Approx Cost:
Recommended Language Perfect subscription $25.00.
Technology Requirements:
A laptop is of benefit for this course
Entry Recommendations:

Students are expected to have at least 3 of the 5 Achievement Standards in NCEA Level 2 Japanese or discuss their suitability with TIC Japanese.

Course Outline:

Students will build on their vocabulary knowledge from Level 2.  In addition to revising and consolidating Year 12 work, Level 7 and 8 of the National Japanese Curriculum will be covered through the study of the following topics

Traditions and Customs, Travelling in Japan, Future plans and Work, Communication and the Media.

Skills: Students will be able to use a wide range of language to express and justify their own opinions, support or challenge those of others and respond critically to texts. They will continue to develop their intercultural competence.

This course offers three internal assessments and two external assessments.

Internal assessments

•    Writing portfolio.

•    Spoken presentation.

•    Conversation portfolio.   

External assessments

•    Listening.

•    Reading.


Where Does It Lead:

Students can continue to study Japanese at either University or ARA (Polytechnic)


For further information see:
Mrs Austen.