Introduction to Japanese Language and Culture

March 24th, 2014 by Mac

Instructor: Sachiko Ikeda
Mondays, April 7, 14, 21, 28 & May 5, 12
5 – 6:30 p.m.
Draper and Maynard Building 302

This is an introductory course on Japanese language and culture. Students will practice useful conversation and current expressions. Basic reading and writing will be introduced in conjunction with language practice. We will also study culture related to the language topics. Also included are: basic forms of speech – meeting people, asking questions, giving descriptions, understanding locations, and action verbs and tenses.

Suggested textbook:                                                                                                                                                                                                                Sato, Eriko.  Japanese Demystified   New York: McGraw Hill, 2008

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