10 Japanese 1 (Table A) 4 lessons per week for the whole year

10JP1
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ok-Jin Lee

Prerequisites

At least 50 Junior Academic Graduation Points in Year 9 Japanese
OR HoF approval


The students will learn how to understand, speak, read and write Japanese as it applies to:

  • Personal information
  • Classroom and school life
  • Dates
  • Days
  • Out and about
  • Family
  • Describing people
  • Daily routine

All hiragana and katakana should be known by the end of the year.

Assessment
Vocabulary and unit tests, examinations.

Approximate equal value will be given to the four skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing.

Japanese is an Asian language with few links to other languages.  It provides a contrast in structure and vocabulary with European languages.  The scripts used for NCEA Level 1 are hiragana, katakana and some Kanji.


Faculties:

Year 10 (Table A) Language full year options - 4 lessons per week for the whole year, Languages



Pathway

11 Japanese 1

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

*10JP1* - Supplementary costs: Approx $30
Includes the cost for a workbook and Education Perfect
Please note: Education Perfect is an interactive vocabulary website based on NCEA requirements, which is an excellent resource for vocabulary learning.