- Code JPNS6102
- Unit Value 6 units
Extensive reading in contemporary Japanese texts on social, religious, historical, and cultural themes, and discussion of issues raised. No English translation involved. Essays in Japanese will be required.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
On satisfying the requirements for this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to be able to read in a wide range of materials in humanities, social sciences and natural sciences such as history, sociology, anthropology, ethnology and biology on their own with dictionaries. Anyone who wants to be able to read any research materials in Japanese should feel confident to read authentic documents in various fields. All classes are in a seminar format and are entirely conducted in Japanese.
Two 1,200-ji (characters) summaries of the reading texts in Japanese 20%; one book review in Japanese 10%; two oral presentations based on the reading texts 30%; two half an hour oral interviews with the instructor 30%; self-assessment 10%.
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Students can expect to spend 10 hours per week on this course inclusive of Three contact hours per week
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.
Photocopied materials will be provided.
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- 6 units
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Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|2254||19 Feb 2018||27 Feb 2018||31 Mar 2018||25 May 2018||In Person||N/A|