Centre for Continuing Education

Japanese Course 102 (Level 2)

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If you want to learn to speak Japanese, our Japanese classes are ideal for adult learners to enjoy a practical and social experience while you learn Japanese language and culture. Learn Japanese the smart way with Japanese courses at CCE, the University of Sydney.

Suitable for those who have completed 101 or who have completed 20 hours of recent face to face tuition. This course will further your ability to read, speak, listen and also write the language by covering the themes of basic shopping, getting around, asking for directions and making travel plans. It follows the content in the prescribed chapters of the recommended text for reference and practice between sessions.

Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  1. Ask what the size, colour, and country of origin an item is.
  2. Buy one or more of an item, telling the clerk how many they need.
  3. Talk about where they will go, when, and with whom.
  4. Talk about travel destinations, places and people to visit, dates and times, and means of transportation.
  5. Talk about tourist destinations.
  6. Describe what is inside a building.
  7. Talk about numbers of things or people that exist in a particular place.
  8. Talk about the whereabouts of things and people.
  9. Talk about everyday doings – what they will do, when, and where etc.
  10. Read and write short sentences in Hiragana.

Content

This course covers the following topics:

  • Practice writing Hiragana phonetic script
  • Shopping: Asking what the size, colour, and country of origin of an item is; Buying one or more of an item, telling the clerk how many you need
  • Talking about where you will go, when, and with whom
  • Talking about travel destinations, places and people to visit
  • Talking about the dates
  • Talking about the means of transportation
  • Talking about tourist destinations
  • Describing what is inside a building
  • Talking about numbers of things or people that exist in a particular place
  • Talking about the whereabouts of things and people
  • Talking about one’s daily activities – what you will do, when, and where

Delivery

This course is delivered as a series of interactive workshops where active participation is encouraged.

Prescribed text

Japanese for Busy People 1 Revised 3rd Edition (Romanized version) (Kodansha International Ltd) ISBN-10: 1568363842 | ISBN-13: 978-1568363844

Japanese for Busy People 1 Revised 3rd Edition (Kana version) (Kodansha International Ltd) ISBN-10: 1568363850 | ISBN-13: 978-1568363851

Participants who cannot read ‘hiragana’ and ‘katakana’ are advised to get the Romanized (Rooma-ji) version; participants who can read ‘hiragana’ and ‘katakana’ are advised to get the Kana version.

Based on Chapters 5 – 10 of the above text. The text is used for activities and forms the basis for consolidation and practice.

Textbooks should only be purchased after confirmation is received from us. This usually occurs up to 5 days prior to commencement.

Suggested Textbook Suppliers

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Language Book Centre
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Take your enrolment confirmation and a copy of this page to the Language Book Centre to receive a 10% discount off the price of the recommended text.

Please note that in some cases, our suggested supplier may not stock your prescribed text. Please check stock availability prior to signing up for any membership.

Please Note

Selected Language and Culture courses that teach spoken language may include use of language immersion (course instruction in the selected language) as part of the training strategy.

Features

Language courses are offered in four terms each year during January, April, July and October.

What others say.

  • This is the best Japanese tutor I have ever had – full of energy, passion, patience, dedication and kindness and giving the best in all classes to ensure all students needs were attended to. A lot of in-class interaction and practice gave me more confidence in Japanese speaking.

  • Fantastic tutor and fantastic course! I look forward to continuing my studies in Japanese 103.

  • An experienced teacher, very patient and very easy to like. The classes allow plenty of time to practise new language skills with colleagues. I am increasingly confident with reading / writing hiragana. Looking forward to Japanese 103.

$360 Limited inc GST
Japanese Course 102 (Level 2)

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$360 Limited inc GST
Japanese Course 102 (Level 2)

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