JAPAN 201

Second-Year Japanese

Course Description

Further practice in conversation; basic reading and writing skills.

When Taught

Fall and Winter

Min

4

Fixed

4

Fixed

2

Fixed

3

Other Prerequisites

JAPAN 102, or equivalent

Title

Recognizing and Producing Kanji Characters

Learning Outcome

Students will be able to recognize and produce approximately 400 kanji characters with their readings and meanings. A written sample will be included in the individual student portfolio.

Title

Describing and Modeling Proper Etiquette

Learning Outcome

Students will be able to describe and model proper etiquette when visiting a home, making hotel reservations, talking about the weather, clothing terms, etc. They will be able to use verbals of giving and receiving; compare activities; use different patterns of reporting information; and employ embedded questions.