Level 2 Japanese

02JAP
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms P. Law

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 learn to express and justify their ideas and opinions, and seek and challenge those of others.

Students will have the opportunity to join the Short Term Exchange Trip to Japan in 2021. This includes a tour as well as a visit to our sister school, Takasaki Higashi High School.


Pathway

Level 3 Japanese

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1B8 Exercise book
BYOD


Recommended Prior Learning

Achieved in both internal assessments AND must have attempted both external assessments. Exemptions by HOLA approval only.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91133 v3 Japanese 2.1 - Demonstrate understanding of a variety of spoken Japanese texts on familiar matters
2
E
5
A.S. 91136 v3 Japanese 2.4 - Demonstrate understanding of a variety of written and/or visual Japanese text(s) on familiar matters
2
E
5
A.S. 91137 v2 Japanese 2.5 - Write a variety of text types in Japanese to convey information, ideas, and opinions in genuine contexts
2
I
5
A.S. 91554 v1 Japanese 3.2 - Give a clear spoken presentation in Japanese that communicates a critical response to stimulus material
3
I
3
*
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 3

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.

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