2022/23 Undergraduate Module Catalogue
EAST2300 Intermediate Japanese (1)
20 creditsClass Size: 15
Module manager: Kazuki Morimoto
Taught: Semester 1 (Sep to Jan) View Timetable
Year running 2022/23
|EAST1220||Basic Japanese Language (2)|
This module is approved as a discovery module
Module summaryThis module is for those who have taken Japanese A-level or equivalent.It aims to provide a solid foundation in Japanese grammar and further development of both spoken and written skills. Upper-elementary to intermediate grammar and vocabulary will be introduced and reinforced through conversation, extensive reading and translation practice.
ObjectivesTo continue Japanese language training, building on level-one modules so as to provide a solid grounding in Japanese grammar and further development of speaking and writing skills.
To write Japanese fluently and accurately in all language tasks and, in translation between English and Japanese, to use both languages accurately, with correct spelling and grammar.
Intermediate-level grammar, including advanced verb forms, use of honorific language, etc. Intermediate-level translation and composition. Conversation practice.
|Delivery type||Number||Length hours||Student hours|
|Private study hours||140.00|
|Total Contact hours||60.00|
|Total hours (100hr per 10 credits)||200.00|
Private study- Study for vocabulary, grammar and characters ------30 hours
- Preparation for textbooks and reading materials -----20 hours
- Homework ------------------------------------------------------30 hours
- Oral-aural practice by audio materials -------------------30 hours
- On-line learning using WWW materials -----------------30 hours
Opportunities for Formative FeedbackStudents’ progress will be monitored through regular quizzes and homework, as well as their class performance.
Feedback will be provided wherever possible both orally and in writing.
Methods of assessment
|Assessment type||Notes||% of formal assessment|
|In-course Assessment||In-class speeches, Vocabulary/Kanji quizzes||20.00|
|Total percentage (Assessment Coursework)||20.00|
Normally resists will be assessed by the same methodology as the first attempt, unless otherwise stated.
|Exam type||Exam duration||% of formal assessment|
|Standard exam (closed essays, MCQs etc) (S1)||2 hr 00 mins||60.00|
|Practical Exam / OSCE||0 hr 15 mins||20.00|
|Total percentage (Assessment Exams)||80.00|
Normally resits will be assessed by the same methodology as the first attempt, unless otherwise stated
Reading listThe reading list is available from the Library website
Last updated: 18/08/2022
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