Hiroyo Nishimura

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Senior Lector
203-432-2943
Address: 
432 Temple Street, Room 301, New Haven, CT 06511
Areas of interest : 
Japanese Language
Region: 
Japan

Courses

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 2018
Day/Time: M,T,W,Th,F 9:25 AM - 10:15 AM, 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
JAPN 140

Intermediate Japanese II

Continuation of JAPN 130.

Term: Spring 2019
Day/Time: M,T,W,Th,F 9:25 AM - 10:15 AM, 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
JAPN 150

Advanced Japanese I

Advanced language course that further develops proficiency in reading, writing, speaking, and listening. Reading and discussion materials include works by Nobel Prize winners. Japanese anime and television dramas are used to enhance listening and to develop skills in culturally appropriate speech. Writing of essays, letters, and criticism solidifies grammar and style. Individual tutorial sessions improve conversational skills.

Term: Fall 2018
Day/Time: T,Th 11:35 AM - 12:50 PM
JAPN 151

Advanced Japanese II

Continuation of JAPN 150.

Term: Spring 2019
Day/Time: M,W or T,Th 11:35 AM - 12:50 PM
JAPN 156

Advanced Japanese III

Close reading of modern Japanese writing on current affairs, social science, history, and literature. Development of speaking and writing skills in academic settings, including formal speeches, interviews, discussions, letters, e-mail, and expository writing. Interviews of and discussions with native speakers on current issues. Individual tutorial sessions provide speaking practice.

Term: Fall 2018
Day/Time: M,W 11:35 AM - 12:50 PM