ASIANLAN 125 - First Year Japanese I
Fall 2020, Section 002
Instruction Mode: Section 002 is  Online (see other Sections below)
Subject: Asian Languages (ASIANLAN)
Department: LSA Asian Languages & Cultures
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Details

Credits:
5
Credit Exclusions:
Native or near-native speakers of Japanese are not eligible for this course. No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in ASIANLAN 123, 124, 127, 129 or RCLANG 196.
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This course is the first half of the first-year Japanese course and is designed for students with little or no understanding of Japanese. The course focuses on the developing students’ proficiency in all four language skills (speaking, listening, writing, and reading) while simultaneously familiarizing them with aspects of both traditional and modern Japanese culture that are necessary to build language competency.

By the end of this course, students will be able to:

  • Understand and appropriately use the most basic grammar patterns and vocabulary terms
  • Understand and participate in basic conversations (e.g. self-introductions, shopping, making invitations, describing locations of items, talking about one’s favorite trips, etc.)
  • Read and write the Japanese hiragana and katakana characters, and produce approximately 50 kanji in context
  • Speak at a novice-mid, or higher, level of proficiency as defined by the ACTFL Oral Proficiency Interview.

    Course Requirements:

    Attendance, Classroom Performance & Participation, Assignments, Quizzes/Pronunciation Checks, Lesson Tests, Exams (Midterm & Final), and Project

    Intended Audience:

    This course is designed for students with little or no understanding of Japanese. The course is not designed for native speakers who: 1) Speak Japanese as first language 2) Completed their high school education at an institution where the language of instruction is Japanese only.

    Class Format:

    Drill sessions are conducted in Japanese and emphasize the ability to produce and comprehend Japanese at a natural speed. Analyses and explanations delivered in English and Japanese are reserved for the lecture sessions.

  • Schedule

    ASIANLAN 125 - First Year Japanese I
    Schedule Listing
    001 (LEC)
     Online
    15152
    Closed
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    TuTh 9:00AM - 10:00AM
    Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS. The lecture sections of this course will be taught entirely online with optional one-hour Zoom meetings to ask questions and practice Japanese skills.
    002 (LEC)
     Online
    15153
    Open
    1
     
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    TuTh 10:00AM - 11:00AM
    Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS. The lecture sections of this course will be taught entirely online with optional one-hour Zoom meetings to ask questions and practice Japanese skills.
    003 (LEC)
     Online
    15154
    Closed
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    TuTh 11:00AM - 12:00PM
    Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS. The lecture sections of this course will be taught entirely online with optional one-hour Zoom meetings to ask questions and practice Japanese skills.
    004 (REC)
     Online
    15155
    Closed
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    MWF 9:00AM - 10:00AM
    Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS. As a DC (Distance due to COVID) course, all aspects of this section will be fully compatible with remote online learning, however, students will need to be available for virtual class meetings at their scheduled time.
    005 (REC)
     Online
    15156
    Closed
    0
     
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    MWF 10:00AM - 11:00AM
    Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS. As a DC (Distance due to COVID) course, all aspects of this section will be fully compatible with remote online learning, however, students will need to be available for virtual class meetings at their scheduled time.
    006 (REC)
     Online
    15157
    Closed
    0
     
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    MWF 11:00AM - 12:00PM
    Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS. As a DC (Distance due to COVID) course, all aspects of this section will be fully compatible with remote online learning, however, students will need to be available for virtual class meetings at their scheduled time.
    007 (REC)
     Online
    15158
    Closed
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    MWF 1:00PM - 2:00PM
    Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS. As a DC (Distance due to COVID) course, all aspects of this section will be fully compatible with remote online learning, however, students will need to be available for virtual class meetings at their scheduled time.
    008 (REC)
      Hybrid
    15159
    Closed
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    MW 2:00PM - 3:00PM
    F 2:00PM - 3:00PM
    Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS. This section will be taught in person on Mondays or Fridays using alternating attendance.
    009 (REC)
      Hybrid
    15160
    Closed
    0
     
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    MW 3:00PM - 4:00PM
    F 3:00PM - 4:00PM
    Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS. This section will be taught in person on Mondays or Fridays using alternating attendance.
    010 (REC)
     Online
    15161
    Closed
    0
     
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    MWF 4:00PM - 5:00PM
    Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS. As a DC (Distance due to COVID) course, all aspects of this section will be fully compatible with remote online learning, however, students will need to be available for virtual class meetings at their scheduled time.
    011 (REC)
     Online
    31655
    Closed
    0
     
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    MW 2:00PM - 3:00PM
    F 2:00PM - 3:00PM
    Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS. As a DC (Distance due to COVID) course, all aspects of this section will be fully compatible with remote online learning, however, students will need to be available for virtual class meetings at their scheduled time.
    012 (REC)
     Online
    38888
    Closed
    0
     
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    MW 3:00PM - 4:00PM
    F 3:00PM - 4:00PM
    Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS. As a DC (Distance due to COVID) course, all aspects of this section will be fully compatible with remote online learning, however, students will need to be available for virtual class meetings at their scheduled time.
    013 (REC)
     Online
    41132
    Open
    1
     
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    MWF 11:00AM - 12:00PM

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