2019 Introduction to Japanese 2A KJ

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Academic unit or major
Japanese language and culture courses
Instructor(s)
Nishibe Yuka 
Course component(s)
Exercise
Day/Period(Room No.)
Thr3-6(W114)  
Group
KJ
Course number
LAJ.T103
Credits
1
Academic year
2019
Offered quarter
3Q
Syllabus updated
2019/3/18
Lecture notes updated
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Language used
Japanese
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Course description and aims

This class aims to improve listening and presentation skills in Japanese and increase vocabulary for university life.
Listening: Understand the TV news, searching for the keywords. Discuss the contents. Summarize it or write your opinion on it in each class.
Mini-speech/presentation: make a presentation "My news" using the expressions and the structure of the latest TV news.
Kanji: we will learn two lessons of kanji practice from the intermediate kanji textbook with small quizzes in the following classes. (minimum pass mark 80%, if you fail, you must take a make-up exam.)

Student learning outcomes

By the end of this course, students will be able to:
1) understand the TV news and summarize the content, 2) explain your opinion about the news, 3) acquire the vocabulary for university life.

Keywords

Japanese, kanji, news, Japanese society, Japanese culture

Competencies that will be developed

Intercultural skills Communication skills Specialist skills Critical thinking skills Practical and/or problem-solving skills
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Class flow

In each class, first, students will study the expressions and the structure of news. and watch the TV news and discuss the contents. In the end, it is required to write a summary or an opinion as homework.

Course schedule/Required learning

  Course schedule Required learning
Class 1 kanji (1) learn the expressions and structure of news (1) kanji Quiz(2)
Class 2 watch TV news and discuss/ summarize the contents summarize today's news
Class 3 kanji (2) learn the expressions and structure of news (2) Kanji Quiz (3)
Class 4 watch TV news and discuss/ summarize the contents summarize today's news
Class 5 kanji (3) learn the expressions and structure of news (3) Kanji Quiz (4)
Class 6 watch TV news and discuss/ summarize the contents summarize today's news
Class 7 kanji (4) learn the expressions and structure of news (4) Kanji Quiz (5)
Class 8 watch TV news and discuss/ summarize the contents summarize today's news
Class 9 kanji (5) learn the expressions and structure of news (5) Kanji Quiz (6)
Class 10 watch TV news and discuss/ summarize the contents summarize today's news
Class 11 kanji (6) learn the expressions and structure of news (6) Kanji Quiz (7)
Class 12 watch TV news and discuss/ summarize the content summarize today's news
Class 13 midterm examination (kanji /the listening of TV news) Prepare draft for presentation
Class 14 make a draft of a presentation "My news" Prepare draft for presentation
Class 15 presentation

Textbook(s)

Kanji: SATO Naoko, SASAKI Satoko Ryugakuseinotameno kanji kyokasho intermediate level 700 kokusyoKankokai
Listening: Not specified. Handouts will be given in class

Reference books, course materials, etc.

SEGAWA Yumi, KAMIYA Sachiko, KITAMURA Sadayuki News no Nihongo chokai 500 3A network
SEGAWA Yumi, KAMIYA Sachiko, KITAMURA Sadayuki Chukyu kara hajimeru Nyusu no Nihongo chokai 40 3A network

Assessment criteria and methods

class performance(attendance/participation/homeworks/quiz)30%/midterm, final examination 50%/presentation 20%

Related courses

  • LAJ.T101:Introduction to Japanese 1A
  • LAJ.T105 : Introduction to Japanese 3A

Prerequisites (i.e., required knowledge, skills, courses, etc.)

Pre-requisite: Introduction to Japanese 1A(LAJ.T101), Introduction to Japanese 3A (LAJ.T105)

Other

This class is opened only for Korea-Japan program students.

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