University of Hawaii Textbooks/Course Materials

Kapi'olani Community College • Fall 2024 Class Availability

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Japanese Language & Literature (JPN)

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HSL,TXT0 31191 JPN 101 0 Elementary Japanese I-SSP 4 Y Kataoka 6 14 0 10 MTWR 0800-0850a OLAPA 105 08/26-12/20
Textbook Cost: $0
Students with prior Japanese language experience may be able to earn back credits. They should take a language placement test at the Lama Library Testing Center before registering or contact the instructor. This course is designed for non-native speakers of Japanese. Native speakers of Japanese are not eligible to enroll.
This JPN 101 section (CRN 31191) is an in-person class. Students are required to attend class on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 8:00 am - 8:50 a.m. Email the instructor (ykataoka@hawaii.edu) for information and check your hawaii.edu email account for class notifications.
JPN 101 (CRN 31191) is a Student Success Pathways course with a focus on engaging students to use basic Japanese to communicate in a culturally appropriate manner in their daily lives, at school, at work, and in the community. Students who enroll in this course and successfully pass the course, should register for SSP JPN 102 in Spring 2025. In this section, students will use authentic materials and tasks/projects to build interpersonal, interpretive, and presentational skills in Japanese that can be used outside of class to communicate and share basic information about oneself and surroundings (where you come from) in Japanese.
HSL,TXT0 31192 JPN 101 0 Elementary Japanese I-SSP 4 Y Kataoka 3 17 0 5 MTWR 0900-0950a OLAPA 105 08/26-12/20
Textbook Cost: $0
Students with prior Japanese language experience may be able to earn back credits. They should take a language placement test at the Lama Library Testing Center before registering or contact the instructor. This course is designed for non-native speakers of Japanese. Native speakers of Japanese are not eligible to enroll.
This JPN 101 section (CRN 31192) is an in-person class. Students are required to attend class on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9:00 am - 9:50 a.m. Email the instructor (ykataoka@hawaii.edu) for information and check your hawaii.edu email account for class notifications.
JPN 101 (CRN 31192) is a Student Success Pathways course with a focus on engaging students to use basic Japanese to communicate in a culturally appropriate manner in their daily lives, at school, at work, and in the community. Students who enroll in this course and successfully pass the course, should register for SSP JPN 102 in Spring 2025. In this section, students will use authentic materials and tasks/projects to build interpersonal, interpretive, and presentational skills in Japanese that can be used outside of class to communicate and share basic information about oneself and surroundings (where you come from) in Japanese.
HSL,TXT0 31193 JPN 101 0 Elementary Japanese I-SSP 4 Y Kataoka 6 14 0 5 MTWR 1100-1150a OLAPA 105 08/26-12/20
Textbook Cost: $0
Students with prior Japanese language experience may be able to earn back credits. They should take a language placement test at the Lama Library Testing Center before registering or contact the instructor. This course is designed for non-native speakers of Japanese. Native speakers of Japanese are not eligible to enroll.
This JPN 101 section (CRN 31193) is an in-person class. Students are required to attend class on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 11:00 am - 11:50 a.m. Email the instructor (ykataoka@hawaii.edu) for information and check your hawaii.edu email account for class notifications.
JPN 101 (CRN 31191) is a Student Success Pathways course with a focus on engaging students to use basic Japanese to communicate in a culturally appropriate manner in their daily lives, at school, at work, and in the community. Students who enroll in this course and successfully pass the course, should register for SSP JPN 102 in Spring 2025. In this section, students will use authentic materials and tasks/projects to build interpersonal, interpretive, and presentational skills in Japanese that can be used outside of class to communicate and share basic information about oneself and surroundings (where you come from) in Japanese.
HSL,TXT0 31194 JPN 101 0 Elementary Japanese I-SSP 4 H A Iwamoto 10 10 0 5 MW 1200-0140p ONLINE 08/26-12/20
Textbook Cost: $0
Students with prior Japanese language experience may be able to earn back credits. They should take a language placement test at the Lama Library Testing Center before registering or contact the instructor. This course is designed for non-native speakers of Japanese. Native speakers of Japanese are not eligible to enroll.
