Japanese Language in the Global World

AUT University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Japanese Language in the Global World

  • Host University

    AUT University

  • Location

    Auckland, New Zealand

  • Area of Study

    Asian Studies, Japanese

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    JAPA701 Japanese Language and Oral Competency

    JAPA704 Japanese Language and Social Trends

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

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

    This paper will reinforce and extend existing knowledge and skills gained in Year 1 and Year 2 Japanese papers. The paper focuses on the understanding of advanced language use in a wide range of social situations and on further development of linguistic competency in speaking, listening, reading and writing as well as independent and collaborative study skills.

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.

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Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.