JAPN 380

Reading Modern Japanese Prose

Students strengthen reading and writing skills by reading a wide variety of Japanese prose, including newspaper articles and editorials, nonfiction and fiction. Activities include writing assignments and class discussion of the readings, and a significant final research paper and presentation. The final weeks of the class are devoted to peer review of completed work on the research paper, and student presentations of research.

Prerequisites: JAPN 302 or JAPN 311 or equivalent.