This JPN 101 section (CRN 31194) is a synchronous online course. Synchronous session(s) will be on Mondays and Wednesdays from 12:00 p.m. to 13:40 p.m. Student attendance is required via Zoom. Students must also complete online course activities. This class does not require fieldwork. Email the instructor (iwamotoh@hawaii.edu) for information, and check your hawaii.edu email account for class notifications. You need regular computer access and a reliable Internet connection to take an online class.
This JPN 101 section (CRN 31194) is a Student Success Pathways course with a focus on engaging students to use basic Japanese to communicate in a culturally appropriate manner in their daily lives, at school, at work, and in the community. Students who enroll in this course and successfully pass the course, should register for SSP JPN 102 in Spring 2025. In this section, students will use authentic materials and tasks/projects to build interpersonal, interpretive, and presentational skills in Japanese that can be used outside of class to communicate and share basic information about oneself and surroundings (where you come from) in Japanese.
HSL 31195 JPN 101 0 Elementary Japanese I-SSP 4 S Shinagawa 20 0 0 5 TBA TBA ONLINE ASYNC 08/26-12/20
Students with prior Japanese language experience may be able to earn back credits. They should take a language placement test at the Lama Library Testing Center before registering or contact the instructor. This course is designed for non-native speakers of Japanese. Native speakers of Japanese are not eligible to enroll.
This JPN 101 class section (CRN 31195) is an online asynchronous course; students are never required to meet with each other and the instructor at a specific time. This class does not include proctored exams. This class does not require fieldwork. Email the instructor (ssatoru@hawaii.edu) for additional information, and check your hawaii.edu email account for class notifications. You must have regular access to a computer and a reliable Internet connection to take an online class.
This JPN 101 section (CRN 31195) is a Student Success Pathways course with a focus on engaging students to use basic Japanese to communicate in a culturally appropriate manner in their daily lives, at school, at work, and in the community. Students who enroll in this course and successfully pass the course, should register for SSP JPN 102 in Spring 2025. In this section, students will use authentic materials and tasks/projects to build interpersonal, interpretive, and presentational skills in Japanese that can be used outside of class to communicate and share basic information about oneself and surroundings (where you come from) in Japanese.
HSL,TXT0 31196 JPN 101 0 Elementary Japanese I-SSP 4 L Y Kobuke 20 0 2 3 TBA TBA ONLINE ASYNC 08/26-12/20
Students with prior Japanese language experience may be able to earn back credits. They should take a language placement test at the Lama Library Testing Center before registering or contact the instructor. This course is designed for non-native speakers of Japanese. Native speakers of Japanese are not eligible to enroll.
This JPN 101 class section (CRN 31196) is an online asynchronous course; students are never required to meet with each other and the instructor at a specific time. This class does not include proctored exams. This class does not require fieldwork. Email the instructor (lykobuke@hawaii.edu) for additional information, and check your hawaii.edu email account for class notifications. You must have regular access to a computer and a reliable Internet connection to take an online class.
This JPN 101 section (CRN 31196) is a Student Success Pathways course with a focus on engaging students to use basic Japanese to communicate in a culturally appropriate manner in their daily lives, at school, at work, and in the community. Students who enroll in this course and successfully pass the course, should register for SSP JPN 102 in Spring 2025. In this section, students will use authentic materials and tasks/projects to build interpersonal, interpretive, and presentational skills in Japanese that can be used outside of class to communicate and share basic information about oneself and surroundings (where you come from) in Japanese.
HSL,TXT0 31197 JPN 102 0 Elementary Japanese II-SSP 4 Y Makishima-Young 5 15 0 5 TR 1200-0140p ONLINE 08/26-12/20
Textbook Cost: $0
Prerequisite(s): A grade of C or higher in JPN 101 or satisfactory score on KapCC language placement test or instructor consent. Students with prior Japanese language experience should take the placement test at the Lama Testing Center before registering or contact the instructor. This course is designed for non-native speakers of Japanese.
This JPN 102 section (CRN 31197) is a synchronous online course. Synchronous session(s) will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:00 p.m. to 1:40 pm. Student attendance is required via Zoom. Students must also complete online course activities. This class does not require fieldwork. Email the instructor (yokomy@hawaii.edu) for information, and check your hawaii.edu email account for class notifications. You need regular computer access and a reliable Internet connection to take an online class.
