Japanese

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JPN 101 BEGINNING JAPANESE I 5 Units Introduces Japanese, both spoken and written. Emphasizes grammar, pronunciation, idiomatic expressions, hiragana, and katakana. Includes relationship between language and culture, and oral-aural drills will be stressed. Equivalent to two years of high school Japanese. (Not open to students with credit in JPN 120A and JPN 120B.) (Formerly JPN 120) [D; CSU; UC]
JPN 101 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88918 JPN 101 01 01:30PM-03:45PM MW 441 Kuratani,Asuka 18 2*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 AM
88919 JPN 101 02 03:00PM-04:25PM MWF 433 Rodriguez,Masako 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 AM
JPN 102 BEGINNING JAPANESE II 5 Units [Prerequisite: JPN 101 or JPN 101B or equivalent.] Provides continuation of Japanese 101 with emphasis on spoken Japanese. Introduces Kanji (Chinese characters). Equivalent to three years high school Japanese. (Formerly JPN 130) [D; CSU; UC]
JPN 102 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88920 JPN 102 01 12:30PM-02:45PM TTH 228 Gervais,Ayumi 18 19*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 AM
JPN 201 INTERMEDIATE JAPANESE I 5 Units [Prerequisite: JPN 102 or equivalent.] Third semester of Japanese. Reviews all structures learned in the first year. Offers students an opportunity to acquire communicative skills while emphasizing an awareness and appreciation of Japanese culture, art, and history. Emphasizes further study of grammatical principles, composition, and continued oral practice. Equivalent to four years of high school Japanese. (Formerly JPN 220.) [D; CSU; UC]
JPN 201 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
91070 JPN 201 01 12:30PM-02:45PM TTH 228 Gervais,Ayumi 18 16*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 AM

Total Courses: 3 Total Sections: 4
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