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Japanese

Busy street in a Japanese city

 

Japan is the world’s third-largest economy, and many of the world’s top business organisations are Japanese. Japan is one of the largest exporters and importers globally and has a large financial sector. Japan has a distinct culture, with Japanese popular culture, including anime and manga, being popular around the world, but having particular influence in East and Southeast Asia.

Japanese modules for 2021/22 are offered at Beginner, Elementary or Intermediate levels.

They can be taken for credit or not-for-credit. Modules with 44 taught classsroom hours are worth 15 credits, those with 88 taught classroom hours are worth 30 credits. Check your level

To register for a non-credit bearing module, fill in the online application form. You will be able to change or cancel your registration if it turns out the module does not fit into your timetable. 

LAN4045

Japanese Language and Culture 1 (Beginner)

2 x 2 hours per week: Thu 12-2 pm (online) AND Fri 12-2 pm (Mile End: Grad Centre 103)

27th September 2021 - 14th April 2022

88 classroom hours plus 212 hours independent study; 22 weeks

LAN4146

Japanese Language and Culture 1a (Beginner)

1 x 2 hours per week: Group A: Semester 1: Mon 9-11 (online), Semester 2: Tue 9-11 (online) OR Group B: Semester 1: Mon 1-3 pm (Mile End campus), Semester 2: Mon 12-2 pm (Mile End: Scape 0.11)

27th September 2021 - 14th April 2022

44 classroom hours plus 106 hours independent study; 22 weeks

LAN4046

Japanese Language and Culture 1a (Beginner)

(over 1 semester)

2 x 2 hours per week: Thu 12-2 pm (online) AND Fri 12-2 pm (Mile End: Grad Centre 103)

27th September - 17th December 2021

44 classroom hours plus 106 hours independent study; 11 weeks

LAN4147

Japanese Language and Culture 1b (Elementary)

1 x 2 hours per week: Thu 4-6 pm (Mile End: Bancroft 1.01.1) 

27th September 2021 - 14th April 2022

44 classroom hours plus 106 hours independent study; 22 weeks

LAN4047

Japanese Language and Culture 1b (Elementary)

(over 1 semester)

2 x 2 hours per week: Thu 12-2 pm (online) AND Fri 12-2 pm (Mile End: Grad Centre 103)

24th January - 14th April 2022

44 classroom hours plus 106 hours independent study; 11 weeks (Semester 2)

LAN5045

Japanese Language and Culture 2 (Intermediate)

2 x 2 hours per week: Semester 1: Mon 4-6 pm (Mile End: Bancroft 1.15) AND Tue 1-3 pm (online). Semester 2: Mon 9-11 am (online) AND Fri 9-11 am (Mile End: Scape 0.12)

27th September 2021 - 14th April 2022

88 classroom hours plus 212 hours independent study; 22 weeks

LAN5146

Japanese Language and Culture 2a (Intermediate)

1 x 2 hours per week: Wed 9-11 (online)

27th September 2021 - 14th April 2022

44 classroom hours plus 106 hours independent study; 22 weeks

LAN5046

Japanese Language and Culture 2a (Intermediate)

(over 1 semester)

2 x 2 hours per week: Mon 4-6 pm (Mile End: Bancroft 1.15) AND Tue 1-3 pm (online)

27th September - 17th December 2021

44 classroom hours plus 106 hours independent study; 11 weeks

LAN5147

Japanese Language and Culture 2b (Upper Intermediate)

1 x 2 hours per week: Thursday 9-11 am (Bancroft: Lang Lab 2)

27th September 2021 - 14th April 2022

44 classroom hours plus 106 hours independent study; 22 weeks

LAN5047

Japanese Language and Culture 2b (Upper Intermediate)

(over 1 semester)

2 x 2 hours per week: Mon 9-11 am (online) AND Fri 9-11 am (Mile End: Scape 0.12)

24th January - 14th April 2022

44 classroom hours plus 106 hours independent study; 11 weeks (Semester 2)