Japanese

 Japanese

Study Japanese and earn transferable Core credit!


 


 

 

Japanese Courses

 

JAPN 1411 - Beginning Japanese 1

 

JAPN 1412 - Beginning Japanese 2

 

JAPN 2311 - Intermediate Japanese 1

 

JAPN 2312 - Intermediate Japanese 2

 

Actual course offering vary from semester to semester, so check eConnect or the online course schedules for current availability.

 

Interesting Facts

 

•  More than 70% of Japan consists of mountains, including more than 200 volcanoes.

 

•  Japan has the world’s third largest economy by gross domestic product.

 

•  In large Japanese cities, people are paid to cram subway passengers into crowded cars during peak hours.

 

•  Japanese slurp their noodles loudly to indicate that they are delicious.

Study Japanese Abroad

Through MAP, the Multinational Academic Program for Study Abroad, you can study Japanese at a language school in Japan and earn Brookhaven College credit – without spending a fortune.

The Core Curriculum

 

In order to be eligible for a bachelor's degree at a Texas public college or university, you must first complete a Core Curriculum of courses.

When completed at Brookhaven College, the Core Curriculum is guaranteed to transfer as a block to any public university in the state of Texas.

You may apply two Japanese courses toward your Core curriculum.

  • JAPN 1411 or 1412 can be taken to complete the "Tier 1: Speaking and Listening" course.
  • JAPN 2311 or 2312 can be taken to complete the "Tier 2: Humanity, Creativity and the Aesthetic Experience" course.

Japanese Faculty

Etsuko Barber

enbarber@dcccd.edu


Division Contact

Division Office, Room L408

972-860-4770

Division Staff

Bev Garrison

department assistant

972-860-4770

Brian McClung

chair of foreign languages and ASL

972-860-4263