JAPANESE 6

JPN3006

2020

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students consolidate the knowledge of Japanese acquired at the intermediate level and develop it to an advanced level. By the end of this term students will be able to write an additional 96 kanji and recognise a total of approximately 900 kanji. The subject includes the reading, writing and translation of advanced Japanese prose, and a further development of conversation skills.

SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorEmerald King

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites JPN3005 or subject coordinator's approval

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsJPN1BE6 OR JPN3AD4 OR JPN2AD4 OR JPN2006 OR JPN3BE6 OR JPN2BE6 OR JPN1AD4

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Japanese-English character dictionary

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementRecommended

AuthorNelson, A. N.

Year1997

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherTUTTLE

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Basic Kanji

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementRecommended

AuthorKano et al

Year1990

Edition/VolumeVolume 1

PublisherBONJINSHA

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

COMMUNICATION - Communicating and Influencing
COMMUNICATION - Cultural Intelligence and Global Perspective
DISCIPLINE KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Research and Evidence-Based Inquiry
PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL - Adaptability and Self-Management
PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL - Ethical and Social Responsibility
PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL - Leadership and Teamwork

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Speak at an intermediate level on general and specific topics in intermediate to advanced Japanese
02. Read and write at an intermediate level, learn 96 new kanji and recognise a total of approximately 900 kanji.
03. Participate in pair and group work both in and outside of lectures.
04. Communicate using all for key areas of the target language: speaking, listening, reading and writing
05. Gain a socio-linguistic and socio-cultural understanding of Japan through critical engagement and development of arguments of issues in contemporary Japanese society

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2020, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorEmerald King

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
Three 1.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Listening and speaking tests (equivalent to 800 words)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
Workshop exercises and quizzes (1200 words equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4, SILO5
Mid-term tests (800 words equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO2, SILO4, SILO5
Final tests (800 words equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO2, SILO4, SILO5
Tutorial participation and assignments (400 words equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5