Intermediate Japanese IA (Integrated Course)

Numbering Code G-LAS02 80034 SJ48 Year/Term 2021 ・ First semester
Number of Credits 2 Course Type Seminar (Foreign language)
Target Year Graduate students Target Student International students
Language Japanese Day/Period Fri.3
Instructor name SHIMOHASHI MIWA (Part-time Lecturer)
Outline and Purpose of the Course ・このクラスは、初級を終えた学習者を対象に設計されている。

・This class is designed for students who have completed Elementary Japanese.
・The purpose of this course is to understand Intermediate I level Japanese grammar, and to develop fundamental skills in the areas of speaking, listening, reading, and writing.
Course Goals 本コースの到達目標は以下の通りである。

Course goals are as follows.
・Expand your vocabulary, and learn the first half of Intermediate I level Japanese sentence patterns.
・To be able to use lower-intermediate level Japanese effectively for campus activities, in all four areas of speaking, listening, reading and writing.
Schedule and Contents ・今学期は1課~6課を中心に扱う。
第1週      ガイダンス、1課 聞く・話す「依頼」
第2週       1課 読む・書く「畳」
第3週       2課 聞く・話す「確認」
第4週       2課 読む・書く「外来語」
第5週       3課 聞く・話す「変更の依頼」
第6週       3課 読む・書く「時間よ、止まれ!」
第7週       復習
第8週       4課 聞く・話す「伝言」
第9週       4課 読む・書く「電話嫌い」
第10週      5課 聞く・話す「道案内」
第11週      5課 読む・書く「地図」
第12週      6課 聞く・話す「許可求め」
第13週      6課 読む・書く「メンタルトレーニング」
第14週      復習

第15週      期末試験
第16週      フィードバック

・This semester we will cover Lesson1~6.
・Students will practice their skills in the areas of speaking, listening, reading, and writing during each class.
・The course schedule is as follows.
Week 1 Orientation, Lesson 1 Speaking and listening: “Making requests”
Week 2 Lesson 1 Reading and writing: “Tatami”
Week 3 Lesson 2 Speaking and listening: “Asking the meaning of~”
Week 4 Lesson 2 Reading and writing: “Foreign Loanwords”
Week 5 Lesson 3 Speaking and listening: “Asking for something to be changed”
Week 6 Lesson 3 Reading and writing: “Time, Stand still!”
Week 7 Review
Week 8 Lesson 4 Speaking and listening: “Leaving a message”
Week 9 Lesson 4 Reading and writing: “Telephone-Shy”
Week 10 Lesson 5 Speaking and listening: “Giving directions”
Week 11 Lesson 5 Reading and writing: “Maps”
Week 12 Lesson 6 Speaking and listening: “Obtaining permission”
Week 13 Lesson 6 Reading and writing: “Mental Training”
Week 14 Review
Week 15 Final Exam
Week 16 Feedback
Evaluation Methods and Policy ・「出席と参加の状況」30%、「期末試験」70%で評価する。

・The student’s final grade will be based on 1) in-class participation (30%), and 2) a final exam (70%).
・Details of the grading method and evaluation criteria will be provided in class.
Course Requirements (1)初回の授業からすべて参加すること。
(1) Be sure to attend all the classes from day one.
(2) Applicants need to take a placement test before completing class registration. Please check the website of the Institute for Liberal Arts and Sciences (ILAS) for the test schedule.
Study outside of Class (preparation and review) ・各課の語彙を予習してくること。
Students must study the vocabulary for each lesson before coming to class.
Over the course of the semester, students who are found to have weaknesses in elementary level Japanese are to review the necessary points on their own.
Students must review.
Textbooks Textbooks/References みんなの日本語中級Ⅰ 本冊, スリーエーネットワーク, (スリーエーネットワーク), ISBN:978-4-88319-468-1
References, etc. みんなの日本語中級Ⅰ 翻訳・文法解説, スリーエーネットワーク, (スリーエーネットワーク), 各国語版があります。自分のわかる言語のものを選んでください。