JPN 101 : Elementary Japanese I

An introductory course focusing on grammar and vocabulary sufficient to maintain conversation at the elementary level and on the three writing systems: hiragana, katakana, and kanji.

Course Outcomes

On completing the course, students will be able to:

  • Express themselves orally using learned phrases and sentences for introductory-level students in various social and academic contexts.
  • Read learned materials written in hiragana, katakana and approximately 75 kanji.
  • Write short sentences and passages using the three writing systems: hiragana, katakana and kanji.

Course Details




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