ASIANLAN 433 - Classical Japanese I
Section: 001
Term: FA 2018
Subject: Asian Languages (ASIANLAN)
Department: LSA Asian Languages & Cultures
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Enforced Prerequisites:
ASIANLAN 226 or 227.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course introduces students to the grammar and style of premodern Japanese. Emphasis will be placed on extensive grammatical analysis and translation in order to improve reading fluency. We will also work with original manuscripts as the course progresses. By the end of the course, students will be able to read and translate passages from a variety of literary texts written prior to the Meiji period.

Course Requirements:

Weekly grammar drills and translation homework; midterm and final

Intended Audience:

Students of Japanese language/culture who have proficiency reading modern Japanese

Class Format:

Two two-hour sessions weekly

ASIANLAN 433 - Classical Japanese I
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001 (REC)
MW 8:00AM - 10:00AM
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