This course is an introduction to Japanese language and culture. It is always exciting to start learning a new language. I believe learning a language should be fun. This introduction to Japanese course will help you to learn the basics of Japanese and make your learning enjoyable. This class will cover the basics of the Japanese language, including the basic writing systems (hiragana and katakana), common expressions and greetings, as well as basic grammar structure. Students will be able to hold rudimentary conversations and learn basic information about others, describe things, and ask questions.