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97203 Japanese Language and Culture 3

8cp; 2 x 2hr tutorials/week; availability: exchange and study abroad students with faculty approval
Requisite(s): 97202 Japanese Language and Culture 2


This subject is designed for students who have completed Japanese 2 at UTS or its equivalent. It is also the entry point for students who have completed HSC Japanese (Continuers). Informal spoken Japanese is introduced in this subject. The aim of the subject is to develop students' spoken skills and their sociocultural awareness of when to use the different language registers according to social relationships in Japanese. By the end of this subject, students are expected to have developed their listening and spoken skills to the level where they can communicate effectively in a range of everyday situations. Students are expected to be able to read and write approximately 250 kanji by the end of this subject.

This subject lays the basis for further studies in Japanese language and culture (Japanese 4).

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus

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