Fall 2009

Introduction to Thematic Reading and Writing

Listed in: Asian Languages and Civilizations, as JAPA-13

Faculty

Fumiko U. Brown (Section 01)
Wako Tawa (Section 01)
Kasumi Yamamoto (Section 01)

Description

This course is designed for the advanced students of Japanese who are interested in readings and writings on topics that are relevant to their interests. Each student will learn how to search for the relevant material, read it, and summarize it in writing in a technical manner. The course will also focus on the development of a high level of speaking proficiency. Small groups based on the students’ proficiency levels will be formed, so that instruction accords with the needs of each group. Two group meetings and two individualized or small group evaluations per week are normally required throughout the semester.

Requisite: Japanese 12 or equivalent. Fall semester. Five College Lecturer Brown and Visiting Professor Yamamoto.

Offerings

2014-15: Offered in Fall 2014
Other years: Offered in Fall 2007, Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Fall 2010, Fall 2011, Fall 2012, Fall 2013
 

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