Welcome to Japan 212

This is the second quarter of a three-quarter sequence of second-year Japanese (Japan 211-3).  Students must i) have completed (and passed) Japan 211 (or equivalent), ii) be placed into Japan 212 by the Japan 100-level placement exam, or iii) have received a permission from the instructor.  Students who do not satisfy one of these or have not passed Japan 211 are not permitted to start at this level.  In addition, native speakers of Japanese, students with substantial background in Japanese by completing Japan 212 (or its equivalent) or higher level of Japanese course by residence in Japan or by heritage are not permitted to register for this course irrespective of circumstances (including a result of placement test).  No exception will be made.  Failure to follow this instruction may result in no grade for this course.  Those who have any questions about his/her background in Japanese must seek advice from the instructor

The course consists of lecture (T/Th) and quiz section (M/W/F). Students must register for both a lecture and a quiz section to receive a full credits. Failure to do so results in an F for the course.

Please note that Final Exam for the course will be given on 3/16 (Sat) at 8:30am @SMI 120.