Student Residence (Japan House) should enroll for one credit hour. Those enrolled in the regular course either at BYU Provo or Study Abroad should enroll for two credit hours.|
|Taught||Fall, Winter, Spring Contact Department|
|Programs||Containing JAPAN 311R|
Advanced level proficiency
Students will be able to use Japanese at an Advanced level on the ACTFL proficiency guidelines to provide extended narrations and detailed descriptions related to topics of personal and general interest.
Essential oral tasks
Students will apply the skills of narration and description to successfully accomplish the following tasks in Japanese: job interviews, presentations on a personal topic, complex transactions, phone conversations, past narrations, future narrations, and descriptions of a complicated activity. These tasks will be accomplished with attention to doing the acts of apologizing, thanking, complimenting, requesting, and refusing in culturally appropriate ways.
Students will be able to read and produce written materials in Japanese related to the essential oral tasks, including resumes, presentation slides and handouts, e-mail writing, and filling out transaction-related documents.