Skip to main content
Unit of study_

JPNS3632: Japanese 10

2024 unit information

This unit extends students' language skills to an advanced level in order to achieve confidence and proficiency in written and spoken Japanese. Students undertake activities built around topics relating to a variety of language styles – including, but not limited to, gender, dialect, youth speech, class, and loan-words – and examine their usage in Japanese culture and society. Students will further develop analytical skills drawing on a variety of contemporary texts from different genres, to evaluate information critically and to express opinions through discussions on a wide range of topics and research projects using colloquial, formal and academic Japanese both in written and oral forms.

Unit details and rules

Managing faculty or University school:

Japanese Studies

Code JPNS3632
Academic unit Japanese Studies
Credit points 6
JPNS3301 or JPNS3631
Assumed knowledge:

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. Understand the nexus between Japanese language, culture, and flexible identity
  • LO2. Enhance macro skills of reading, writing, listening, and speaking in Japanese
  • LO3. Deepen your comprehension of authentic oral and written materials (in print or on-line)
  • LO4. Grasp how the Japanese language is used in different and diverse socio-cultural contexts
  • LO5. Develop critical thinking, research and communication skills (oral and written)

Unit availability

This section lists the session, attendance modes and locations the unit is available in. There is a unit outline for each of the unit availabilities, which gives you information about the unit including assessment details and a schedule of weekly activities.

The outline is published 2 weeks before the first day of teaching. You can look at previous outlines for a guide to the details of a unit.

Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 2 2024
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Outline unavailable
Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 2 2020
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 2 2021
Normal day Remote
Semester 2 2022
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 2 2023
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney

Modes of attendance (MoA)

This refers to the Mode of attendance (MoA) for the unit as it appears when you’re selecting your units in Sydney Student. Find more information about modes of attendance on our website.