- Code INDN1002
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Culture History and Language
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject Indonesian
- Areas of interest Asian Languages
An introduction to spoken Indonesian covering the core vocabulary and grammar of the language, question-answer interaction and a practical command of four commonly occurring conversational topics/situations.
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 Introductory level of Indonesian to:
1. Recognise and pronounce the full set of standard Indonesian phonemes and use patterns of stress and intonation.
2. Use an active vocabulary of around 350 items.
3. Recognise and produce phrase and sentence structures that enable them to conduct basic conversations, write sentences and simple paragraphs, and read simplified texts.
4. Converse and write in contexts such as expressing likes and dislikes, asking and telling about family, asking and giving directions, asking about and describing one’s daily routine, and talking about travel plans.
5. Demonstrate a cultural understanding of such topics as Indonesian foods, modes of transport, daily activities, and major islands and regions; display an understanding of cultural principles underlying ways of greeting, making introductory small talk, and choosing topics of conversation.
Equivalent CEFR A1; ACTFL novice high
All students with previous 'language experience or exposure' are required to take a language placement test to determine their language proficiency in order to ensure enrolment into the language course at the most appropriate level.
The Course Convenor, in consultation with the Language Convenor will move students into an appropriate level course if students are deemed to be of a different proficiency level. Students are also encouraged to consult their course convenors immediately upon if they find that their proficiency level differs from that expected by the course.
As language courses are sequential, this may mean that students can only commence their language course in the following semester.
This is a co-taught course. Any cap on enrolments in one
course applies to both courses combined.
This is a co-taught course. Any cap on enrolments in one course applies to both courses combined.
Written tests x 4: 30% (LOs 2,3,4,5)
Quick Quizzes x 4: 10% (LOs 2,3)
Instructor's assessment: 10% (LOs 1,2,3,4,5)
Mid oral exam 20% (LOs 1,2,3,4,5)
oral exam: 30% (LOs 1,2,3,4,5)
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Five class hours a week.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Prescribed TextsThe course textbook will be available in electronic format on the course Wattle site.
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- 6 units
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