Japanese 4

Bond University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Japanese 4

  • Host University

    Bond University

  • Location

    Gold Coast, Australia

  • Area of Study


  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    JPNL12-200 Japanese 3 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.

    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4.5 - 6
  • Overview

    In this subject, students build on their knowledge of written (word processing) and spoken Japanese with the aim of attaining general functional proficiency.

    Learning Objectives
    1. 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.

Course Disclaimer

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.