Units of Study Offered in Japanese Studies

Note: the Summer session of JPNS1611 Japanese 1 will not be offered by the Summer School in 2015. Instead, JPNS1611is being offered in intensive mode in January 2015 (session 101).

Students wishing to enrol may do so via Sydney Student. Classes commence on 5 January.

JPNS3621 - Japanese 7

Semester 1, 2011  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Olivier Ansart

Description

Classes will involve a range of learning styles for further development of speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. Classes are divided into two components: communication and reading. In communication classes excercises will include discussion, short surveys, role-plays, short reading and translation exercises. Reading will be focused on contemporary journalistic and sometimes literary writing. By the end of this unit of study, students will be able to read approximately 1100 kanji and write 600 kanji.

Assessments

1x1500wd presentation (25%), kanji and online quizzes (equivalent to 1500wds) (25%), 1x1000wd composition test (17%), 1x2hr exam (33%).

Textbooks

Authentic Japanese: Progressing from Intermediate to Advanced, Osamu Kamada et al
The Japan Times

Classes

3x1-hr tutorials/week

Prerequisites

JPNS1123 or JPNS2223 or JPNS2622

Prohibitions

JPNS2301

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