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150107 UE Japanese Communication (2020W)

6.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 15 - Ostasienwissenschaften
Prüfungsimmanente Lehrveranstaltung

Registration for all classes, please (Introduction, Jap. Grammar und Japanese Communication)


Hinweis: Ihr Anmeldezeitpunkt innerhalb der Frist hat keine Auswirkungen auf die Platzvergabe (kein "first come, first served").


max. 25 Teilnehmer*innen
Sprache: Englisch, Japanisch



Updated 08.11: Due to the corona lockdown regulations we have to move this course ("2020W 150107-1 Japanese Communication") to a digital format only.

DI 8:30-10:30, Studierraum der Japanologie (1. Stock links). Beginn: 13.10.2020

This course is going to be taught in person and on site. However we want to inform you that due to the unforeseeable nature of a global pandemic this course may be switched to an all online lesson at any time.


Ziele, Inhalte und Methode der Lehrveranstaltung

The Introduction to the Japanese Language, Japanese Grammar I, and Japanese Communication are intended to be taken together in the same semester, please register for all three.

Due to the unforeseeable nature of a global pandemic, spontaneous changes to the lesson may apply. Students will be informed about changes asap via email and Moodle. These possible changes include but are not limited to: moving from in person to online lesson, changes in assignments, online testing and other social distancing measures.
Please do not attend classes in case of suspicion of COVID, related symptoms or COVID cases your immediate environment. Please contact your instructor and remote learning measures will be taken.

This course covers pronunciation, spoken and written communication in various everyday situations. It is complementary to “Japanese Grammar I” and meant to be taken at the same time. The lesson covers the practical application of Japanese to “Japanese Grammar I”.

* Teaching language: English (C1 equivalent or better)
* Completed Lesson “Introduction to the Japanese Language”
* advance registration
* textbook (see below)
* You should budget about 10 hours per week of additional study time for lesson preparation, homework, assignments, etc. acting in synergy with the complementary lesson (see above).

* understand spoken Standard Japanese as used in certain everyday situations
* (re)act and communicate appropriately in these same situations
* read basic Japanese of familiar topics

Art der Leistungskontrolle und erlaubte Hilfsmittel

The course total is made up of homework (30%), mid-term exam (30%) and final exam (40%).

Mindestanforderungen und Beurteilungsmaßstab

* First time attendance concludes the course application, which means the course will be graded (even if you stop attending the class mid semester and do not take any exam). You can deregister within the deadline.
Unexcused missing of the first lesson will result in an automatic deregistration and students on waiting lists will fill the newly opened spot automatically.
If you should not be able to attend the first lesson please contact the instructor per email, you will be considered as excused and not automatically deregistered.

* There is a strict zero tolerance policy on cheating and plagiarism.

* More than 60 percentage points are required to pass the course (>60 → 4/D, >70→3/C, >80→2/B, >90→1/A).


Everything covered, in class and/or on the e-learning platform (Moodle).


Textbook: Bunka shokyû nihongo I. Tekisuto. Kaiteiban.
Available at Facultas bookshop in "Hof 1" on Campus.

Additional material will be distributed in class or via the e-learning platform (Moodle).

Zuordnung im Vorlesungsverzeichnis

JMA M1 for Ecos-students, EC Wirtschaftskommunikation Japanisch I

Letzte Änderung: So 08.11.2020 18:48