Online Japanese - Elementary Japanese II

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Online Japanese - Elementary Japanese II

Course Description

This Elementary Japanese II course is the second semester of a four-semester online sequence in Japanese. The course will cover all four critical language skills: speaking, listening, writing, and reading, including kanji characters. You can choose your own time to study, except for the weekly virtual classroom sessions held at a designated time, during which you will practice speaking with an instructor and other learners. The mid-term and final exam must be administered by a prearranged exam proctor at the location of your choice.

Course Content


  • Adjectives of likes and dislikes
  • Comparing likes and dislikes (food, music, sports, etc.)


  • Past verb, adjective, and noun forms
  • Plain forms of verbs, adjectives, and nouns
  • Explanation mode versus report mode


  • Shopping conversations
  • Large numbers and counters
  • Te-forms
  • N ni narimasu, A-ku narimasu


  • Restaurant conversations
  • Invitation forms
  • Indefinite expressions (something, somewhere, someone, etc.)


  • Family terms (in-group versus out-group)
  • Time noun /toki/
  • Clause modifiers
Requirements & Materials

Important Information

This course requires an approval prior to registration. Please follow the instructions.




  • Reliable email address that is checked regularly
  • Familiarity with online communication tools (discussion boards and chat rooms) associated with virtual classrooms

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for anyone interested in learning basic Japanese.

What You Will Learn

  • Likes and dislikes
  • Actions and states
  • Actions and resultant states
  • Expressions for shopping and ordering restaurants
  • How to indtroduce family members using modifying clauses

How You Will Benefit

  • Learn to write Japanese characters.
  • Use the four critical language skills.
  • Understand spoken dialogue.
  • Read Japanese texts.
  • Use kanji characters.
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An excellent experience in learning a second language because of methodology for academics and success. In addition, you gain knowledge about other cultures through personal sharing with other classmates.

- Sandra Naranjo Betancur


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