Yuka Hara, Assistant Teaching Professor of Japanese
Curriculum Coordinator of Japanese Language Instruction
Office: Gaines 118
Fall 2018 Classes:
JPNS 101-1 Elementary Japanese I, MWF 11:00-11:50 a.m.
JPNS 101-2 Elementary Japanese I, MWF 1:10-2:00 p.m.
JPNS 101-3 Elementary Japanese I, MWF 2:10-3:00 p.m.
JPNS 201D Intermediate Japanese I, MWF 10:00-10:50 a.m.
Spring 2019 Classes:
JPNS 102D-1 Elementary Japanese II, MWF 11:00-11:50 a.m.
JPNS 102D-2 Elementary Japanese II, MWF 1:10-2:00 p.m.
JPNS 202D-1 Intermediate Japanese II, MWF 10:00-10:50 a.m.
JPNS 340 Japanese Advanced Reading & Grammar, MWF 2:10-3:00 p.m.
2003 recipient of the College of Letters and Science Award for Outstanding Teaching
2004 recipient of the President's Excellence in Teaching Award
January 2006 Mortar Board Professor of the Month
My pedagogical interests include teaching various levels of Japanese, and focusing student attention on the acquisition of the four main language components of listening, speaking, writing, and reading. I also try to integrate cultural lessons in the classroom, such as contact with Japanese etiquette and other cultural traditions, and strongly support student efforts to study abroad in Japan.
Japanese Conversation Club:
Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or talk to me during office hours!