Year 10 Japanese - half year

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Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs F. Keyanonda

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 9 Japanese (or equivalent with prior consultation with the Teacher-in-Charge)


This course is for students who are interested in learning more about Japanese. Language topics and skills are integrated with cultural studies. The course builds on the introductory course of Year 9 and extends listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. Hiragana will be reviewed and mastered, and Katakana will be taught over the course. Topics covered include:

  • school life for students
  • Katakana alphabet
  • food and drink, ordering in a restaurant, cooking, and eating with chopsticks

Please note, those choosing the 1/2 year option for Year 10 Japanese must take this in the FIRST half of the year. 




Learning Areas:

Year 10 Option Subjects (Half or full year courses), Languages