- Code JPNS3014
- 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, Asia Pacific Studies, Language Studies, Asia-Pacific Studies
- Academic career UGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
- Co-taught Course
This course has an enrolment maximum. Places are issued on a first-come, first-serve basis. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for a permission code.
The course focuses on practical approaches to teaching Japanese as a foreign language, on how to select and present the linguistic and socio-cultural subject matter of Japanese language courses. Topics discussed will include approaches to language teaching, course and task design, materials review, and approaches to applied linguistics research; the course will also include a teaching practice component during the mid-semester break (4 days).
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Demonstrate knowledge of the grammar, lexicon and socio-cultural issues needed to teach Japanese as a second language.
- Create a variety of materials and aids for teaching Japanese as a second language.
- Present views individually and in groups in clear and precise terms in both spoken and written Japanese.
- Analyse and respond to arguments drawn from academic publications written in Japanese to demonstrate an understanding of up-to-date issues in Japanese education.
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 course (JPNS3014/6514) has an enrolment maximum of 12 students. 10 places are reserved for undergraduate students enrolling in JPNS3014. 2 places are reserved for postgraduate students enrolling in JPNS6514. Places are issued on a first-come, first-serve basis. Email email@example.com for a permission code.
- -Essay (30%) --- LO 1, 4 (30) [LO null]
- -In-class presentations (20%) --- LO 2 (20) [LO null]
- -Teaching practice (totalling 50%) --- LO 1, 2, 3 (50) [LO null]
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WorkloadIn class time of four hours per week (for 6 weeks) and teaching practice (12 hours). The total workload is 130 hours including in class time and independent study.
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