Level 2 Japanese
Teacher in Charge: Mr G. White
Japan continues to be one of our largest trading partners, achievement at this level leads to employment opportunities in tourism and business and/or further study at a tertiary level.
NCEA Level 2 Japanese broadens the base of cultural understanding and the language skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing. Students will be able to convey information, ideas and opinions in genuine contexts.
Students will have the opportunity to join the Short Term Exchange Trip to Japan. This includes a tour as well as a visit to our sister school, Takasaki Higashi High School.
Recommended Prior Learning
It is highly recommended that you already have the conversational language in both writing and speaking to ensure you get the best out of this course. This may have been achieved by speaking and communicating in Japanese with friends, using vocabulary from Japanese music and/or film or completing the Level 1 Japanese course.
If you are unsure if this course is for you, please see Mrs Sime or Mr White for support.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
1B8 Exercise book
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.