Kazuhiro Yonemoto

Japanese School Faculty

 
 work802.443.5215
 Sunderland Language Center

 

Courses

Course List: 

Courses offered in the past four years.
indicates offered in the current term
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JAPN3201 - Beginning Japanese II      

Designed for students who have completed approximately 150 hours of formal training in Japanese. Students must be able to read and write hiragana, katakana, and 100 to 150 kanji. The course will begin with a review of basic patters and move quickly to cover new materials. In addition to the materials provided by the textbook, authentic materials (e.g. television, films, Internet, newspaper, etc.) will be incorporated into the instruction.

Required Text:

Hatasa, Hatasa & Makino, Nakama 2, Enhanced Edition ISBN-10: 1285-45374-3 ISBN-13: 978-1285453743

Hatasa, Hatasa & Makino, Nakma 2 Student Activity Manual that goes with the Enhanced edition ISBN-10: 0547171706, ISBN-13: 978-0547171708 LNG

Summer 2013

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JAPN3501 - Advanced Japanese      

Designed for graduate students and professionals with advanced skills in spoken and written Japanese. Undergraduates with exceptional preparation or extensive background living in Japan may also enroll. The prerequisite is at least three or more years of rigorous formal study in modern Japanese, or an extended period of a year or more studying or working in Japan. Students should know at least 1,200 kanji, or have advanced reading skills in Chinese. Instruction takes a multi-skill approach that employs a variety of materials: scholarly essays, newspapers, short stories, and manga. Video and audio materials are also used extensively to improve listening comprehension and oral presentation skills. The approach of the course is to study the language through a study of topics in the culture, and it presumes a high level of proficiency in all four language areas.

Target OPI rating at the end of the session: Advanced Mid

Required Text:

Kondoh, Atsuko & Maruyama, Chika, For Advanced Learners of Japanese "Facets of Culture" ISBN:978 - 4-13-082122-3 (just the text)

Summer 2016 Language Schools

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JAPN3502 - Advanced Japanese      

Designed for graduate students and professionals with advanced skills in spoken and written Japanese. Undergraduates with exceptional preparation or extensive background living in Japan may also enroll. The prerequisite is at least three or more years of rigorous formal study in modern Japanese, or an extended period of a year or more studying or working in Japan. Students should know at least 1,200 kanji, or have advanced reading skills in Chinese. Instruction takes a multi-skill approach that employs a variety of materials: scholarly essays, newspapers, short stories, and manga. Video and audio materials are also used extensively to improve listening comprehension and oral presentation skills. The approach of the course is to study the language through a study of topics in the culture, and it presumes a high level of proficiency in all four language areas.

Target OPI rating at the end of the session: Advanced Mid

Required Text:

Kondoh, Atsuko & Maruyama, Chika, For Advanced Learners of Japanese "Facets of Culture" ISBN:978 - 4-13-082122-3 (just the text)

Summer 2016 Language Schools

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JAPN3503 - Advanced Japanese      

Designed for graduate students and professionals with advanced skills in spoken and written Japanese. Undergraduates with exceptional preparation or extensive background living in Japan may also enroll. The prerequisite is at least three or more years of rigorous formal study in modern Japanese, or an extended period of a year or more studying or working in Japan. Students should know at least 1,200 kanji, or have advanced reading skills in Chinese. Instruction takes a multi-skill approach that employs a variety of materials: scholarly essays, newspapers, short stories, and manga. Video and audio materials are also used extensively to improve listening comprehension and oral presentation skills. The approach of the course is to study the language through a study of topics in the culture, and it presumes a high level of proficiency in all four language areas.

Target OPI rating at the end of the session: Advanced Mid

Required Text:

Kondoh, Atsuko & Maruyama, Chika, For Advanced Learners of Japanese "Facets of Culture" ISBN:978 - 4-13-082122-3 (just the text)

Summer 2016 Language Schools

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JAPN3504 - Advanced Japanese      

Designed for graduate students and professionals with advanced skills in spoken and written Japanese. Undergraduates with exceptional preparation or extensive background living in Japan may also enroll. The prerequisite is at least three or more years of rigorous formal study in modern Japanese, or an extended period of a year or more studying or working in Japan. Students should know at least 1,200 kanji, or have advanced reading skills in Chinese. Instruction takes a multi-skill approach that employs a variety of materials: scholarly essays, newspapers, short stories, and manga. Video and audio materials are also used extensively to improve listening comprehension and oral presentation skills. The approach of the course is to study the language through a study of topics in the culture, and it presumes a high level of proficiency in all four language areas.

Target OPI rating at the end of the session: Advanced Mid

Required Text:

Kondoh, Atsuko & Maruyama, Chika, For Advanced Learners of Japanese "Facets of Culture" ISBN:978 - 4-13-082122-3 (just the text)

Summer 2016 Language Schools

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School of Japanese

Sunderland Language Center
Middlebury College
P: 802.443.5215
F: 802.443.2075

Mailing address
School of Japanese
14 Old Chapel Road
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT  05753

Wendy Butler, Coordinator
japaneseschool@middlebury.edu