Japanese 1 Starter (explanation) 2-1B University of Tsukuba
This course will cover the language knowledge (writing system, vocabulary, grammar, sentence patterns, etc.) necessary for students to communicate during activities in the Starter (activities) class.
Can understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases. Can introduce him/herself and others and can ask and answer questions about personal details such as where he/she lives, people he/she knows and things he/she has. Can interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly.
International students may enroll.
Final exam 60%, Homework 40%
Week 1: Orientation; katakana Weeks 2-9: Even-numbered chapters of the textbook Week 10: Final examLesson 2 katakanaLesson 4 FamilyLesson 6 FoodLesson 8 RoomLesson 10 Daily LifeLesson 12 Holidays and Day off 1Lesson 14 TownsLesson 16 ShoppingLesson 18 Holidays and day off 2Final Examination, Feedback
Online Course Requirement
Students should sign up for the following 4 courses together: Starter (activities) 1, Starter (explanation) 1, Starter (activities) 2, Starter (explanation) 2.
Site for Inquiry
Link to the syllabus provided by the university