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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JA300002 JA0b Japanin kielen alkeiskurssi 2 4 op
Organised by
Business Japanese
Person in charge
Akiko Helle

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, students will have increased their knowledge of vocabulary and expressions used in everyday life to enable them to communicate more effectively in Japanese in situations such as telling about their friends, family and hobbies, how to invite someone, travelling, giving advice and telling about experiences. Students will be able to read and write about 120 kanji characters. Level A1


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

Teaching methods

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

4 h/week. 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
  • In Japanese
Essay and Written exam and Exercise(s)


Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

1st year III-IV

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