- Course Number:
- JPN 113B
- Course Title:
- First Year Japanese Conversation
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Course DescriptionProvides extended practice for better understanding of the materials presented in JPN 103. Recommended: Completion of JPN 102 or instructor permission. Audit available.
Addendum to Course Description
JPN 113B may be offered simultaneously with JPN103. This is a conversation-tutorial class for extended practice in order to foster better understanding of the materials presented in JPN103.
Intended Outcomes for the course
Manages common interactions in highly predictable settings, using basic vocabulary, non-past and past tense.
Begins to apply language-learning skills including deduction and circumlocution skills.
Recognizes and begins to contrast linguistic and cultural differences between non-Indo-European and Indo-European language speaking worlds.
Outcome Assessment Strategies
Students will be assessed by any combination of the following:
Active participation in class
Contextual written tasks (in or outside of class) to assess reading, writing, cultural, and aural competencies, including reading and and writing of syllabaries
Oral interviews with partner or instructor
In class, interactive student role-plays
Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)
Include all or most of the following:
Please refer to the appropriate section of the Course Content Outcomes Guide of JPN 103 for details of Themes, Concepts and Issues for active communication.
Competencies and Skills
Please refer to the appropriate section of the Course Content Outcomes Guide of JPN 103 for details of Competencies and Skills for active communication.