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JPNS 202: Intermediate Japanese II (4 credits)

Course Description

A continuation of JPNS 201 focusing on additional grammar topics and increased vocabulary to maintain conversation with greater proficiency at the intermediate level and on the three writing systems: hiragana, katakana, and kanji. (4 hours lecture)

Pre-Requisite(s): Credit JPNS 201 or consent of instructor.


Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Express themselves orally using complex sentences in a variety of everyday situations, reinforcing what students have already learned in JPNS 101/102/201.
  • Read several paragraphs utilizing skimming, scanning, and intensive reading techniques.
  • Write various kinds of texts, such as letters and stories, reinforcing what students have already learned in JPNS 101/102/201.
  • Learn 118 new kanji.
  • Develop communication skills by comparing Japanese culture/society/history with their own to broaden their understanding of the world.

For transfer information within the UH system, visit the System Transfer page


Resources


Classes Offered

  • Spring 2015 - MTWR, 1:00pm to 1:50pm, Hale Pālanakila 104, Akiko Swan - CRN: 63245 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2014 - MTWR, 11:30am to 12:20pm, Hale Alakaʻi 130, Akiko Swan - CRN: 60566 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2012 - MTWR, 1:00pm to 1:50pm, Hale Pālanakila 225, Akiko Swan - CRN: 64059 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2011 - MTWRF, 12:30pm to 1:20pm, Hale Pālanakila 225, Akiko Swan - CRN: 61066 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2010 - MTWRF, 12:30pm to 1:20pm, Hale Aʻo 101, Akiko Swan - CRN: 63092 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2009 - MTWRF, 12:30pm to 1:20pm, Hale Manaʻopono 101, C Muschany - CRN: 60128 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2008 - MTWRF, 11:30am to 12:20pm, Hale Manaleo 102, C Muschany - CRN: 62142
  • Spring 2006 - MTWRF, 8:30am to 9:20am, Hale Pālanakila 122, S Dung - CRN: 61102
  • Spring 2005 - MTWRF, 8:30am to 9:20am, Hale Pālanakila 122, J Hanna - CRN: 62132
  • Spring 2004 - MTWRF, 1:30pm to 2:20pm, Hale Pālanakila 122, J Hanna - CRN: 63073
  • Spring 2003 - MTWRF, 1:30pm to 2:20pm, Hale ʻImiloa 123, J Hanna - CRN: 35368