JAPANESE LANGUAGE & CULTURE

 

Subject: INTS

Course Number : 0112

Course Title:  JAPANESE LANGUAGE & CULTURE

Course Description:

This course provides an introduction to modern Japanese culture. Beginning with a brief overview of Japanese political-religious history, it will explore ethnic groups and social stratification, geography, economics, and social conventions: manners, food, holidays, home life, work expectations, sports and leisure. Basic conversational Japanese language instruction will be utilized throughout the course. Recommended for anyone who will be visiting or working in Japan, or who is interested in cross-cultural communication and comparisons.   

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: Cultures       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite:  none

Course Level: lower level