Class Overview

Japanese Conversation & Culture - Level 3 | Seattle Central College - Continuing EducationBuild upon what you learned in Level 2 and increase your understanding of Japanese language and culture.

You’ll have the opportunity to sharpen your comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing skills through a variety of immersive activities, including:

  • Watch contemporary Japanese films and engage in an instructor-led discussion of the themes they present
  • Participate in a variety of role-playing activities, such as ordering at a restaurant, interacting with the staff at a hotel, buying items in stores, and more
  • Prepare and deliver one-minute speeches on different topics of interest
  • Write letters in Japanese to your classmates, exchange them, and then read them to the class

Learning Outcomes

  • Continue building on what you learned in Level 2
  • Further develop your communication, listening, reading, and writing skills
  • Expand your knowledge of contemporary culture and traditions
  • Gain tools to continue practicing and refining your Japanese language skills on your own
  • Be prepared to travel to Japan and successfully interact with locals, armed with an understanding of their language and culture

Who Should Take this Class?

Prerequisite: Successful completion of Japanese Language & Culture – Level 2, or instructor permission

  • Students with an intermediate-level understanding of Japanese who wish to expand their knowledge of contemporary language and culture

Session Details

  • Class ID: 6633
  • Instructor: Junko Muraki
  • When: 10 Wednesdays | 9/27/17 - 11/29/17 | 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Total Number of Hours: 20
  • Where: Broadway Edison Building - Room 4182 | 1701 Broadway, Seattle WA 98122
  • Fee: $199
  • Additional Notes: Check out our Textbooks & Supplies page for info on any required or suggested materials for this class.