Readings from representative works of pre-modern, modern and contemporary Japanese literature
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:On satisfying the requirements of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills at an Advanced level of Japanese to:
1. Demonstrate advanced language skills in reading, writing, literary analysis and debate in Japanese and an understanding of some of the features of Japanese literature and culture.
2. Interact confidently with a variety of reading materials from representative works of pre-modern, modern and contemporary Japanese literature.
3. Present academic arguments fluently and and with confidence, on issues drawn from Japanese literature through the ages.
4. Demonstrate information gathering skills and the ability to compose academic essays on Japanese literature.
Students who successfully complete this course will typically achieve a level of proficiency roughly equivalent to JLPT N2 to N3, depending on their performance and degree of engagement.
This is a co-taught course. Any cap on enrolments in one course applies to both courses combined.
- In-class Quizzes 15% [LOs 1, 2]
- Recorded Readings, Analysis and Peer Feedback 20% [LOs 1, 2, 3]
- Paired Oral Presentation & Report 20% [LOs 1, 2, 3, 4]
- Individual Project 40% [LOs 1, 2, 3, 4] Creative Writing Assignment or Research Essay
- Participation 5% [LOs 1, 2, 3, 4]
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Three hours of classes per week
Requisite and Incompatibility
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- 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|
|7990||27 Jul 2020||03 Aug 2020||31 Aug 2020||30 Oct 2020||In Person||N/A|