ASIANLAN 225 - Second Year Japanese I
Fall 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Asian Languages (ASIANLAN)
Department: LSA Asian Languages & Cultures
See additional student enrollment and course instructor information to guide you in your decision making.

Details

Credits:
5
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in ASIANLAN 227 or 229 or RCLANG 296.
Enforced Prerequisites:
One of: ASIANLAN 124, 126, 127, or 129 or RCLANG 196; or by assignment of ASIANLAN 225 by placement test.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Native or near-native speakers of Japanese are not eligible for this course.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

ASIANLAN 225 is the first half of the second-year Japanese course and is designed for students who have the equivalent of one-year’s study of Japanese at the University of Michigan. The goal of the course is the simultaneous progression of students’ proficiency in all four language skills (speaking, listening, writing, and reading) along with an increase in familiarity with aspects of both traditional and modern Japanese culture that are necessary for language competency. Students will learn to successfully handle a variety of uncomplicated, basic, and communicative tasks and social situations.

By the end of this course, students will be able to:

  • Understand and appropriately use basic grammar patterns and vocabulary terms.
  • Understand and participate in daily conversations and to be able to express opinions/ thoughts and present information, using appropriate vocabulary, expressions and basic grammar in context.
  • Read and write novice-level materials with a solid understanding of main ideas and supporting details from a variety of texts.
  • Produce approximately 240 kanji in context.
  • Speak at an intermediate-low, or higher, level of proficiency as defined by the ACTFL Oral Proficiency Interview.

Course Requirements:

Attendance, Classroom Performance & Participation, Assignments, Quizzes, Lesson Tests, Exams, and Project

Intended Audience:

Students who have completed ASIANLAN 124, ASIANLAN 126 or ASIANLAN 127, or those who have obtained a qualifying score on the placement exam. The class is not intended for students without the instructor's permission and native speakers who: 1) speak Japanese as first language 2) completed their high school education at an institution where the language of instruction is Japanese only.

Class Format:

Recitation sessions on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays are conducted in Japanese and emphasize the ability to produce and comprehend Japanese at a natural speed. Analyses and explanations delivered in mostly Japanese with help of English are reserved for the lecture sessions on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Schedule

ASIANLAN 225 - Second Year Japanese I
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
14083
Open
6
 
-
TuTh 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS.
002 (LEC)
 In Person
14084
Open
4
 
-
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS.
003 (LEC)
 In Person
14085
Open
2
 
-
TuTh 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS.
004 (REC)
 In Person
14086
Open
2
 
-
MWF 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS.
005 (REC)
 In Person
14087
Open
1
 
-
M 10:00AM - 11:00AM
W 10:00AM - 11:00AM
F 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS.
006 (REC)
 In Person
14088
Open
2
 
-
MWF 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS.
007 (REC)
 In Person
20457
Open
1
 
-
MWF 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS.
008 (REC)
 In Person
28685
Open
3
 
-
MF 1:00PM - 2:00PM
W 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS.
009 (REC)
 In Person
34071
Closed
0
 
-
MWF 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS.
010 (REC)
 In Person
34072
Open
3
 
-
MWF 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Note: STUDENTS MUST ELECT RECITATION AND LECTURE SECTIONS.

Textbooks/Other Materials

The partner U-M / Barnes & Noble Education textbook website is the official way for U-M students to view their upcoming textbook or course material needs, whether they choose to buy from Barnes & Noble Education or not. Students also can view a customized list of their specific textbook needs by clicking a "View/Buy Textbooks" link in their course schedule in Wolverine Access.

Click the button below to view and buy textbooks for ASIANLAN 225.001

View/Buy Textbooks

Syllabi

Syllabi are available to current LSA students. IMPORTANT: These syllabi are provided to give students a general idea about the courses, as offered by LSA departments and programs in prior academic terms. The syllabi do not necessarily reflect the assignments, sequence of course materials, and/or course expectations that the faculty and departments/programs have for these same courses in the current and/or future terms.

Click the button below to view historical syllabi for ASIANLAN 225 (UM login required)

View Historical Syllabi

CourseProfile (Atlas)

The Atlas system, developed by the Center for Academic Innovation, provides additional information about: course enrollments; academic terms and instructors; student academic profiles (school/college, majors), and previous, concurrent, and subsequent course enrollments.

CourseProfile (Atlas)