Available in 2022
Course code

JAPN3501

Units

20 units

Level

3000 level

Course handbook

Description

This course uses Japanese language multimedia to expose students to traditional and modern Japanese culture through a diverse range of socio-cultural topics. JAPN3501 provides comprehensive language training, at an early-advanced level, corresponding to N3 in the Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT).


Availability

Online

  • Semester 1 - 2022

Replacing course(s)

This course replaces the following course(s): JAPN3101. Students who have successfully completed JAPN3101 are not eligible to enrol in JAPN3501.


Learning outcomes

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

1. Read and write Japanese texts at an early-advanced level.

2. Use Japanese grammar at an early-advanced level.

3. Communicate in Japanese at an early-advanced level.

4. Demonstrate knowledge of aspects of Japanese society.


Content

Topics include:

  • Geography
  • Language
  • Technology
  • Sports

Requisite

This course replaces JAPN3101. If you have successfully completed JAPN3101, you cannot enrol in this course.


Assumed knowledge

20 Units in Japanese at 2000 level.


Assessment items

Quiz: 12 Online Quizzes (4% each) (48%)

Presentation: 2 Presentations (16% each) (32%)

Written Assignment: 4 Written Assignments (5% each) (20%)


Contact hours

Online

Online Activity

Online 4 hour(s) per Week for 12 Weeks starting in week 1

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