Japanese (JAPA)

JAPA 1410. Beginning Japanese I.

Introduction to listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills within a Japanese cultural framework. Students who take JAPA 1410 toward degree requirements must also complete JAPA 1420. (MULT).

4 Credit Hours. 4 Lecture Contact Hours. 1 Lab Contact Hour.
Course Attribute(s): Lab Required|Multicultural Content
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
TCCN: JAPN 1411

JAPA 1420. Beginning Japanese II.

Continued practice in listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills within a Japanese cultural framework. Students who take JAPA 1410 toward degree requirements must also complete JAPA 1420. (MULT).

4 Credit Hours. 4 Lecture Contact Hours. 1 Lab Contact Hour.
Course Attribute(s): Lab Required|Multicultural Content
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
TCCN: JAPN 1412

JAPA 2310. Intermediate Japanese I.

Continued development and review of all language skills in a Japanese cultural framework. Prerequisite: JAPA 1410 and JAPA 1420 or consent of instructor. (MULT).

3 Credit Hours. 3 Lecture Contact Hours. 0 Lab Contact Hours.
Course Attribute(s): Multicultural Content
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
TCCN: JAPN 2311

JAPA 2320. Intermediate Japanese II.

Advanced practice in all language skills in a Japanese cultural framework. Prerequisite: JAPA 2310 or consent of instructor. (MULT).

3 Credit Hours. 3 Lecture Contact Hours. 0 Lab Contact Hours.
Course Attribute(s): Multicultural Content
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
TCCN: JAPN 2312

JAPA 3304. Advanced Conversation and Grammar.

A course designed to strengthen oral and written command of the language. Collateral readings and reports in Japanese. May be repeated once with different emphasis for additional credit. (MULT).

3 Credit Hours. 3 Lecture Contact Hours. 0 Lab Contact Hours.
Course Attribute(s): Exclude from 3-peat Processing|Multicultural Content
Grade Mode: Standard Letter

JAPA 3306. Modern Japanese Literature and Culture.

Students will analyze Japanese literature and culture while developing their proficiency in Japanese, increasing their vocabulary in the language, and extending their knowledge of critical kanji necessary for understanding the written language.

3 Credit Hours. 3 Lecture Contact Hours. 0 Lab Contact Hours.
Course Attribute(s): Exclude from 3-peat Processing
Grade Mode: Standard Letter

JAPA 3307. Advanced Japanese Writing and Grammar.

A writing intensive course designed to strengthen students’ knowledge of the structure of Japanese and written command of the language. May be repeated once with different emphasis for additional credit. (MULT).

3 Credit Hours. 3 Lecture Contact Hours. 0 Lab Contact Hours.
Course Attribute(s): Exclude from 3-peat Processing|Multicultural Content|Writing Intensive
Grade Mode: Standard Letter

JAPA 3308. Advanced Japanese for Business.

An advanced course designed to develop the skills needed to succeed in the complex business world of Japan. May be repeated once with different emphasis for additional credit. (MULT).

3 Credit Hours. 3 Lecture Contact Hours. 0 Lab Contact Hours.
Course Attribute(s): Exclude from 3-peat Processing|Multicultural Content
Grade Mode: Standard Letter

JAPA 4390. Studies in Japanese Language and Culture.

Students will conduct an independent study project in Japanese language or culture. The course is recommended for students in their last year who have already completed at least one advanced course. Approval by the Department Chair is required.

3 Credit Hours. 3 Lecture Contact Hours. 0 Lab Contact Hours.
Course Attribute(s): Exclude from 3-peat Processing
Grade Mode: Standard Letter