Japanese for Professional Purposes (Advanced Media Literacy)A University of Tsukuba
We will aim to acquire the media literacy necessary to gather information about Japanese industries, economy, employment, etc. For Students at the J7 to J8 levels. This class is offered as a part of professional career support for International Students.
Students will improve their Japanese language skills along with an increased understanding of Japanese culture and Japanese issues. They will practice to apply this knowledge in job-hunting situations.
Communication ability 20% Ability for critical and creative thinking 20% Data and information literacy 20% Broad perspective and international character 20% Cooperative, independent, and autonomous attitudes 20%
Students with level J7 or J8
At least 70% of attendance is required. Assignments: 30% Group discussion participation: 30% Final test: 40%
Class Orientation, Japanese people’s characteristics, case study and class discussion 1case study and class discussion 2case study and class discussion 3case study and class discussion 4case study, class discussion 5, and essay test
Online Course Requirement
I hope the students will prepare, do the assignments, and review afterwards to understand the content of the article and be able to share their opinion easily with others. Practice to express yourself about whatever thoughts come to mind.
Site for Inquiry
Link to the syllabus provided by the university