Japanese - First Year I (A)

Fall 2017 quarter

Taught by

Japanese language and culture

This first quarter of a year-long sequence covers Japanese language studies and is designed for complete beginners. Students will learn how to function in Japanese in everyday situations by learning useful expressions and basic sentence structures.  Both hiragana and katakana letters as well as elementary kanji characters will be introduced.  Class activities will include presentations, watching film and TV clips, and discussion.  Japanese culture and life will be discussed throughout the course.

Program Details

Fields of Study

language studies


Fall Open

Location and Schedule

Campus Location


Time Offered


Advertised Schedule

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:15-7 pm

Online Learning

No Required Online Learning