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JAPA331 Advanced Japanese 1

The development of advanced-level Japanese language skills in speaking, listening, reading, and writing, applying grammatical analysis to authentic Japanese materials. This course complements JAPA332.

In this paper, students continue to acquire the knowledge of the Japanese language. A variety of speaking and writing activities allows students to place the Japanese vocabulary items and grammar structures they have learnt in context. A big step towards grasping many opportunities offered by one of the world's leading economical and cultural powers.

Paper title Advanced Japanese 1
Paper code JAPA331
Subject Japanese
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $851.85
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,585.00

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Prerequisite
JAPA 233.

If you have previous knowledge of the language you can still enrol in this paper via Special Permission by proceeding with your application process to the Review and Submit page or email languages@otago.ac.nz for assistance.
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Notes
JAPA331 and JAPA332 are not sequential and may be taken in any order.
Contact
languages@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Paper Coordinator for 2017: Associate Professor Roy Starrs
Paper Structure
In this paper, the students will:
  • Read authentic Japanese materials
  • Write and speak complex ideas in Japanese
  • Learn Japanese-language grammar
  • Expand one's vocabulary of the Japanese language
Teaching Arrangements
3 Lectures per week.
Textbooks
To be advised.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate the ability to express complex ideas in Japanese and the understanding of how one can proceed with the Japanese language acquisition in the future
  • To pass the Japanese-Language Proficiency Test, level N2

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Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Tuesday 10:00-10:50 9-15, 18-22
Wednesday 09:00-10:50 9-15, 17-22

The development of advanced-level Japanese language skills in speaking, listening, reading, and writing, applying grammatical analysis to authentic Japanese materials. This course complements JAPA332.

In this paper, students continue to acquire the knowledge of the Japanese language. A variety of speaking and writing activities allows students to place the Japanese vocabulary items and grammar structures they have learnt in context. A big step towards grasping many opportunities offered by one of the world's leading economical and cultural powers.

Paper title Advanced Japanese 1
Paper code JAPA331
Subject Japanese
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Prerequisite
JAPA 233.

If you have previous knowledge of the language you can still enrol in this paper via Special Permission by proceeding with your application process to the Review and Submit page or email languages@otago.ac.nz for assistance.
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Notes
JAPA331 and JAPA332 are not sequential and may be taken in any order.
Contact
languages@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Dr J.-H. Hayashishita
Paper Structure
In this paper, the students will:
  • Read authentic Japanese materials
  • Write and speak complex ideas in Japanese
  • Learn Japanese-language grammar
  • Expand one's vocabulary of the Japanese language
Teaching Arrangements
Three Lectures per week.
Textbooks
To be advised.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate the ability to express complex ideas in Japanese and the understanding of how one can proceed with the Japanese language acquisition in the future
  • To pass the Japanese-Language Proficiency Test, level N2

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Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Tuesday 10:00-10:50 9-13, 15-22
Wednesday 09:00-10:50 9-13, 15-16, 18-22

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
T1 Thursday 09:00-09:50 9-13, 15-22