- Code LING2028
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Culture History and Language
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject Linguistics
- Areas of interest Asian Languages, Linguistics
The course will examine certain characteristic features of modern Japanese from a general linguistic perspective. A selection of topics will be discussed in conjunction with relevant literature.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Demonstrate a broad understanding of major linguistic and socio-cultural issues relevant to the Japanese language, and demonstrate an ability to discuss them rigorously.
- Analyse and discuss chosen specific aspects of Japanese linguistics, in an academic essay.
- Research and construct a short, correctly referenced bibliography on a chosen topic in Japanese linguistics. Write a critical annotation on one paper from the bibliography.
This is a co-taught course. Any cap on enrolments in one course applies to both courses combined.
- In class mid term exam (20) [LO 1,2]
- Final exam (30) [LO 1,2]
- Essay 2,500-3000 words (30) [LO 1,2,3]
- Article summary (20) [LO 3]
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130 hours in total including in class time and independent study.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Prescribed TextsCourse materials will be available on Wattle.
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