JAPANESE LANGUAGE 1 MOD.1

Academic year 2017/2018 Syllabus of previous years
Official course title LINGUA GIAPPONESE 1 MOD. 1
Course code LT004N (AF:245723 AR:133778)
Modality On campus classes
ECTS credits 9 out of 18 of JAPANESE LANGUAGE 1
Subdivision Surnames A-C
Degree level Bachelor's Degree Programme
Educational sector code L-OR/22
Period 1st Semester
Course year 1
Where VENEZIA
Spazio Moodle Link allo spazio del corso
Course objectives
The course aims to attain to a basic knowledge of Japanese Language grammar.
Level A1.
Pre-requirements
Japanese for beginners.
Contents
Basic grammar (30 hours: Bonaventura Ruperti);
1A writing (30 hours: Yoshida Momoko);
1B speaking (30 hours: Yasuda Midori);
1C text and grammar (30 + 30 hours: Suzuki Akane).
Referral texts
① Kubota Y., Grammatica di Giapponese Moderno, Venezia, Cafoscarina, 1989
② Mariotti M., La lingua giapponese, Carocci 2014
③ Shin Shokyu Nihongo Lingua Giapponese, Corso introduttivo I, ed. italiana a cura di S. Dalla Chiesa, Venezia, Cafoscarina, 2005 (N.B. Digital online version (free): http://jplang.tufs.ac.jp/account/login )
④ Shin Bunka Shokyu Nihongo (vol.I), ed. italiana a cura di S. Dalla Chiesa, Venezia, Cafoscarina, 2004.
⑤ Dispensa: Hiragana e Katakana, Venezia, Cafoscarina (2012/2113)
⑥ Dispensa: Kanji no mori 1, Kanji no mori 2 (Nishioka), Venezia, Cafoscarina (2015-2016)
⑦ Dispensa: Fujisan (Higuchi), Venezia, Cafoscarina (2015/2016)
⑧ Dispensa: Kappa (Higuchi), Venezia, Cafoscarina (2015/2016)
⑨ Dispensa: Totoro (Yasuda), Venezia, Cafoscarina (2015/2016)
⑩ Kanji (Ueda-Suzuki.M), Venezia, Cafoscarina (2012/2013)

Registration to the following Language Laboratory Link is strongly suggested:
http://lingue.cmm.unive.it/login/index.php

Suggested Electronic Dictionary: Casio XD-K7400

Useful tools:
Seiichi Makino, Michio Tsutsui, A Dictionary of Basic Japanese Grammar, The Japan Times 1989

Useful Links:
BunpoHyDict: www.bunpohydict.com (password required: it will be delivered through the CMM forum)
ITADICT: http://virgo.unive.it/itadict/
EduKanji: http://lingue.cmm.unive.it/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=2405
Type of exam
written and oral
Assessment methods
The course of Japanese Language is compound by two semesters.
At the end of the first semester there is:
1. writing test - on computer (CMM)
2. grammar test - on computer (CMM).
At the end of the second semester there is:
1. a written test of manual writing and grammar (with a brief translation from Italian to Japanese)
2. a written translation from Japanese to Italian
3. an oral examination with reading from the textbook and conversation (and role play).
The examinations will be completed only by passing both the intermediate and the final tests.
The result of the part 1 will be valid until the first examination in January of the next year. If the part 2 will not be passed at the first examination in January, the student have to repete also part 1.
Teaching methods
Frontal classes and small group conversation.
Lessons will be in Italian and Japanese.
Teaching language
Italian
Other
The course of Japanese Language is compound by two semesters.
At the end of the first semester there is:
1. writing test - on computer (CMM)
2. grammar test - on computer (CMM).
At the end of the second semester there is:
1. a written test of manual writing and grammar (with a brief translation from Italian to Japanese)
2. a written translation from Japanese to Italian
3. an oral examination with reading from the textbook and conversation (and role play).
The examinations will be completed only by passing both the intermediate and the final tests.
The result of the part 1 will be valid until the first examination in January of the next year. If the part 2 will not be passed at the first examination in January, the student have to repete also part 1.
Sustainability
  • Course with sustainable contents
  • University credits of sustainability: 9
  • Lecture notes, material for reference or for self-assessment available online or as e-book
  • Use of virtual forum, blog or wiki
  • E-learning, moodle platforms
  • Use of open-source software
Last update of the programme
10/09/2017