Japanese IV

J.F. Oberlin University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Japanese IV

  • Host University

    J.F. Oberlin University

  • Location

    Tokyo, Japan

  • Area of Study

    Japanese

  • Language Level

    Intermediate, High Intermediate

    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

    4 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    0 - 0
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    0 - 0
  • Overview

    This high-intermediate Japanese course provides students with the basic knowledge and skills to take content courses in Japanese, to participate in discussions, and to develop and deepen friendships in Japanese. In terms of knowledge building, students learn core vocabulary, expressions, and grammatical items through the use of everyday materials such as newspaper articles and newscasts. In terms of skills development, students are given tasks designed to help them; comprehend short passages quickly and accurately, follow short conversations and television broadcasts, express themselves in face-to-face and telephone conversations, give short presentations, and write letters and short reports.