Second Year Japanese 2


This course is offered regularly during the spring term.


The fourth term in the sequence of Japanese language instruction, this course is designed to develop the student's ability to read and write modern Japanese, while continuing to increase proficiency in speaking. This includes the introduction of more complex grammatical structures and idiomatic expressions, and the study of about 120 additional characters to accumulative total of 340 characters.


Required. 12 each

In addition to the two lecture classes, students must register separately for recitation sections offered five hours per week. These sections, taught by native Japanese speakers, are designed to provide further practice and reinforcement of material learned in lecture classes.

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Course prerequisites

C- or better in JPNSE 0003 or equivalent.