Japanese Studies

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Japanese Studies

A major in Japanese Studies requires at least 36 senior credit points, including 24 credit points from language and 12 credit points from culture units of study and with at least 6 credit points at 3000 level.

Junior units of study

JPNS1611
Japanese 1
6    N HSC Japanese Continuers, or HSC Japanese Beginners, or HSC Japanese Background Speakers, or JPNS1113 or JPNS1114, or JPNS1111, or HSC Japanese Extension
Intensive December
Intensive January
Semester 1
Summer Main
JPNS1612
Japanese 2
6    P JPNS1111 or JPNS1611
N JPNS1112 or JPNS1123 or JPNS1124 or JPNS1125 or JPNS1121
Intensive February
Semester 2

Senior units of study

Language
JPNS2611
Japanese 3
6    P (HSC Japanese Continuers, and 65% or more in HSC Japanese Beginners) or JPNS1121 or JPNS1612
N JPNS1114, or JPNS2212, or 70% or greater in HSC Japanese Continuers
Intensive July
Semester 1
JPNS2612
Japanese 4
6    P JPNS1114 or JPNS2212 or JPNS2611
N JPNS1124 or JPNS2222
Intensive December
Semester 2
JPNS2621
Japanese 5
6    P HSC Japanese Extension, or 70%+ in Japanese Continuers, or JPNS1124, or JPNS2222, or JPNS2612
N JPNS2213
Intensive January
Semester 1
JPNS2622
Japanese 6
6    P JPNS2621 or JPNS2213
N JPNS2223
Intensive February
Semester 2
JPNS3621
Japanese 7
6    P JPNS1123 or JPNS2223 or JPNS2622
N JPNS2301
Intensive January
Semester 1
JPNS3622
Japanese 8
6    P JPNS3621 or JPNS2301
N JPNS2302
Intensive February
Semester 2
JPNS3631
Japanese 9
6    P JPNS2302 or JPNS3622
N JPNS3301
Semester 1
JPNS3632
Japanese 10
6    P JPNS3301 or JPNS3631
N JPNS3302
Semester 2
Culture
ICLS2111
Essentials of Language Learning
6    P 12 Junior credit points


This unit of study is available only to student enrolled in the Diploma of Language Studies
Semester 1
JPNS2660
Introduction to Japan

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P JPNS1121 or JPNS1612
N JPNS2622 or JPNS3622 or JPNS3632
Semester 2
JPNS2670
Love and Death in Japanese Literature
6    P JPNS1124 or JPNS2222 or JPNS2612
N JPNS3116 or JPNS3621 or JPNS2301 or JPNS3631 or JPNS3301
Semester 1
JPNS2672
Japanese Media and Popular Culture
6    P JPNS1124 or JPNS2222 or JPNS2612
N JPNS3106 or JPNS2301 or JPNS3621 or JPNS3301 or JPNS3631
Semester 2
JPNS3001
Understanding Japan
6    P JPNS2611 and ICLS2111
Semester 2
JPNS3002
Historical Texts and Cultures of Japan

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P JPNS1123 or JPNS1125 or JPNS2223 or JPNS2622
Semester 2
JPNS3650
Japanese Language and Identity
6    P JPNS2612
N JPNS2671 or JPNS3621 or JPNS3622 or JPNS3631 or JPNS3632
Semester 2
JPNS3673
Japanese Society
6    P JPNS2223 or JPNS1123 or JPNS2622 or JPNS1125
N JPNS3314
Semester 1
JPNS3676
Monsters and Ghosts: Japanese Fantasy and SF
6    P JPNS1123 or JPNS1125 or JPNS2223 or JPNS2622
Semester 2
JPNS3677
Behaving the Japanese Way

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P JPNS2622
N ASNS2306 or JPNS2316
Semester 2

In-country

JPNS3841
Japan In-Country Study 1
6    P 12 Junior credit points of Japanese units
Semester 1
Semester 2
JPNS3842
Japan In-Country Study 2
6    P 12 Junior credit points of Japanese units
C JPNS3841
Semester 1
Semester 2

Honours

JPNS4011
Japanese Honours A
12      Semester 1
Semester 2
JPNS4012
Japanese Honours B
12    C JPNS4011
Semester 1
Semester 2
JPNS4013
Japanese Honours C
12    C JPNS4012
Semester 1
Semester 2
JPNS4014
Japanese Honours D
12    C JPNS4013
Semester 1
Semester 2