Advanced Terms in Geography and History

J.F. Oberlin University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Advanced Terms in Geography and History

  • Host University

    J.F. Oberlin University

  • Location

    Tokyo, Japan

  • Area of Study

    Asian Studies, Japanese

  • Language Level

    Advanced, High Advanced

    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    This course for advanced students at levels 5 to 6 or the equivalent in the core curriculum provides various exercises and assignments for students to learn the vocabulary and expressions used in geography and history as taught in Japanese elementary and junior high schools. The course aims to help students (1) comprehend university lectures in Japanese, newspaper articles, and TV news, and (2) comprehend and master the vocabulary and background knowledge necessary for daily communication.