- Code JPNS6517
- Unit Value 6 units
- 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 PGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
The course draws on pre-modern, modern, or contemporary materials, as appropriate, with a view to developing students’ research and bibliographic skills in advanced studies in the humanities and social sciences.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:These courses are mainly for postgraduate and Honours students on
an individual guidance basis. Students may choose any relevant
reading materials to their thesis and read them through with an
instructor. When there are a few students in class, the same reading
materials may be chosen by them to read together in one class per
week. All classes are entirely conducted in Japanese.
Indicative AssessmentMid-term take-home examination (summary in Japanese; Japanese to
English translation; comprehension questions; and Kanji reading) 40%;
final take-home examination (summary in Japanese; Japanese to English
translation; comprehension questions; and Kanji reading) 50%; and
self-assessment 10%. Graduate students may expect a final assignment rather than an exam.
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WorkloadStudents can expect to spend approximately 10 hours of study per week on this class, inclusive of class contact hours.
Requisite and Incompatibility
You will need to contact the School of Culture History and Language to request a permission code to enrol in this course.
Materials will be selected after consultation between the lecturer and each student.
Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.
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- Student Contribution Band:
- Unit value:
- 6 units
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