Undergraduate Course: Introductory Japanese 2 (ASST07002)
|School||School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
||Availability||Available to all students
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 7 (Year 1 Undergraduate)
|Home subject area||Asian Studies
||Other subject area||None
||Taught in Gaelic?||No
|Course description||This course is for post-beginners with some knowledge of Japanese or students who successfully completed Introductory Japanese 1 in Semester 1. It is not suitable for absolute beginners.
The examination will consist of a two-hour written paper.
Note: Numbers on this course are restricted therefore Directors of Studies should contact the Course Organiser / Course Secretary.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
|| It is RECOMMENDED that students have passed
Introductory Japanese 1 (ASST07001)
|Prohibited Combinations|| It is RECOMMENDED that students do NOT also take
Japanese 1 (ASST08002) AND
Japanese 2A (ASST08006) AND
Japanese 2B (ASST08007)
||Other requirements|| Successful completion of Introductory Japanese 1 in Semester 1 or having equivalent knowledge of Japanese language: at least being able to write and read Hiragana/Katakana.
|Additional Costs|| Text books & photocopy charge
Information for Visiting Students
|Displayed in Visiting Students Prospectus?||Yes
Course Delivery Information
|Delivery period: 2012/13 Semester 2, Available to all students (SV1)
||Learn enabled: Yes
|Central||Lecture||Language exercise||1-11|| 14:10 - 16:00|
|Central||Lecture||Language exercise||1-11|| 14:10 - 16:00||or 14:10 - 16:00|
||First class information not currently available|
||IMPORTANT: Students must attend pairs of classes choosing ONE of:
GROUP A: Tuesday 2pm-4pm & Wednesday 4pm - 6pm
GROUP B: Tuesday 2pm -4pm & Thursday 2pm - 4pm
|Main Exam Diet S2 (April/May)||2:00|
|Resit Exam Diet (August)||2:00|
Summary of Intended Learning Outcomes
|Students will further develop reading, writing, listening and speaking skills. They will further develop knowledge of basic grammatical structures and a vocabulary of approximately 1000 high-frequency words and phrases including some basic kanji.
|Course work including class participation 50%; degree exam 50%.|
|This course is open to all students as a credit bearing course, or over and above their full credit load, as a non credit bearing course.|
1. Japanese for Busy People Kana Version (Revised Third Edition), AJALT, Kodansha,
2. Japanese for Busy People: Kana Workbook for Revised Third Edition, AJALT, Kodansha, Jun 2007.
|Course organiser||Ms Fumiko Narumi-Munro
Tel: (0131 6)50 6971
|Course secretary||Miss Eleanor Humphrey
Tel: (0131 6)50 6949
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