Japanese

JP 101–102 Beginning Japanese I, II           3 CR each
Intended for beginning-level students.  An introduction to modern Japanese.  Pronunciation, drills, grammar and conversation practice with an introduction to the hiragana and katakana writing system.  Incorporates an appreciation of Japanese culture.

JP 151–152 Intermediate Japanese I, II         3 CR each
Continued emphasis on communicative competence and oral proficiency. Review and intensified study of structure, reading, vocabulary building, composition, listening comprehension, and conversation.  Incorporates an appreciation of Japanese culture. Prerequisite: JP 102 for JP 151; JP 151 for JP 152; or placement