Japanese 6 Reading 2B (Upper-intermediate) University of Tsukuba
The course objective is for students to be able to understand opinion pieces and logical writing. Students will read from a variety of genres and talk in groups to share their interpretations and opinions about what they have read.
The course objective is for students to be able to understand opinion pieces and logical writing. Students will read from a variety of genres and gain a grasp of the overall structure along with an accurate understanding of the content. Students will enhance their reading by researching related background information. They will explain in their own words about the content, their thoughts and opinions about the text, and enrich their vocabulary and knowledge of grammar structures.
Students have to certify this subject fits their level by taking the placement test (http://ttbj-tsukuba.org/) or by passing a subject one level below this subject.
Final exam 50%, Mid-term Test 30%, Homework and other assignments 20%Note that grades from A+ to C are to be determined based on the total score.
Orientation, Level-Check Test, Reading 1Reading 1Reading 2Reading 3Mid-term Test, FeedbackReading 4Reading 5Reading 6Reading 7Final Test, Feedback
Online Course Requirement
Students are expected not only to read but to engage in activities where they speak, write, and expand their knowledge and make observations about what they read.
Site for Inquiry
Link to the syllabus provided by the university