Designed for those with a knowledge of Japanese equivalent to a pass in JAPN1110, this course continues to provide basic skills in the areas of vocabulary, grammar, speaking, listening and cultural understanding.
Availability2021 Course Timetables
- Semester 1 - 2021
- Semester 2 - 2021
On successful completion of the course students will be able to:
1. Translate simple sentences from English to Japanese and Japanese to English.
2. Develop skills in aural-oral communication.
3. Recognize an additional 300 kanji.
4. Demonstrate a basic understanding of Japanese culture.
Students will study
- Writing system
- Vocabulary and grammar
- Japanese culture
A knowledge of Japanese equivalent to a pass in JAPN1110.
Students who are already competent or native speakers of this language are encouraged to undertake 2000 or 3000 level courses for a more engaged learning experience.
In Term Test: 12x Weekly On-Line Tests (60%)
Written Assignment: 4x Workbooks (20%)
Online Learning Activity: Online Speaking Tasks (20%)
Online 2 hour(s) per Week for 12 Weeks
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