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Japanese 4 (JPN202)

Organisational Unit School of Arts
Credit Points 3
Availability MURDOCH: AU1-internal
Description In parallel with the pre-intermediate JPN201 Japanese 3 unit, this unit aims to enhance students' further communication skills in both spoken and written Japanese, and their socio-cultural understanding of Japan. In the context of various topics relevant to university life in Japan, it builds competence in manipulation of such complex sentence structures as: giving and receiving favours; expressing change, conditions, conjecture and comparison; multiple actions; permission and prohibition; hearsay; and introduces the use of relative clauses.
Timetabled Learning Activities Workshops: 3 x 2 hours per week (weeks 8-14 inclusive).
Prerequisites Successful completion of JPN172 Japanese 1B or JPN201 Japanese 3, otherwise an equivalent level of competency as assessed by the Unit Coordinator.
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Appears in these Minors Japanese
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.


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