Drouin Secondary College - Course Selection

Japanese 400 (LJP400)

Students say...

The Course:

400 Japanese continues on from 300 Japanese and is a year long subject.

400 Japanese paves the way for VCE Unit 1 by concentrating on the vocabulary, grammar and skills required for VCE Japanese (Second Language). Topics that will be covered include:

You will start to concentrate more on the Kanji characters required along with speaking and listening skills that are essential for success.

As with previous units; a heavy emphasis on authentic situations and experiences is a key component of the unit, as is exposure to realia, products and popular culture from Japan itself. You will frequently use your computers, both in class and for homework.

This unit will focus on...

Learning and Assessment Activities

You will be required to demonstrate knowledge of vocabulary and grammar through:

You will also be required to demonstrate your ability to speak the language in:

These units lead to

Special considerations

Before undertaking VCE Japanese, you should have satisfactorily completed Level 400 Japanese and demonstrated sufficient competency in all skill areas. 

Costs involved

Materials required

For further information see...

See Ms Erin Warner

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