University of Technology Sydney

97210 Transcultural Communication in Japanese

8cp; 2 x 1.5hpw, tutorials. To comply with health advice from NSW Health, the planned delivery of this subject for Spring 2021 has been adjusted. Activities scheduled for campus until the 27th of August (inclusive) are being moved online. Timetabled activities for the remainder of the session will be held on campus only if the public health situation permits face-to-face learning in available teaching spaces. Please log into Canvas and monitor your UTS email for the latest advice concerning subject delivery and assessment information.
Requisite(s): 97206 Japanese Language and Culture 6 OR 97207 Japanese Films and Popular Culture OR 97208 Japanese Language and Identity OR 97209 Japanese Media and Current Issues


This subject is taught in Japanese, and is designed for students, who have completed Japanese 6 at UTS, or its equivalent, and have intermediate to advanced level reading, listening, speaking and writing skills. Students are guided to understand, interpret and discuss, in written and oral form, a series of texts, on the topics of transcultural communication and to gain deeper understandings of the target culture and society. Students take an active part in collaborative learning activities to practice and consolidate their language skills.

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