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Placement Test

If you have studied Japanese in the past outside SBCC or speak it at home, please contact us and take a placement test during the current semester so that you can take a higher-level class, such as 102, 103 or 104 in the following semester.

After you pass the test, we will issue a placement verification letter.

Sample Placement Test for JAPN102

If you think you are at the level of JAPN102, test yourself with the questions on the Sample Placement Test for JAPN 102. If you have answered 70% of the questions correctly, you are qualified for JAPN103.

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Prerequisite Challenge Form B

Please fill out Form B and submit it with a placement verification letter to SBCC Admissions & Records Office.

The deadline is 1 pm on the 1st Friday of a semester. However, please do not wait until the last minute. for more details

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