This JPN 102 section (CRN 31197) is a Student Success Pathways course with a focus on engaging students to continue to build upon Japanese skills acquired in JPN 101 to communicate in a culturally appropriate manner in their daily lives, at school, at work, and in the community. Students who enroll in and then successfully pass the course, should register for the SSP JPN 201 courses in Spring 2025. In this section, students will use authentic materials and tasks/projects to build upon interpersonal, interpretive, and presentational skills in Japanese learned in JPN 101-SSP.
HSL 31198 JPN 102 0 Elementary Japanese II-SSP 4 S Shinagawa 15 5 0 5 TBA TBA ONLINE ASYNC 08/26-12/20
Prerequisite(s): A grade of C or higher in JPN 101 or satisfactory score on KCC language placement test or instructor consent. Students with prior Japanese language experience may be able to earn back credits. They should take a language placement test at the Lama Library Testing Center before registering or contact the instructor.
This course is designed for non-native speakers of Japanese. Native speakers of Japanese are not eligible to enroll.
This JPN 102 section (CRN 31198) is an online asynchronous course; students are never required to meet with each other and the instructor at a specific time. This class does not include proctored exams. This class does not require fieldwork. Email the instructor (ssatoru@hawaii.edu) for additional information, and check your hawaii.edu email account for class notifications. You must have regular access to a computer and a reliable Internet connection to take an online class.
This JPN 102 section (CRN 31198) is a Student Success Pathways course with a focus on engaging students to continue to build upon Japanese skills acquired in JPN 101 to communicate in a culturally appropriate manner in their daily lives, at school, at work, and in the community. Students who enroll in this course and successfully pass the course, should register for the SSP JPN 201 in Spring 2025. In this section, students will use authentic materials and tasks/projects to build upon interpersonal, interpretive, and presentational skills in Japanese learned in JPN 101-SSP.
HSL,TXT0 31890 JPN 102 0 Elementary Japanese II-SSP 4 Y Makishima-Young 5 15 0 5 MW 1200-0140p ONLINE 08/26-12/20
Textbook Cost: $0
Prerequisite(s): A grade of C or higher in JPN 101 or satisfactory score on KapCC language placement test or instructor consent. Students with prior Japanese language experience should take the placement test at the Lama Testing Center before registering or contact the instructor. This course is designed for non-native speakers of Japanese. Native speakers of Japanese are not eligible to enroll.
This JPN 102 section (CRN 31890) is a synchronous online course. Synchronous session(s) will be on Mondays and Wednesdays from 12:00 p.m. to 1:40 .pm. Student attendance is required via Zoom. Students must also complete online course activities. This class does not require fieldwork. Email the instructor (yokomy@hawaii.edu) for information, and check your hawaii.edu email account for class notifications. You need regular computer access and a reliable Internet connection to take an online class.
This JPN 102 section (CRN 31890) is a Student Success Pathways course with a focus on engaging students to continue to build upon Japanese skills acquired in JPN 101 to communicate in a culturally appropriate manner in their daily lives, at school, at work, and in the community. Students who enroll in and then successfully pass the course, should register for the SSP JPN 201 courses in Spring 2025. In this section, students will use authentic materials and tasks/projects to build upon interpersonal, interpretive, and presentational skills in Japanese learned in JPN 101-SSP.
HSL,TXT0 31199 JPN 201 0 Intermediate Japanese I-SSP 4 Y Kataoka 5 15 0 5 MTWR 1200-1250p OLAPA 105 08/26-12/20
Textbook Cost: $0
Prerequisite(s): A grade of C or higher in JPN 102, or satisfactory score on language placement test, or instructor consent. Students with prior Japanese language experience may be able to earn back credits. They should take a language placement test at the Lama Library Testing Center before registering or contact the instructor.
This course is designed for non-native speakers of Japanese. Native speakers of Japanese are not eligible to enroll.
This JPN 201 section (CRN 31199) is an in-person class. Students must be available for on-campus class meetings on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 12:00 to 12:50 p.m. Email the instructor (ykataoka@hawaii.edu) for information and check your hawaii.edu email account for class notifications.
This JPN 201 section (CRN 31199) is a Student Success Pathways course with a focus on engaging students to continue to build upon Japanese skills acquired in JPN 102 to communicate in a culturally appropriate manner in their daily lives, at school, at work, and in the community. Students who enroll in this course and successfully pass the course should register for the SSP JPN 202 in Spring 2025. In this section, students will use authentic materials and tasks/projects to build upon interpersonal, interpretive, and presentational skills in Japanese learned in JPN 102-SSP.
