- Code JPNS3023
- 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, Cultural Studies, History, Sociology, Asian Studies
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- demonstrate basic empirical knowledge of history, society and/or culture.
- understand and speak about key concepts and issues of Japanese history, society and/or culture.
- read and understand Japanese texts on various issues in the relevant fields.
- write essays in Japanese on the relevant topics.
Semester 1, 2017 topic --- ‘Japanese politics and international relations’:
This reading course covers a wide range of topics on Japanese politics and international relationship. Students will engage in reading and extensive discussion on a variety of issues on politics and international relationship surrounding Japan. No previous knowledge of this field is required.
Indicative AssessmentParticipation (10%)
Essay (15%) (1200 words)
Written response papers (10 written response papers to the readings, 250-300 words each) (20%)
Oral Presentation (10%)
Kanji list (2x5%=10%)
All assessments are in Japanese.
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This course will be delivered in a seminar format (3 hours per week). The total workload for the course is 130 hours, including in class time and independent study.
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.
Course materials will be available on Wattle.
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- Student Contribution Band:
- Unit value:
- 6 units
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Offerings and Dates
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|Japanese Politics and International Relations|
|4108||20 Feb 2017||27 Feb 2017||31 Mar 2017||26 May 2017||In Person||N/A|