Year 10 Japanese

LENGTH OF COURSE: Full Year

ASSUMED BACKGROUND: Year 9 Japanese

CURRICULUM CHARGES:  Nil

CONTENT
Course content will be a selection of the following:

Expanding Language:
Students build on prior language learning, and further understand the use of connectives and conjunctions, and they engage with more complex language structures.

Contexts of Interaction:
Students interact with peers and teachers in Japanese, and also expose themselves to interacting with cultural opportunities authentic to Japanese culture.

Features of Language:
Students identify the differences in process of interpreting different languages, and reflect on the nature of intercultural communication.

ASSESSMENT TYPES

Oral Components:
Present knowledge of various features of Japanese society through displaying understanding of language. Students also interview credible sources using correct language functions.

Text analysis:
Students listen, interpret and comprehend instructions and perspectives from speech. Students might also identify differences in culture, language, and customs through analysing a Japanese texts.

Vocabulary and Language Tests:
Display your knowledge of language conventions of Hiragana, Kanji, Katakana and vocabulary.