- Code LING6028
- 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
- Academic career PGRD
- Dr Toshiyuki Nakamura
- Mode of delivery Online or In Person
- Co-taught Course
Second Semester 2024
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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 an understanding of major linguistic and socio-cultural issues relevant to the Japanese language, and demonstrate an ability to discuss them critically and rigorously.
- Analyse and discuss chosen specific aspects of Japanese linguistics in a clear and logically persuasive writing style.
- Research and construct a short, correctly referenced bibliography on a chosen topic in Japanese linguistics.
- Critique a major text important to a particular topic in Japanese linguistics.
- Conduct original research, applying linguistic knowledge to data gathering and analysis.
- Article summary (20) [LO 3,4]
- Essay (40) [LO 1,2,3,4,5]
- In-class mid term exam (20) [LO 1,2]
- Final exam (20) [LO 1,2]
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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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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|8701||22 Jul 2024||29 Jul 2024||31 Aug 2024||25 Oct 2024||In Person||N/A|