Japanese Intro Intensive
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Level: Undergraduate
Division: The New School for Public Engagement
School: School of Languages
Department: Foreign Languages
Course Number: NJPN 1003
Course Format: Seminar
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
Topics:
  • Japanese
  • Foreign Languages
Description:
This is an accelerated course for beginners with no knowledge of Japanese. Students learn the fundamentals of the Japanese language through speaking, listening, reading, and writing. They acquire elementary grammar (present and past tenses, expressing negation, asking questions, using adjectives) and practice by conversing a daily life. Students also learn 46 hiragana, 46 katakana and 43 kanji in one semester. They also learn about Japanese cultures as well as traditions while developing communicative skills. (0 or 4 credits)
Course Open to: Degree Students