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 JPNS1111, any HSC Japanese Course
Semester 1
Summer Main
Winter Main
JPNS1612
Japanese 2
6    P JPNS1111 or JPNS1611
N JPNS1121
Semester 2

Senior units of study

Language
JPNS2611
Japanese 3
6    P 65% or more in HSC Japanese Beginners or less than 70% in Japanese Continuers, or JPNS1121 or JPNS1612
N JPNS1114, JPNS2212
Semester 1
JPNS2612
Japanese 4
6    P JPNS1114 or JPNS2212 or JPNS2611
N JPNS1124, JPNS2222
Semester 2
JPNS2621
Japanese 5
6    P HSC Japanese Extension or Japanese Continuers 70% or above or JPNS1124 or JPNS2222 or JPNS2612
N JPNS2213
Semester 1
JPNS2622
Japanese 6
6    P JPNS2621 or JPNS2213
N JPNS2223
Semester 2
JPNS3621
Japanese 7
6    P JPNS1123 or JPNS2223 or JPNS2622
N JPNS2301
Semester 1
JPNS3622
Japanese 8
6    P JPNS3621 or JPNS2301
N JPNS2302
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
JPNS2622
Japanese 6
6    P JPNS2621 or JPNS2213
N JPNS2223
Semester 2
JPNS2660
Introduction to Japan
6    P JPNS1121 or JPNS1612
N JPNS2622, JPNS3622, JPNS3632
Semester 2
JPNS2670
Love and Death in Japanese Novels
6    P JPNS1124 or JPNS2222 or JPNS2612
N JPNS3116, JPNS3621, JPNS2301, JPNS3631, JPNS3301
Semester 1
JPNS2672
Japanese Media and Popular Culture
6    P JPNS1124 or JPNS2222 or JPNS2612
N JPNS3106, JPNS3621, JPNS3631
Semester 1
JPNS3650
Japanese Language and Identity
6    P JPNS2612
N JPNS2671, JPNS3621, JPNS3622, JPNS3631, JPNS3632
Semester 2
JPNS3675
Japanese Cinema
6    P (JPNS2622) or (12 Senior intermediate credit points from Asian Studies) or (ARHT2656 and one of ARHT2652, ARHT2653, ARHT2655, ARHT2657, ENGL2627, ENGL2638, ENGL3604, FILM2601, HSTY2608, ICLS2637 or MUSC2663) or (12 Senior credit points from ICLS)


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit to students enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program
Semester 1
JPNS3677
Behaving the Japanese Way
6    N ASNS2306, JPNS2316
Semester 2

Exchange

JPNS2811
Japanese Exchange 3
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
JPNS2812
Japanese Exchange 4
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
JPNS2813
Japanese Exchange 5
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
JPNS2814
Japanese Exchange 6
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
JPNS2815
Japanese Exchange 7
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2

Honours

JPNS4011
Japanese Honours A
12    P 48 senior credit points in Japanese Studies with a credit average or above, including completion of the major and ASNS3690 Approaches to Research in Asian Studies. They may include one 6-credit point Japan-related Asian Studies unit of study.

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

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