Business Japanese

Course code JAPN6001Units 10Level 6000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Humanities and Social Science

This course is designed for MBA students with no knowledge of Japanese. It provides students with a knowledge of basic conversational Japanese in a business setting.

Not available in 2015

Objectives1. To develop listening and speaking skills in the Japanese language as related to business and commerce.
2. To develop specific and interactive Japanese language skills through exposure to simulated business meetings.
3. To acquire an elementary introduction to Japanese business protocols.
4. To develop the capacity to think critically and organize time effectively through carrying out particular set tasks in a foreign-language business setting.
ContentHiragana and Katakana
Basic conversational Japanese in a business setting
Replacing Course(s)N/A. New elective in MBA.
TransitionN/A.
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeNone
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsLecture
Seminar
Assessment Items
Examination: Class8 weekly tests 40%
2 In-semester tests 60%
Contact HoursLecture: for 3 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Compulsory Components
Requisite by EnrolmentThis course is part of the following programs: Master of Business Administration (MBA), Graduate Certificate in Business Administration (GCBA), and the Master of Business (MBus) and Master of International Business (MIB).