Not currently offered
Course code



10 units


3000 level

Course handbook


Focuses on improving students' skills and building up their confidence to discuss issues of everyday life in conversational as well as formal Japanese.


Not currently offered.

This Course was last offered in Semester 1 - 2017.

Learning outcomes

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

1. To develop proficiency in communicating in Japanese.

2. To acquire practical knowledge of appropriate styles of speeches according to different situations.

3. To learn about cultural aspects of human interactions in Japanese society.

4. To become able to present formal speeches and discuss complex issues in Japanese.


  • Text reading;
  • Listening;
  • Discussion;
  • Dialogue performance;
  • Speeches;
  • Questions and answers in Japanese.

Assumed knowledge

JAPN2120 Intermediate Spoken Japanese II.

Assessment items

Quiz: Weekly quizzes

Essay: Essays ¿ 500 words in Japanese

In Term Test: Semester Test

Formal Examination: Examination