Japanese III

J.F. Oberlin University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Japanese III

  • Host University

    J.F. Oberlin University

  • Location

    Tokyo, Japan

  • Area of Study


  • Language Level

    Low Intermediate

    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

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

    This low-intermediate Japanese course is for those who have completed elementary Japanese (approximately 300 classroom hours). It aims at further developing the four basic language skills. The strongest emphasis is on speaking properly in specific situations. Students practice different levels of speech (i.e., formal and informal styles), learn to give a short speech or report, take part in or preside over discussions, etc. Students also read materials with basic kanji and write short essays on specific topics.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.