Japanese Studies

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

Japanese Studies Junior Intermediate

This pathway is suitable for HSC Japanese Continuers with a final mark of less than 70 or HSC Japanese Beginners with a final mark of 65.

Major

A major in the junior intermediate pathway for Japanese Studies requires 48 credit points from this table, including:
(i) 12 credit points of 2000-level language units
(ii) 24 credit points of 3000-level language units
(iii) 6 credit points of 3000-level culture units
(v) 6 credit points of 3000-level Interdisciplinary Project units

Minor

A minor in the junior intermediate pathwats for Japanese Studies requires 36 credit points from this table, including:
(i) 12 credit points of 2000-level language units
(ii) 24 credit points of 3000-level language units

2000-level units of study

Language
JPNS2611
Japanese 3
6    P HSC Japanese Continuers with a final mark of less than 70% or HSC Japanese Beginners with a final mark of 65% or more or JPNS1121 or JPNS1612
N JPNS1114 or JPNS2212 or 70% or greater in HSC Japanese Continuers
Semester 1
JPNS2612
Japanese 4
6    P JPNS1114 or JPNS2212 or JPNS2611
N JPNS1124 or JPNS2222
Semester 2

3000-level units of study

Language
JPNS3611
Japanese 5
6    P JPNS2612 or HSC continuers 70 and above or HSC extension less than 75
N JPNS3612
Semester 1
JPNS3612
Japanese 6
6    P JPNS3611
N JPNS3621
Semester 2
JPNS3621
Japanese 7
6    P JPNS1123 or JPNS2223 or JPNS2622 or HSC continuers 90 and above or HSC extension 75 and above
N JPNS2301
Semester 1
JPNS3622
Japanese 8
6    P JPNS3621 or JPNS2301
N JPNS2302
Semester 2
Culture
JPNS3002
Historical Texts and Cultures of Japan

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6    P JPNS1123 or JPNS1125 or JPNS2223 or JPNS2622
Semester 1
JPNS3633
Syntax and Translation
6    P JPNS2622 or JPNS3611
Semester 1
JPNS3650
Japanese Language and Identity
6    P JPNS2612 or 12 credit points at 2000 level in Japanese Studies
N JPNS2671 or JPNS3621 or JPNS3622 or JPNS3631 or JPNS3632
Semester 2
JPNS3673
Japanese Society
6    P JPNS2223 or JPNS1123 or JPNS2622 or JPNS1125 or JPNS3611 or 12 credit points each at 2000 level in either Japanese Studies or Asian Studies
N JPNS3314
Semester 2
JPNS3676
Monsters and Ghosts: Japanese Fantasy and SF

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6    P JPNS1123 or JPNS1125 or JPNS2223 or JPNS2622
Semester 1

Interdisciplinary project unit of study

Where this major is being completed as a first major towards a degree, students should ensure that the Interdisciplinary Impact unit of study is undertaken.
Where this major is being completed as a second major from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences towards a degree, the Industry and Community Project unit of study is the appropriate unit to select.
JPNS3999
Interdisciplinary Impact
6    P Completion of at least 90 credit points
N Interdisciplinary Impact in another major
Intensive December
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2
JPNS3998
Industry and Community Project
6    C Interdisciplinary Impact in any major.
Intensive February
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2