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JAPANESE - Level 1
Prerequisites: Year 10 Japanese
Course Description
Students will learn to write in their second language and learn the tools to speak Japanese in everyday situations. Themes include: leisure activities; school life and events; family life and routines; the world around us, and health.
Leads to Level 2 Japanese.
Qualification: Credits towards NCEA
Costs $25 Language Perfect fee
Contact Jennifer Arai
Level 1 Credits (AS)
LevelCreditNumLit
90893 Demonstrate understanding of a variety of spoken Japanese texts on areas of most immediate relevance
L1/Ext 5
90894 Give a spoken presentation in Japanese that communicates a personal response L1/Int4
90895 Interact using spoken Japanese to communicate personal information, ideas and opinions in different situationsL1/Int5
90896 Demonstrate understanding of a variety of Japanese texts on areas of most immediate relevance L1/Ext 5
90897 Write a variety of text types in Japanese on areas of most immediate relevanceL1/Int5
JAPANESE - Level 2
Prerequisites: A minimum of 12 credits in Level 1 Japanese
Course Description
This course takes students from the survival skills stage towards demonstrating real competence in Japanese. Language topics and skills are integrated with cultural studies and new topics include: Japanese family life; eating and drinking; the Japanese school system; leisure and recreation.
Leads to Level 3 Japanese.
Qualifications: Credits towards NCEA
Costs $25 Language Perfect fee
Contact Jennifer Arai
Level 2 Credits (AS)
LevelCreditNumLit
91133 Demonstrate understanding of a variety of spoken Japanese texts on familiar mattersL2/Ext5
91134 Interact using spoken Japanese to share information and justify ideas and opinions in different situationsL2/Int5
91135 Give a spoken presentation in Japanese that communicates information, ideas and opinionsL2/Int4
91136 Demonstrate understanding of a variety of written and/or visual Japanese text(s) on familiar mattersL2/Ext5
91137 Write a variety of text types in Japanese to convey information, ideas and opinions in genuine contexts L2/Int5
JAPANESE - Level 3
Prerequisites: A minimum 12 credits in Level 2 Japanese
Course Description
Students will build competence in social settings by using language patterns to develop and support their point of view. Reading and writing skills will be further developed with Kanji and grammar structures used in realistic settings. Topics include: land and people; travel and tourism; Japan at work.
Qualifications: Credits towards NCEA and University Entrance
Cost $25 Language perfect fee
Contact Jennifer Arai
Level 3 Credits (AS)
LevelCreditNumLit
91553 Demonstrate understanding of a variety of extended spoken Japanese textsL3/Ext5
91554 Give a clear spoken presentation in Japanese that communicates a critical response to stimulus materialL3/Int3
91555 Interact clearly using spoken Japanese to explore and justify varied ideas and perspectives in different situationsL3/Int6
91556 Demonstrate understanding of a variety of extended written and/or visual Japanese textsL3/Ext5
91557 Write a variety of text types in clear Japanese to explore justify varied ideas and perspectivesL3/Int5