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Japanese Level 5, Part 1

Key information

Subject area:


Course type:


Credit level:

Not for credit


15 hours

Available course dates:

From: 12 October 2023 To: 14 December 2023

Course overview

By studying Japanese Language & Culture Level 5, you will have expanded your knowledge of Japanese language, culture and history, have developed a critical outlook and understanding of popular culture in Japanese society, be able to communicate and debate in discussions on a range of issues, including social, political and cultural issues, have developed intercultural competence and be conversant with Japanese culture, art and lifestyle, have improved the overall fluency and accuracy of the spoken language and be able to understand a range of references to main historical events and cultural aspects.

What does this course cover?

Topics may typically include:

  • Social network site
  • Foods, Cuisine and Lifestyle
  • Music and Enka (演歌)

Functions may typically include:

  • Guessing the meaning of words
  • Asking for clarification of the meaning
  • Making brief responses

Grammar may typically include:

  • Honorific expressions
  • ~to omotte iru.
  • Interrogative + V-ba ii
  • Continuative form (formal)
  • Intransitive, Transitive verbs

Who is this for?

*The above is an indication of content that may be covered over the duration of the course but it could vary depending on the level and progress of students in the class.

Course status:

Places available

Full fee £250

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