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Indiana University Japanese Language Department インディアナ大学ブルーミントン日本語科

FALL 2016 JAPANESE LANGUAGE COURSES

J101 Elementary Japanese 1

For undergraduates only.
4 credits

An introductory, skills-oriented course emphasizing learning language in context. Development of listening and speaking in simple interactional situations, and controlled reading and writing skills.

J201 Second Year Japanese 1

For undergraduates only
4 credits
Prerequisite: grade of C or higher in J102 or equivalent proficiency based on EALC placement test

Continuation of emphasis on communicative skills. Increased attention to reading and writing skills.

J301 Third Year Japanese 1

For undergraduates only
4 credits
Prerequisite: grade of C or better in J202 or equivalent proficiency based on EALC placement test.

Primary emphasis on reading skills. Conversation stressed in drill sections.

J401 Fourth Year Japanese 1

For undergraduates only
3 credits
Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in J302 or equivalent proficiency
Not suitable for native speakers

Emphasis on advanced reading skills.

J421 Introduction to Japanese Linguistics

For undergraduates only
3 credits
Prerequisite: One year of Japanese or equivalent proficiency

A descriptive survey of issues in Japanese linguistics. Topics include syntax, phonology/phonetics, and semantics/ pragmatics of Japanese.

J520 Introduction to Japanese Linguistics

For graduates
3 credits
One year of Japanese or equivalent proficiency
This section meets with EALC-J421

Linguistic phenomena in Japanese from the descriptive and comparative points of view. Development of linguistic problem-solving skills, including consideration of sociological issues.

J533 Third Year Japanese 1

For graduates
3 credits
Prerequisite: A grade of C or higher in J202 or equivalent proficiency based on EALC placement test.
These sections meet with J301

J543 Fourth Year Japanese 1

For graduates only
3 credits
Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in J302/J534 or equivalent proficiency as determined by the EALC placement test.
Not suitable for native speakers.

Emphasis on advanced reading skills.

SPRING 2017 JAPANESE LANGUAGE COURSES

J102 Elementary Japanese 2

For undergraduates only.
4 credits
Prerequisite: grade of C or better in J101 or equivalent proficiency

Continuation of J101.

J202 Second Year Japanese 2

For undergraduates only
4 credits
Prerequisite: grade of C or better in J201 or equivalent proficiency

Continuation of J201.

J302 Third Year Japanese 2

For undergraduates only
4 credits
Prerequisite: grade of C or better in J301 or equivalent proficiency.

Continuation of J301.

J402 Fourth Year Japanese 2

For undergraduates only
3 credits
Prerequisite: grade of C or better in J401 or equivalent proficiency

Continuation of J401.

J534 Third Year Japanese 2

For graduates
3 credits
Prerequisite: A grade of C or higher in J202 or equivalent proficiency based on EALC placement test.
These sections meet with J301

J544 Fourth Year Japanese 2

For graduates only
3 credits
Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in J302/J534 or equivalent proficiency as determined by the EALC placement test.
Not suitable for native speakers.

Emphasis on advanced reading skills.