JAPN 301(F), 302(S) Third-Year Japanese*

This course is a continuation of Japanese 201, 202, further developing the four skills of speaking, listening, reading, and writing. The same general methodology will be used. Upon completing the course, students will have been introduced to all the major structural patterns of contemporary Japanese and will have begun to emphasize vocabulary building through the study of situationally oriented materials stressing communicative competence. The reading of expository prose of intermediate difficulty will also receive some attention.

Evaluation will be based on daily performance, homework, quizzes, a midterm, and a final exam. Prerequisites: Japanese 202 or permission of instructor.

Hour: First Semester: YAMAMOTO (Lectures), KAGAYA (Conferences) Second Semester: TBA