• Offered by School of Culture History and Language
  • ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
  • Course subject Japanese
  • Areas of interest Asian Languages
  • Academic career Undergraduate
  • Course convener
    • Dr Mark Gibeau
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Co-taught Course JPNS6507
  • Offered in First Semester 2015
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Readings from representative works dealing with Japanese culture and society both modern and pre-modern.

Learning Outcomes

Students will build advanced language skills in reading, writing, cultural analysis and debate in Japanese and an understanding of some of the features of Japanese culture and society.

Upon successful completion of this course students should be able to:

  • Understand Japanese material related to the course subject area;
  • Develop the confidence and expertise to engage in Japanese at an advanced level, and
  • Develop content summary skills
  • Develop information gathering, presentation and analytic skills – through group and individual activities
  • Develop academic writing and presentation skills
  • Develop higher level comprehension skills

Indicative Assessment

Assignments/ In class quizzes  15%

Group Oral Presentation & Report  30%

Individual Project  25%

Final Exam 30%

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Workload

Four hours per week over a nine week period

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have previously completed JPNS2013 and JPNS2015.

Prescribed Texts

Web CT Site E-Materials will be available and additional photocopied materials will be provided

Majors

Minors

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
Band 1
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2015 $2604
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2015 $3576
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings and Dates

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
3502 16 Feb 2015 06 Mar 2015 31 Mar 2015 29 May 2015 In Person

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