Intermediate Japanese II
This course is the second semester course of second year Japanese.
Michiyo Kaya Wojnovich (Lecturer)
Office: HU 223
Tuesday and Thursday 10:30-11:30
Office: HU 267
Office Hours: Monday and Wednesday 12:35 – 1:35
Meeting Time/ Locations
Call NO 6595 (Kuwata)
M.W. 11:30 – 12:25
T. TH. 11:45 – 1:05 (HU114)
Call NO 2038 (Kuwata)
M.W. 1:40 – 2:35 (HU114)
T. TH. 1:15 – 2: 35 (HU115)
Call NO 5175 (Kaya)
M.W. 2:45 -3:40 (HU 114)
T.TH. 2:45 – 4: 05 (HU114)
The goal of this course is for the students to acquire basic communicative skills in
Japanese and to learn Japanese culture.
By the end of this course, students will be
able to understand and engage in basic Japanese conversations and communicate
using the appropriate speech levels in various social settings.
Also, students will be
able to demonstrate correct usage of basic and intermediate grammar such as
transitive and intransitive verbs, honorific and humble expressions, and extra-modest
expressions, passive, causative, and causative passive verb forms.
new kanji characters are introduced.
Students are expected to read and write them by
the end of the semester.
Eri Banno, Yutaka Ohno, Yoko Sakane, Chikako Shinagawa, Kyoko Takashiki.
Genki II: An integrated course in elementary Japanese.
The Japan Times. (
2. Eri Banno,Yutaka Ohno,Yoko Sakane, Chikako Shinagawa, Kyoko Takashiki.
Genki II: An integrated course in elementary Japanese. Workbook.
The Japan Times.
Genki, Student CD II
The Japan Times
Kodansha’s Furigana Japanese dictionary:Japanese Enlish, English Japanese.
Lessons to be covered:
Lesson 18,19,20, 21,22, and part of 23
Kanji 93 reading and writing practice.
Some Japanese culture studies