Available in 2018

Course handbook


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.

Availability2018 Course Timetables


  • Semester 1 - 2018
  • Semester 2 - 2018


  • Semester 2 - 2018

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Demonstrate knowledge of basic vocabulary and grammar

2. Develop skills in aural-oral communication

3. Demonstrate knowledge of the writing system

4. Develop an understanding of Japanese culture


Students will study

  1. Writing system
  2. Pronunciation
  3. Vocabulary and grammar
  4. Japanese culture

Assumed knowledge

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.

Assessment items

In Term Test: Weekly On-Line Tests (x12)

Written Assignment: Workbooks (x4)

Online Learning Activity: Online Speaking Tasks

Contact hours



Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for 13 Weeks



Online 2 hour(s) per Week for 13 Weeks