Course Description

This introduction to the basic structure of the Japanese language emphasizes oral proficiency, with some reading and writing including some Kanji. Continuation of Japanese 2.

Course Details

By completion of this course, successful students will be able to:

  • Holidays and days off: Read a short blog, say what you did on your days off, say what you did on your travels, say where you want to go next time
  • My family and myself: Talk about you/your family and what you/they do, say what language you speak with your family, talk about your hobbies
  • Seasons and weather: Talk about the change of seasons, say what you like and why, greet people by talking about the weather
  • My town: Tell a friend about a place/area of your recommendation, using a map of your town; tell a friend what the place that he/she is interested in is like and what to be careful about, using a map
  • Write a short journal in Japanese
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6:30PM to 9:00PM
Oct 03, 2024 to Nov 21, 2024
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Course Fees
Fee Before GST non-credit $279.00
Reading List / Textbook

TEXT 1: Marugoto: Japanese language and culture, Elementary 1 (A2) Rikai; Sanshusha, ISBN 978-4-384-05755-3

TEXT 2: Marugoto: Japanese language and culture, Elementary 1 (A2) Katsudoo; Sanshusha, ISBN 978-4-384-05754-6

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Section Notes

This course uses Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning management system. The instructor will post your course outline and other materials in D2L. For more information about D2L, please visit our Online Learning Resources.

Unless otherwise stated, notice of withdrawal or transfer from a course must be received at least seven calendar days prior to the start date of the course.

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