10 Japanese

Entry Recommendations: Satisfactory completion of Year 9 Japanese.
Year 10 Japanese aims to encourage in the students a respect for, and understanding of, other languages and cultures, and to build on skills gained in year 9. Japanese is a modern, dynamic language from a country with close economic and business ties to Australia. Additionally, Japan has a rich and diverse cultural history to explore and compare to build intercultural understanding.
Content:

  • 2 major socio-cultural assignments
  • Expressing thought and opinion
  • Advanced grammar structures
  • Plain form
  • Revision of Hiragana, Katakana scripts
  • More complex Kanji script
  • Introduction of various text types
  • Development of linguistic structures, aural and oral skills through a variety of topics such as: Food, travel in Japan, arts,