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Elementary Chinese

This course introduces students to the fundamentals of speaking, listening, reading and writing in modern Mandarin Chinese.  Come practice basic conversation, learn how to write Chinese characters and begin to read Chinese.  Classroom work includes dialogue practice and performance of Chinese songs and skits. 

Elementary Japanese I

Emphasis on listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Students will learn grammar, Hiragana and Katakana characters, and about 80 Kanji characters. All lessons include Japanese culture notes. Course also includes conversation sessions and character recognition and pronunciation exercise sessions on computers.

Elementary Korean I

Pronunciation, grammar, particles, basic sentence construction and sentence patterns. Reading and writing in Hangul, the national writing system.

Elementary Vietnamese

Develops all four language skills: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Introduces the phonetic system and the Vietnamese script. Fifteen dialogues contain situation-based conversations which introduce basic vocabulary and grammar. Each lesson contains several culture notes about the country and its customs.

Elementary Chinese II

A continuation of Elementary Chinese I.

Elementary Japanese II

Equal emphasis on listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Students will learn grammar and 120 Kanji characters. Lessons include Japanese culture notes as well. The course also includes conversation sessions and character recognition and pronunciation exercise sessions on computers.

Elementary Korean II

As a continuation of Elementary Korean I, this course focuses on pronunciation, grammar, particles, basic sentence construction and sentence patterns. Reading and writing in Hangul, the national writing system.

Elementary Vietnamese II

A continuation of Elementary Vietnamese. Develops all four language skills: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Introduces the phonetic system and the Vietnamese script. Another fifteen dialogues contain situation-based conversations which introduce basic vocabulary and grammar. Each lesson contains several culture notes about the country and its customs.

Intensive Elementary Mandarin Chinese

Development of fundamentals of Chinese speaking, listening, reading, and writing. Emphasis will be placed on gaining basic linguistic competence in order to travel and study in a Chinese- speaking setting.

Chinese Culture through Language

Understanding Chinese culture through exploring common situational dialogues in Chinese.

Elementary Swahili I

Fundamentals of the Swahili language and culture. Emphasis on grammar, pronunciation, reading, writing, and conversational skills. Additional laboratory work required.

Elementary Yoruba I

Foundation in spoken and written Yoruba. Focus on oral and aural skills, basic grammar. Additional laboratory work required. Introduction to Yoruban culture.

Elementary Yoruba II

A continuation of Elementary Yoruba I. Increased focus on grammar and culture, reading and conversation.

Elementary Swahili II

A continuation of Elementary Swahili I. Emphasis on register variation, advanced grammar, and culture.

Elementary Yoruba II

A continuation of Elementary Yoruba I. Increased focus on grammar and culture, reading and conversation.

Intensive Japanese

Japanese language course with focus on reading, writing, speaking, and understanding Japanese for students beyond the beginning level.

Intermediate Chinese I

Intermediate grammar, reading, conversation, and composition.

Intermediate Japanese I

Equal emphasis on listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Students will learn grammar and about 140 Kanji characters. All lessons include Japanese culture notes as well. The course also includes character recognition and pronunciation exercise sessions on computers.

Intermediate Korean I

Pronunciation, grammar, particles, sentence construction, and sentence patterns. Declarative, interrogative, propositive, and imperative speech styles. Reading and writing in Hangul, the national writing system.

Intermediate Vietnamese

Conversational fluency, orthography, and grammar.

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