Japanese Courses Summer 2019

Summer Special Session 2019  [June 24 - September 14]

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Japanese 001A. Accelerated Intensive Elementary Japanese (15 units)

CRN 60487
Instructor Dates Teaching Class Days/Times Location
Staff June 25 - August 3 MTWRF 12:10-2:40P TBA
Staff August 6 - September 14 MTWRF 12:10-2:40P TBA

Course Description: Special 12-week accelerated, intensive summer session course that combines the work of Japanese 001, 002 and 003. Introduction to Japanese grammar and development of all language skills in a cultural context with emphasis on communication. This course is a comprehensive initiation into the Japanese language and includes introduction to the different syllabaries, elementary kanji characters, increasingly sophisticated sentence structures, expressions and context and a variety of Japanese socio-cultural topics. Preview the course material here. Not open for credit to students who have completed Japanese 001, 002 or 003.

Prerequisite: None.

GE credit (New): Arts & Humanities, Oral Literacy and World Cultures.

Format: Lecture/Discussion.

Textbooks:

  • Eri Banno, Genki I: An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese [2nd Edition]  (Japan Times/Tsai Fong Books, 2011)
  • Eri Banno, et al., Genki I: An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese Workbook [2nd Edition]  (Japan Times/Tsai Fong Books, 2011)
  • Eri Banno, Genki II: An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese [2nd Edition]  (Japan Times/Tsai Fong Books, 2011)
  • Eri Banno, et al., Genki II: An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese Workbook [2nd Edition]  (Japan Times/Tsai Fong Books, 2011)