• 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
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Course convener
    • AsPr Carol Hayes
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Co-taught Course
  • Offered in Second Semester 2020
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Readings from representative works of pre-modern, modern and contemporary Japanese literature

Learning Outcomes

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.


Other Information

Proficiency level
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.

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This is a co-taught course. Any cap on enrolments in one course applies to both courses combined.

Indicative Assessment

  1. In-class Quizzes 15%  [LOs 1, 2]
  2. Recorded Readings, Analysis and Peer Feedback 20% [LOs 1, 2, 3]
  3. Paired Oral Presentation & Report 20% [LOs 1, 2, 3, 4]
  4. Individual Project 40% [LOs 1, 2, 3, 4] Creative Writing Assignment or Research Essay  
  5. Participation 5%  [LOs 1, 2, 3, 4]

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Workload

Three hours of classes per week

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course, you must have previously completed JPNS2015 with a grade of at least 60 (CR) or above, or have completed JPNS3005, JPNS3006 or JPNS3007, or have been permitted entry based on the results of the Japanese language placement test. You must not have previously completed, or concurrently enrolled in JPNS3013, JPNS3023, JPNS3024 or JPNS3102. Incompatible with JPNS6508.

Majors

Minors

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
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings and Dates

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only

Second Semester

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

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