Tawa College Tawa College

Level 1 Japanese 101

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms S. Yoon.

Recommended Prior Learning

Compulsory: Year 10 Japanese or at HOD discretion

Jap101 Year 11 Japanese - NCEA L1

The course will allow students to gain the social competence required to travel to Japan and interact with Japanese people. The topics covered include the everyday situations of shopping, my town, sports and leisure, eating and drinking, travel, school, seasons and weather. The language learned allows students to communicate, both orally and in written form, within the topics. Inter-cultural understanding will be introduced throughout the course in combination with language acquisition.

The internal assessments include the writing and conversation portfolios, while reading and listening skills will be assessed during the external exam period at the end of the year.

Students studying Jap101 will be set-up for success in subsequent years at NCEA L2 and L3 levels.

Learning Areas:



NCEA Level 2 Japanese 201

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