Course Content and Outcome Guide for JPN 212B Effective Fall 2015
- Course Number:
- JPN 212B
- Course Title:
- Intermediate Japanese Conversation
- Credit Hours:
- Lecture Hours:
- Lecture/Lab Hours:
- Lab Hours:
- Special Fee:
Course DescriptionDesigned to provide extended practice for better understanding of the materials presented in JPN 202. Recommended: Completion of JPN 201 or JPN 250 or concurrent enrollment in JPN 251 or instructor permission. Audit available.
Addendum to Course Description
JPN 212B is offered simultaneously with JPN202. This is a conversation-tutorial class for extended practice in order to foster better understanding of the materials presented in JPN202.
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 writing of syllabaries
4. Oral interviews with partner or instructor
5. In class, interactive student role-plays
Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)
Course Content: Themes, Concepts and Issues Include all or most of the following:
Please refer to the appropriate section of the Course Content Outcomes Guide of JPN 202 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 202 for details of Competencies and Skills for active communication.