ERIC Number: ED407966
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Understanding Japanese Cultural Code Words. Asian Studies Module.
This curriculum outline introduces the components of a Japanese language and culture course which includes a module on understanding Japanese cultural code words. First, the syllabus for the introductory course to Japanese language and culture is presented, highlighting the course objectives, texts, criteria for grading, assignments, and expectations. Next, the course schedule is provided, followed by the course outline listing the different lessons for the language portion and the different cultural topics. The outline also includes an evaluation survey for students, course material, a list of Japanese films, a pre-test evaluation with answers, a Japanese educational system hierarchy chart, a description of the structure of the Japanese educational system, a list of the course materials on reserve and available for checkout in the library, and a copy of the spring class schedule course description and offering. Finally, the module on understanding cultural code words is presented, highlighting notes from the introductory Japanese language and culture course, approximate time needed for instruction, overview of the course, objectives, material used for instruction, and an evaluation activity. (TGI)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Saint Louis Community Coll. at Meramec, MO.
Identifiers - Location: Japan