Units of Study Offered in Japanese Studies

JPNS1611 - Japanese 1

Semester 1, 2010  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Seiko Yasumoto

Description

This beginners' unit introduces basic communication skills in understanding and speaking Japanese. Students will also learn to write the two Japanese syllabaries and approximately 60 kanji characters and to recognise at least 100 kanji characters in context. Relevant socio-cultural information is integrated with the language learning. This unit also includes a weekly culture lecture.

Assessments

Continuous class assessment (i.e. weekly quizzes, speaking, writing, listening tests) (2000 words), 2 hour exam (2000 words).

Textbooks

Genki I, Eri Banno
The Japan Times

Classes

4 hours per week

Prohibitions

JPNS1111, any HSC Japanese Course

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