HSL,TXT0 31200 JPN 201 0 Intermediate Japanese I-SSP 4 L Y Kobuke 20 0 1 4 TBA TBA ONLINE ASYNC 08/26-12/20
Textbook Cost: $0
Prerequisite(s): A grade of C or higher in JPN 201 or satisfactory score on KapCC language placement test or instructor consent. Students with prior Japanese language experience may be able to earn back credits. They should take a language placement test at the Lama Library Testing Center before registering or contact the instructor. This course is designed for non-native speakers of Japanese. Native speakers of Japanese are not eligible to enroll.
This JPN 201 section (CRN 31200) is an online asynchronous course; students are never required to meet with each other and the instructor at a specific time. This class does not include proctored exams. This class does not require fieldwork. Email the instructor (lykobuke@hawaii.edu) for additional information, and check your hawaii.edu email account for class notifications. You must have regular access to a computer and a reliable Internet connection to take an online class.
This JPN 201 section (CRN 31200) is a Student Success Pathways course with a focus on empowering students to use Japanese skills acquired in JPN 102 to begin to sustain communication in a culturally appropriate manner in their daily lives, at school, at work, and in the community. Students who enroll in this course and successfully pass the course, will have priority seating in the SSP JPN 202 courses in Spring 2025. In this section, students will use authentic materials and engage in projects to further develop interpersonal, interpretive, and presentational skills in Japanese learned in JPN 102-SSP.
This JPN 201 (CRN 31200) requires access to Extempore, a video and audio application that will be used for speaking, listening, reading, and writing practice. Extempore will cost $12.99 for the semester. Otherwise, this course includes no other costs for materials. For additional information please contact the instructor via email (lykobuke@hawaii.edu) as needed and check your hawaii.edu email account regularly for class notifications. To take an online class, you need regular access to a desktop or laptop computer and a reliable Internet connection.
HSL 31201 JPN 202 0 Intermediate Japanese II-SSP 4 S Shinagawa 9 11 0 5 TBA TBA ONLINE ASYNC 08/26-12/20
Prerequisite(s): A grade of C or higher in JPN 201 or satisfactory score on KapCC language placement test or instructor consent. Students with prior Japanese language experience may be able to earn back credits. They should take a language placement test at the Lama Library Testing Center before registering or contact the instructor.
This course is designed for non-native speakers of Japanese. Native speakers of Japanese are not eligible to enroll.
This JPN 202 section (CRN 31201) is an online asynchronous course; students are never required to meet with each other and the instructor at a specific time. This class does not include proctored exams. This class does not require fieldwork. Email the instructor (ssatoru@hawaii.edu) for additional information, and check your hawaii.edu email account for class notifications. You must have regular access to a computer and a reliable Internet connection to take an online class.
This section of JPN 202 (CRN 31201) is a Student Success Pathways course with a focus on engaging students to continue to build upon Japanese skills acquired in JPN 201 to communicate in a culturally appropriate manner in their daily lives, at school, at work, and in the community. In this section, students will use authentic materials and tasks/projects to build upon interpersonal, interpretive, and presentational skills in Japanese learned in JPN 201-SSP.

General Education Requirements:
FGA = Foundation GMP-A DA = Diversification-Arts DP = Diversification-Physical Science
FGB = Foundation GMP-B DB = Diversification-Biological Science DS = Diversification-Social Science
FGC = Foundation GMP-C DH = Diversification-Humanities DY = Diversification-Laboratory (science)
FQ = Foundation Quantitative Reasoning DL = Diversification-Literatures HSL= Hawaiian or Second Language
FS = Foundation Symbolic Reasoning
FW = Foundation Written Communication
Focus Requirements:
HAP= Hawaiian, Asian, and Pacific Issues
OC= Oral Communication
WI= Writing Intensive
Other:
FY= Seats Reserved for First-Year Students
RI= Research Intensive


Special Designations:
ONLD = Fully Online Program IDAP = eBook Access OI = Off-Island EC = Early College
ONL5 = 5-Week Online Program TXT0 = Textbook Cost $0 OS = Off-Site SF = Sustainability Focused


Class Meeting Days:
M = Monday F = Friday ONLINE ASYNC = Completely online, NO scheduled days/times
T = Tuesday S = Saturday TBA = To Be Announced/Arranged
W = Wednesday U= Sunday
R = Thursday