Introduction to modern standard Japanese. Emphasis on developing proficiency in speaking and listening, using basic grammar and vocabulary. Basic skills in reading and writing are also taught. Lab work required. For graduate credit see 21G.551. Limited to 16 per section.

Fall Semester Sections: Enrollment limited to 16 for pedagogical reasons.  Priority will be given to pre-registered students.  Please note that you have to attend the first day of class to maintain your preference level. In case of overenrollment, preference will be given to pre-registered sophomores, juniors, seniors, freshmen, and graduate students in that order, who attend the first day of class.

IAP Sections:  Limited enrollment to 16.  Preference to freshmen, sophomores, and declared concentrators.  No listeners. IAP Syllabus (PDF)