Credits required
N/A Oregon State University is on a quarter-term system. There are four quarters each year and classes are 11 weeks long.
Cost per credit
$297 Cost per credit is calculated using tuition per credit for the current academic year. It does not include associated fees, course materials, textbook expenses, and other expenses related to courses.
Delivery
Online You can complete all courses online. Some courses may require proctored exams in your local area.
Start terms
4 per year

Japanese - Online Courses

Why learn Japanese?

The online Japanese courses provide students the cultural and linguistics tools necessary to be proficient in verbal communications. The courses are focused on comprehension and speaking by providing students ample opportunities to practice.

Below is an example of the courses and term offered during the year. Refer to the OSU Ecampus Schedule of Classes for current schedule information.

First-year Japanese courses (4 credits)

Course #SummerFallWinterSpring
JPN 111      
JPN 112      
JPN 113      

 Note: The Ecampus schedule of classes includes available courses for the current term and up to three future terms. Class offerings are continually updated and may be added, removed, or rescheduled without notice. Check back frequently for current information.

Japanese culture courses

In addition to the language courses, a variety of Japanese culture courses are available throughout the year. Refer to the OSU Ecampus schedule of classes for a complete listing.

Learn from a well-respected university

All courses are developed and taught by Oregon State faculty within the Department of World Languages and Cultures and all course material is delivered through multimedia instruction coupled with realistic learning objectives. Students will interact with their classmates through online discussion boards and interactive content to gain a deeper understanding of the culture and competency communicating. Online students receive the same curriculum and transcripts as our on-campus students.

Transferring your credits

All students enrolled in Oregon State Ecampus classes pay in-state tuition, making online classes affordable and flexible. It is important to note that Oregon State University runs on a quarter system. If you are transferring credits be sure to confirm the transfer policy of your home institution. Learn more about transferring credits.

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