• Offered by School of Culture History and Language
  • ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
  • Course subject Japanese

Syllabus: This course is the second half of the beginners level. On the basis of the knowledge and skills obtained through Spoken Japanese 1, the course aims to further develop the Japanese communication skills. It will also establish a solid basis for further study of the language.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

Upon successful completion of this course, students should: 

 1. acquire further knowledge of grammar and expressions for producing and comprehending basic Japanese sentences --- mainly assessed through vocal quizzes as well as Mid-term and Final exams (Grammar & Expression sessions);

 

2. be able to effectively communicate in Japanese in various situations which involve expressions for functions such as making suggestions, asking preferences, and making comments --- mainly assessed through oral tests;

 

3. further improve listening skills of Japanese --- mainly assessed through Final exam (Listening comprehension sessions);

 

4.  gain knowledge of some Japanese cultural aspects --- mainly assessed through Final exam (Cultural sessions); and

 

5. have good self-study skills of the Japanese language --- mainly through vocal quizzes and assignments (online), as well as other various assessable items.

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Workload

Students will be expected to complete 130 hours of work over the course of the semester, including in-class contact hours and independent study. 

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have previously completed JPNS1012 Spoken Japanese 1. Students may be exempted from this prerequisite if they have been placed in JPNS2003 Spoken Japanese 2 in the Japanese placement test, or have been permitted by the course convenor. Incompatible with JPNS6113

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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:
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
2017 $2856
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2017 $4080
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
9076 24 Jul 2017 31 Jul 2017 31 Aug 2017 27 Oct 2017 In Person N/A

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