World Language: Japanese

Courses


 

These listings are sourced from Curricunet, and some courses may not be offered every semester. For additional information, contact the academic department, speak with counseling or refer to the current Class Schedule and College Catalog.

JAPN 1A - Beginning Japanese    ( 5.00 Units )
Introduction to the Japanese cultures of the world featuring the study and practice of the four language skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing) of Japanese. Following an immersion instruction format, the class is entirely taught in the target world language of the selected course.

Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use orally the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.
  2. Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use in writing the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.
  3. Demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of the culture, including formative historical events and relevant geographical information.

JAPN 1B - Elementary Japanese    ( 5.00 Units )
Further study of Japanese-speaking cultures of the world featuring the acquisition of the four language skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing) of Japanese begun in Japanese 1A. Following an immersion instruction format, the class is entirely taught in the target world language of the selected course.

Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use orally the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.
  2. Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use in writing the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.
  3. Demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of the culture, including formative historical events and relevant geographical information.

JAPN 2A - Intermediate Japanese    ( 4.00 Units )
Review of grammar; practice in conversation and composition; research on topics related to Japan. Following an immersion instruction format, the class is entirely taught in the target world language of the selected course.

Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Global and cultural involvement - Assignment FRNC 2A, JAPN 2A, SPA 2A - Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use, orally and in writing, the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.Grammar for World Language courses.
  2. Global and cultural involvement - Assignment FRNC 2A, JAPN 2A, SPA 2A - Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use, orally and in writing, the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.Vocabulary for World Language courses.
  3. Global and cultural involvement - Assignment FRNC 2A, JAPN 2A, SPA 2A - Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use, orally and in writing, the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.Content for World Language courses.
  4. Global and cultural involvement - Assignment FRNC 2A, JAPN 2A, SPA 2A - Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use, orally and in writing, the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.Critical Thinking for World Language courses.

JAPN 2B - Advanced Japanese    ( 4.00 Units )
Advanced review of grammar; practice in conversation and composition; research on topics related to Japan. Following an immersion instruction format, the class is entirely taught in the target world language of the selected course.

Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Global and cultural involvement - Assignment FRNC 2B, JAPN 2B, SPA 2B- Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use, orally and in writing, the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.Grammar for World Language courses.
  2. Global and cultural involvement - Assignment FRNC 2B, JAPN 2B, SPA 2B- - Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use, orally and in writing, the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.Vocabulary for World Language courses.
  3. Global and cultural involvement - Assignment FRNC 2B, JAPN 2B, SPA 2B- - Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use, orally and in writing, the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.Content for World Language courses.
  4. Global and cultural involvement - Assignment FRNC 2B, JAPN 2B, SPA 2B- - Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use, orally and in writing, the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.Critical Thinking for World Language courses.

JAPN 50A - Japanese Conversation and Culture I    ( 3.00 Units )
Development of an understanding of spoken Japanese through pronunciation, vocabulary, and applied grammar. Introduction to the everyday culture of Japanese-speaking people. Following an immersion instruction format, the class is entirely taught in the target world language of the selected course.

Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of the culture, including formative historical events and relevant geographical information.
  2. Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use in writing the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.
  3. Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use orally the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.

JAPN 50B - Japanese Conversation and Culture II    ( 3.00 Units )
Development of skills learned in Japanese 50A. Development of an understanding of spoken Japanese through pronunciation, vocabulary, and applied grammar. Further study of the life and culture of the Japanese-speaking people. Following an immersion instruction format, the class is entirely taught in the target world language of the selected course.

Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of the culture, including formative historical events and relevant geographical information.
  2. Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use in writing the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.
  3. Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use orally the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.

JAPN 50C - Japanese Conversation and Culture III    ( 3.00 Units )
Continuation of skills developed in Japanese 50B. Continues to develop an understanding and application of conversational Japanese. Pronunciation, vocabulary, sentences and applied grammar will be covered. Introduces the everyday life and traditional culture of Japanese-speaking people. Following an immersion instruction format, the class is entirely taught in the target world language of the selected course.

Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use orally the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.
  2. Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use in writing the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.
  3. Demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of the culture, including formative historical events and relevant geographical information.

JAPN 50D - Japanese Conversation and Culture IV    ( 3.00 Units )
Continuation of skills developed in Japanese 50C. Continues to develop and apply conversational Japanese skills. Pronunciation, vocabulary, sentences and applied grammar will be covered. Further study of the daily life and cultural traditions of Japanese-speaking people. Following an immersion instruction format, the class is entirely taught in the target world language of the selected course.

Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of the culture, including formative historical events and relevant geographical information.
  2. Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use in writing the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.
  3. Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and use orally the grammatical structures presented and vocabulary assigned.