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Course Number:
JPN 212C
Course Title:
Intermediate Japanese Conversation
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Course Description

Provides advanced practice of structures and vocabulary of second year Japanese in a conversational format. Recommended: Concurrent enrollment in JPN 202 or 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

upon successful completion students should be able to:

1. Handle a wider range of interactions in selected settings using intermediate-level Japanese grammar and vocabulary.
2. Apply effective communication skills to interact with native Japanese speakers accustomed to dealing with non-native speakers.
3. Expand understanding of cultural and linguistic similarities within the Japanese speaking world in relation to one’s own cultural perspective.

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)

Includes 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.