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JA1101 - Basic Japanese 1

Credit points: 3
Year: 2020
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: College of Arts, Society & Education

This subject is designed for those who have either completed Foundation Japanese at JCU or have studied Japanese elsewhere, but not quite up to Year 12 level in high school.

Learning Outcomes

  • apply skills necessary to discuss routine daily activities; make requests, offer assistance and extend invitations; ask permission and express prohibition; talk about the weather, climate, seasons; discuss skills and abilities; express intentions and desire; ask glean simple information from authentic TV/radio broadcast, and recognise sixty additional kanji word/characters on top of the fifty five learned at Foundation level.

Subject Assessment

  • other exams (40%)
  • assignments (15%)
  • centrally-administered final exam (45%).
Prerequisites: JA1002 or SA in Yr 11 Japanese
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
JA2001 JA2011

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.