Intermediate Japanese 1


Designed for those with an understanding of elementary Japanese. In this course more advanced forms of grammar and sentence patterns are studied. Reading and writing skills will also be raised to an intermediate level.



  • Semester 1 - 2017

Learning Outcomes

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

1. understand grammatical structures at an intermediate level

2. read Japanese text at an intermediate level

3. express their own ideas in written forms

4. use online Japanese dictionaries and word processors

5. communicate orally at an intermediate level

6. have an understanding of aspects of Japanese culture necessary for effective communication


  1. Introduction of new sentence patterns
  2. reading texts that include those sentence patterns
  3. writing exercise to express original ideas using new sentence patterns
  4. oral communication practice


This course replaces JAPN2110. If you have successfully completed JAPN2110 you cannot enrol in this course.

Assumed Knowledge

JAPN1120 Elementary Japanese II

Assessment Items

Written Assignment: Written Assignments

In Term Test: Written tests

Presentation: In class oral presentations

Contact Hours



Face to Face On Campus 4 hour(s) per Week for Full Term