15 Credits SPRING

Cannot be taken with: EAS6214, EAS6215
Pre-requisites: Japanese Language Proficiency Test (administered by the Japan Foundation) Level 3, or equivalent language level to be ascertained by a test set by SEAS at the time of application


Aims/Description: This unit develops existing language skills studied in EAS6142: Japanese - English translation and functional reading skills are developed; grammar knowledge is consolidated and expanded; practical knowledge of Sino-Japanese characters is raised to roughly 1000 characters; and speaking and listening abilities are built on. 

Staff Contact: Miyuki Nagai
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Independent Study
Assessment: Formal Exam, assessed assignments; listening tests

Information on the department responsible for this unit (East Asian Studies):

Departmental Home Page
Teaching timetable


The content of our courses is reviewed annually to make sure it's up-to-date and relevant. Individual modules are occasionally updated or withdrawn. This is in response to discoveries through our world-leading research; funding changes; professional accreditation requirements; student or employer feedback; outcomes of reviews; and variations in staff or student numbers. In the event of any change we'll consult and inform students in good time and take reasonable steps to minimise disruption.

URLs used in these pages are subject to year-on-year change. For this reason we recommend that you do not bookmark these pages or set them as favourites.

Teaching methods and assessment displayed on this page are indicative for 2021-22. Students will be informed by the academic department of any changes made necessary by the ongoing pandemic.

Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK