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JAPA351 The Structure of the Japanese Language

An introduction to the study of Japanese linguistics. Students learn how the core systems of language - phonology, morphology, syntax, and semantics - operate in the Japanese language.

In this paper, students learn how to analyse the Japanese language linguistically and understand the structure of the language. This opens up your opportunity to conduct linguistic research making reference to the Japanese language.

Paper title The Structure of the Japanese Language
Paper code JAPA351
Subject Japanese
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $851.85
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,585.00

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Prerequisite
LING 111 and JAPA 231
Restriction
JAPA 251
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Contact
languages@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Dr J.-R. Hayashishita
Paper Structure
This paper covers the phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics of the Japanese language
Teaching Arrangements
Three lectures per week.
Textbooks
Text books are not required for this paper.
A course reader will be compiled.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Demonstrate the understanding of the structure of the Japanese language and of some issues in linguistic research.

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Timetable

Second Semester

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

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Wednesday 11:00-11:50 28-34, 36-41
Friday 13:00-14:50 28-34, 36-41

An introduction to the study of Japanese linguistics. Students learn how the core systems of language - phonology, morphology, syntax, and semantics - operate in the Japanese language.

In this paper, students learn how to analyse the Japanese language linguistically and understand the structure of the language. This opens up your opportunity to conduct linguistic research making reference to the Japanese language.

Paper title The Structure of the Japanese Language
Paper code JAPA351
Subject Japanese
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $868.95
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,656.70

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Prerequisite
LING 111 and JAPA 231
Restriction
JAPA 251
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Contact
languages@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Dr J.-R. Hayashishita
Paper Structure
This paper covers the phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics of the Japanese language
Teaching Arrangements
Three lectures per week
Textbooks
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
A course reader will be compiled.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Demonstrate the understanding of the structure of the Japanese language and of some issues in linguistic research.

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Timetable

Second Semester

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

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Wednesday 12:00-12:50 28-34, 36-41
Thursday 12:00-13:50 28-34, 36-41