2017-2018 Catalog

JAPN 201 Intermediate Japanese I

While consolidating their knowledge of grammar basics, students will learn the keigo (honorific forms) system and a variety of additional verb forms, both inflectional and paraphrastic. Increased emphasis on conversational skills, as well as training in composing texts with coherence and accuracy. Introduction of additional kanji and their multiple readings (approximately 200 characters over the two semesters of the intermediate level).


5 units


JAPN 102 or equivalent

Core Requirements Met

  • Regional Focus