Units of Study Offered in Japanese Studies

JPNS3650 - Japanese Language and Identity

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Nerida Ruth Jarkey
Phone: +61 2 9351 6805
Email: nerida.jarkey@sydney.edu.au

Description

This unit will apply methods of linguistic analysis to explore a number of key language strategies used in Japanese to construct speakers' social identity, and their relationships both with people they are talking to (interlocutors) and people they are talking about (referents). Students will collect and analyse authentic data in a guided research project, and will use the results of that analysis in writing a critical response to the work of other scholars in the field.

Assessments

5xonline quizzes (equivalent to 1000wds) (5%), participation (5%), 1xdata analysis (equivalent to 1000wds (30%), 1x2000wd critical response (30%), 1x2hr exam (30%)

Classes

1x1-hr seminar/week and 1x1-hr tutorial/week

Prerequisites

JPNS2612

Prohibitions

JPNS2671, JPNS3621, JPNS3622, JPNS3631, JPNS3632

Please Note: This timetable is a draft timetable and subject to change.

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