Gold Coast, Australia
Area of Study
Taught In English
JPNL11-100 Japanese 1 is essential and must be taken prior to enrolling in this subject.
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4.5 - 6
Hours & Credits
In this subject, students will work towards the achievement of a minimal proficiency in spoken and written Japanese and an understanding of culturally appropriate behaviour in a number of situations. The emphasis is on achieving operational proficiency and word processing in Japanese.Learning Objectives1. Students master the basic Japanese grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation and show understanding of linguistic and cultural differences between Japanese and their own.
2. Students critically evaluate, reflect on, integrate and apply semantic and syntactic knowledge of the Japanese language.
3. Students communicate in Japanese using the four basic skills (speaking, reading, listening and writing) and can word process hiragana and katakana scripts.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.