Yoshiko Maruyama

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Senior Lector
203-432-8688
Address: 
432 Temple St, Room 304, New Haven, CT 06511
Areas of interest : 
Japanese Language; Second Language Acquisition and Sociolinguistics in Applied Linguistics
Region: 
Japan

Courses

JAPN 110

Elementary Japanese I

Introductory language course for students with no previous background in Japanese. Development of proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, including 50 hiragana, 50 katakana, and 75 kanji characters. Introduction to cultural aspects such as levels of politeness and group concepts. In-class drills in pronunciation and conversation. Individual tutorial sessions improve conversational skills.

Term: Fall 2017
Day/Time: M,T,W,Th,F 9:25 AM - 10:15 AM, 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM, 11:35 AM - 12:25 PM
JAPN 120

Elementary Japanese II

Continuation of JAPN 110, with supplementary materials such as excerpts from television shows, anime, and songs. Introduction of 150 additional kanji.

Term: Spring 2018
Day/Time: M,T,W,Th,F 9:25 AM - 10:15 AM, 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM, 11:35 AM - 12:25 PM
JAPN 130

Intermediate Japanese I

Continued development in both written and spoken Japanese. Aspects of Japanese culture, such as history, art, religion, and cuisine, explored through text, film, and animation. Online audio and visual aids facilitate listening, as well as the learning of grammar and kanji. Individual tutorial sessions improve conversational skills.

Term: Fall 2017
Day/Time: M,T,W,Th,F 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM, 11:35 AM - 12:25 PM
JAPN 140

Intermediate Japanese II

Continuation of JAPN 130.

Term: Spring 2018
Day/Time: M,T,W,Th,F 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM, 11:35 AM - 12:25 PM