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JA1001 - Foundation Japanese 1

Credit points: 3
Year: 2020
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.

Subject Assessment

  • other exams (40%)
  • assignments (15%)
  • centrally-administered final exam (45%).
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
JA1011

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 26-Mar-2020
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 39 hours - 1x2hr Workshop and 1x1hr Workshop weekly (video-conference from Townsville)
  • assessment and self-directed study

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 26-Mar-2020
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 39 hours - 1x2hr Workshop and 1x1hr Workshop weekly (video-conferenced from Townsville)
  • assessment and self-directed study

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.