Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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JA300001 JA0a Japanin kielen alkeiskurssi 1 4 op
Organised by
Business Japanese
Person in charge
Akiko Helle

Learning outcomes

The objective of this course is to enable students to understand and speak Japanese in basic everyday conversation and to communicate in situations such as introducing yourself, telling time, discussing everyday actions, shopping, travelling and going on a date. Students will be able to read and write hiragana, katakana and about 50 basic kanji characters. Level A1


The course provides grammar and conversation practice, listening and reading comprehension, compositional practice and opportunities for practising hiragana, katakana and kanji characters.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 52 h 0 h
Independent work 56 h 0 h

4 h/week, begins during week 36. Active participation at 80% of the classes is required.

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
  • In Japanese
Written exam
  • In Japanese
Essay and Written exam


Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

1st year I-II

Study materials

GENKI 1 Textbook: An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese, Second Edition,
The Japan Times, Banno, Eri; Ohno, Yutaka; Shinagawa, Chikako; Tokashiki, Kyoko (2011)

Belongs to following study modules

Markkinoinnin ja kansainvälisen liiketoiminnan laitos
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
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Markkinoinnin ja kansainvälisen liiketoiminnan laitos