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Japanese I is designed for beginners of the Japanese language. It starts to help familiarize learners with the Japanese sounds and their unique writing characters, hiragana & katakana, and it aims to develop language proficiency in Japanese, integrating four skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing. Throughout the course, learners are expected to acquire about 300 words and phrases related to the daily life, and to use them in simple noun/verb sentence pattern. It also aims to nurture tolerance for other cultures.