Reading Modern Short Fiction

Reading Modern Short Fiction
Readings in modern short fiction, emphasizing grammar, reading comprehension, vocabulary building, and stylistic analysis.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesJapan 302 or equivalent.
 TaughtFall, Winter, Summer Contact Department
 ProgramsContaining JAPAN 322
Course Outcomes

Dictionary Usage

Students will be able to use a variety of dictionary sources that will enable them to read and comprehend modern Japanese prose

Recognition and Reading of Kanji

Students will be able to recognize a majority of standard-usage kanji and identify various readings for the characters

Analysis and Discussion of Texts

Students will be able to analyze and discuss a variety of modern Japanese literary texts at an intermediate level in the target language. A writing sample will be included in the individual student portfolio.