PCC/ CCOG / JPN

Course Content and Outcome Guide for JPN 113B

Course Number:
JPN 113B
Course Title:
First Yr Japanese Conversation
Credit Hours:
2
Lecture Hours:
20
Lecture/Lab Hours:
0
Lab Hours:
0
Special Fee:
 

Course Description

Provides 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:
  1. Active participation in class
  2. Individual presentations
  3. Contextual written tasks (in or outside of class) to assess reading, writing, cultural, and aural competencies, including reading and and writing of syllabaries
  4. Oral interviews with partner or instructor
  5. 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.