Course code Valo1354
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
Credit points, number of lectures
Credit points ECTS Credit points Total number of auditorium hours Number of lecture hours Number of seminars and practical work hours Number of student independent work hours
2 3 32 16 16 48
E-courses Valo1354: Intensive Basic Grammar
Course annotation

During the course the students will learn basic Japanese grammar and will master most frequently used words and expressions.

Results By the end of the course, students will be able to :
1) recognize and use basic constructions of japanese language,
2) use the vocabulary and expressions mastered during the course,
3) form simple conversations,
4) write simple texts.

The target level is A1 of CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages).

Course plan 1. Formation of simple sentences. 2L
2. Demonstrative pronouns. 2L
3. Review. 2P
4. Demonstrative pronouns. 2L
5. Review. 2P
6. Sentences about alive beings and things. 2L
7. Review. 2P
8. Adjectives. 2L
9. Review. 2P
10. "Te-form" of a verb. 2L
11. Review. 2P
12. Present continuous tense. 2L
13. Review. 2P
14. Short forms of verbs. 2L
15. Review. 2P

16. Review. 2P

Requirements for obtaining credit points Regular submission of home works (10%)
Fulfilment of tasks during classes (10%)
Mid-semester tests (30%)

Final (written) exam (50%)

Study programmes Asian Studies