Basics of spoken Japanese, with strong emphasis on immediate
practical usefulness in everyday situations, the two kana syllabaries,
approximately 150 Kanji (Sino-Japanese characters) and elementary
reading are covered. Simple sentence grammar is focused on. No previous
knowledge of the language is assumed.
Course credit exclusions: None.
Prior TO FALL 2009: Course credit exclusion: AS/JP 1000 6.00.