Japanese Propaedeutics A - CBS (E21)

Course content

The course provides students with knowledge of the basic elements of the Japanese language with regards to syntax, grammar, and formal as well as colloquial speech. The course will help the student build a basic vocabulary enabling him/her to start communicating in basic Japanese about topics pertaining to everyday life. Japanese Propaedeutics A is an integrated course that offers a mix of lectures and applied exercises comprising grammar, spoken interaction, listening and reading comprehension, writing, and translation exercises at an elementary level.

Education

Offered by:

  • Programme curriculum Bachelor courses in Japan Studies for CBS-students 2020
Learning outcome

Curriculum for the elective at Bachelor’s level in Japanese Studies, 2020 curriculum

Japanese Propaedeutics A  (activity code HJAÆ00111E)

Class teaching where the students are actively involved either on an individual level or in group work. Classes are guided by cooperative and blended learning principles that engage each student to a maximum extent.

“Genki I – An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese”, 3nd  edition, Banno et. al., The Japan Times, 2020. [Textbook]

“Genki I – An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese - Workbook”, 3rd  edition, Banno et. al., The Japan Times, 2020

Recommended literature: Makino, S. and Tsutsui M. (1991), A Dictionary of Basic Japanese Grammar, The Japan Times

Preapproval from Copenhagen Business School

Written
Oral
Individual
Collective
Continuous feedback during the course of the semester
Peer feedback (Students give each other feedback)
ECTS
15 ECTS
Type of assessment
Other
  • Category
  • Hours
  • Lectures
  • 112
  • Preparation
  • 300,5
  • English
  • 412,5