JAPN 1111 Culture and Civilization (3 cr)

Taught in English. This course acquaints students with aspects of the culture and civilization of the Japanese-speaking peoples. Course topics will be selected from among the areas of the arts, literature, and history to allow students to gain an awareness of cultural, social, religious, and linguistic aspects of the target culture. Students will develop an understanding of the responsibility world citizens share for their common global future by comparing and contrasting their own culture with that of Japanese-speaking peoples.

Fall, Spring MnTC Goals: 6 & 8