- Code JPNS6023
- 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:
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- have significantly increased their proficiency in reading authentic Japanese materials.
- have significantly advanced their writing skills of summarising the content of materials in Japanese.
- have amplified their ability to explain and discuss complex ideas about selected topics in Japanese.
- have gained substantial knowledge and ability to critically analyse issues on Japanese history, society and culture.
- have demonstrated that they have read a significant number of the key sources about the given topics.
- have reflected on and articulated their own views on Japanese society and culture over the course.
Two 1,600-ji (characters) essays 10% each; two Japanese to English translations on documents of the student's choice 12.5% each; one project paper and its presentation 15%; final take-home examination 30%; and self-assessment 10%.
Passing the course is conditional on passing the final take-home examination.
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Students can expect to spend 10 hours per week on this course inclusive of Three contact hours per week.
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- 6 units
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|4775||20 Feb 2017||27 Feb 2017||31 Mar 2017||26 May 2017||In Person||N/A|