Japanese Language 1B
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- 28 Jun 2021
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Upon completion of this subject, students will be able to:
- participate in simple conversations using basic aural and oral skills in Japanese (including expressing probability, moderating language, potential form of verbs, suffixes like -tai, -sugiru-, -to omou and -deshoo);
- demonstrate basic skills in reading and writing in Japanese (consolidating hiragana, katakana and elementary-level kanji) on topics relating to self, family, friends and daily life; and
- recognise and apply aspects of Japanese society and culture relevant to inter-cultural communication at an elementary level.
- Topics will be available to enrolled students in the subjects Learning Management System site approximately one week prior to the commencement of the teaching period.
You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or currently be enrolled in the following subject(s) in a prior study period; or enrol in the following subject(s) to study prior to this subject:
Please note that your enrolment in this subject is conditional on successful completion of these prerequisite subject(s). If you study the prerequisite subject(s) in the study period immediately prior to studying this subject, your result for the prerequisite subject(s) will not be finalised prior to the close of enrolment. In this situation, should you not complete your prerequisite subject(s) successfully you should not continue with your enrolment in this subject. If you are currently enrolled in the prerequisite subject(s) and believe you may not complete these all successfully, it is your responsibility to reschedule your study of this subject to give you time to re-attempt the prerequisite subject(s)
To enrol in this subject you will need to pass UNE-JAPN101 subject. Please note as UNE results are released after the close of enrolment date, your enrolment into this subject will be withdrawn if you do not receive a satisfactory result for UNE-JAPN101.
- EquipmentDetails - Headphones or speakers (required to listen to lectures and other media) Headset, including microphone (highly recommended) Webcam (may be required for participation in virtual classrooms and/or media presentations).
- SoftwareDetails - It is essential for students to have reliable internet access in order to participate in and complete your units, regardless of whether they contain an on campus attendance or intensive school component. For additional information please visit UNE Hardware Requirements: https://www.une.edu.au/current-students/support/it-services/hardware
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Textbook information is not available until approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the Teaching period.
Students are expected to purchase prescribed material.
Textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.
Continuing on from the first trimester 100-level Japanese subject, this subject aims to develop elementary communicative competence in Japanese through the following four categories of knowledge/skills: (1) basic aural and oral skills in Japanese (including expressing probability, moderating language, potential form of verbs, suffixes like -tai, -sugiru-, -to omou and -deshoo); (2) basic skills in reading and writing in Japanese (consolidating hiragana, katakana and continuing to add elementary-level kanji); (3) awareness of aspects of Japanese society and culture relevant to inter-cultural communication and; (4) language learning strategies.
Language Assessment 1: 1000 words. Assessment Notes: Aural/oral and written assessment. Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-3 Language Assessment 2: 1000 words. Assessment Notes: Aural/oral and written assessment. Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-3 Take Home Exam. Assessment Notes: It is mandatory to pass this component in order to pass the unit. Relates to Learning Outcomes 2-3
- Language Assessment 1 (15%)
- Language Assessment 2 (25%)
- Take Home Exam (60%)
Check the learning management system (LMS) of your university for textbook details.
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