20 Credits AUTUMN

Cannot be taken with: EAS2082

Pre-requisites: EAS1033, EAS1034, EAS1035, EAS1036


Aims/Description: This module is focusing on receptive activities and written productive activities in Japanese language at lower intermediate level. This module acts as a transition between the teacher-centred learning required for the acquisition of basic language skills, and the autonomous and self-directed learning required to progress at intermediate and advanced levels. Translation and functional reading skills are extended, with texts including annotated topical materials. Techniques for tackling unseen materials are developed and grammar knowledge is consolidated and expanded. Practical knowledge of kanji is raised to roughly 800 characters. Students develop skills needed to make best use of the Year Abroad programme.

Staff Contact: JENKINS MIYUKI
Teaching Methods: Tutorials, Independent Study
Assessment: Formal Exam, Course work, Project/ portfolio

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