Nov 30, 2023
JPNE 122L5 Beginning Japanese II [GEKH or GELB]
Instruction includes practice in elementary conversation with attention to reading and writing the two Japanese syllabaries and basic ideographs.
Credit 5 hrs May not be repeated for additional credit
Grade Mode Normal (A-F) Course Rotation Fall and Winter (In-person, occasionally online)
Prerequisites - JPNE 121L5
Restriction by Major -
Restriction by Class - Undergraduate standing
Additional Information - Students who do not meet prerequisite requirements may request department permission to enroll in the course.
Rationale for Knowledge of the Disciplines - To be able to communicate in Japanese and appreciate linguistic and cultural similarities and differences, JPNE 122 students learn to produce through speaking and writing and to understand through reading and listening, the elements of the Japanese language necessary to be able to function at a basic level in a Japanese speaking environment. Instruction in JPNE 122 provides examples of speaking and writing that native speakers use to accomplish real tasks; students learn to master these structures while developing a new perspective on their own language, and an appreciation of a foreign cultural viewpoint.
Equivalent Course(s) - JPNE 122
Course History -
Course Description updated 3/2019, effective Fall 2019; Change to number for GELB 7/2014, effective Fall 2015
Japanese , L5 , Knowledge of the Disciplines - Humanities (GEKH)
Winter 2024 Course Sections
Fall 2023 Course Sections
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