Advanced Written Japanese 1

Course code JAPN3210Units 10Level 3000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Humanities and Social Science

Designed to develop reading and writing skills and cultural knowledge at an advanced level. It is based on the study of essays, short stories, poems and newspapers.

Not available in 2014

Previously offered in 2013, 2011, 2009, 2007, 2005
ObjectivesTo enable students to:
1. Recognise, read and write 400 Kanji and read a range of Japanese texts.
2. Gain a good understanding of major grammatical construction and idiomatic expressions.
3. Translate from Japanese to English and English to Japanese
4. Express ideas in Japanese on set topics which develop cultural and social awareness.
ContentA selection of short stories, poems, newspaper articles, excerpts from essays and novels. Approximately 800 kanji will be taught.
Replacing Course(s)NA
TransitionNA
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeJAPN2220 or equivalent
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsLecture
Assessment Items
Examination: ClassIn semester test 35%
Examination: FormalFinal Examination 35%
Quiz - ClassWeekly quizzes 30%
Contact HoursLecture: for 4 hour(s) per Week for Full Term