Language Courses

JAPAN 101 - First Semester Japanese (5 units; U)
Beginning Japanese for students with no previous knowledge of the language. Prereq: none.
JAPAN 102 - Second Semester Japanese (5 units; U)
Continuation of Japan 101. Prereq: grade of C- or better in Japan 101(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (4 retro cr).
JAPAN 201 - Third-Semester Japanese (5 units; U)
Continuation of Japan 102, with some emphasis on the practice of Japanese writing. Prereq: grade of C- or better in Japan 102(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (8 retro cr).
JAPAN 202 - Fourth-Semester Japanese (5 units; U)
Continuation of Japan 201, with some emphasis on the practice of Japanese writing. Prereq: grade of C- or better in Japan 201(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (12 retro cr).
JAPAN 301 - Fifth Semester Japanese (4 units; U)
Continuation of Japan 202. Prereq: grade of C- or better in Japan 202(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (16 retro cr).
JAPAN 302 - Sixth Semester Japanese (4 units; U)
Continuation of Japan 301. Prereq: grade of C- or better in Japan 301(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (16 retro cr).
JAPAN 370 - Fun Kanji (2 units; U)
Extensive practice in use of kanji, in order to enhance students' ability to read Japanese materials fluently. Counts as repeat of Japan 299 w/ similar topic. Prereq: jr st and Japan 101(P).
JAPAN 401 - Seventh Semester Japanese (4 units; U)
Continuation of Japan 302. Prereq: grade of C- or better in Japan 302(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credits for demonstrated equivalent preparation (16 retro crs).
JAPAN 402 - Eighth Semester Japanese (4 units; U)
Continuation of Japan 401. Prereq: grade of C- or better in Japan 401(P). Generates L&S credits for demonstrated equivalent preparation (16 retro crs).