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JA1001 - Foundation Japanese 1

Credit points: 03
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: College of Arts, Society & Education

Students who have a SA in Senior Japanese are not permitted to enrol in this subject.

This subject is designed for complete beginners. It introduces the syllabary writing system of hiragana as well as the fundamentals of kanji, and starts building elementary conversation skills.

Learning Outcomes

  • apply skills necessary to deal with numbers and time expressions, read and write simple passages in hiragana, and recognise approximately twenty kanji characters.
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
JA1011

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Coord/Lect: Dr George Kutash.
Contact hours:
  • 39 hours - 1x2hr Workshop and 1x1hr Workshop weekly (video-conference from Townsville)
    Assessment: end of semester exam (45%); other exams (40%); assignments (15%).

    Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
    Census Date 28-Mar-2019
    Coord/Lect: Dr George Kutash.
    Contact hours:
    • 39 hours - 1x2hr Workshop and 1x1hr Workshop weekly (video-conferenced from Townsville)
      Assessment: end of semester exam (45%); other exams (40%); assignments (15%).

      Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.