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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Archived Curricula Guide 2016–2018
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
MPAS2080 Advanced Japanese I & II 5 ECTS
Organised by
MDP in Asian Studies
Person in charge
Ayano Nagata

Learning outcomes

The aim of this course is to enable students to read long and complex factual and literary texts, to listen and speak about specialized social and academic topics and to write clear, well- structured texts. Students will also learn JLPT N1-level grammar and vocabulary.


Discussions/debates, exercises (grammar, listening and Kanji), reading comprehension, short essays/summary of texts.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online

Lectures (4h/week)

Teaching language


Modes of study

Evaluation and evaluation criteria

Numeric 0-5.
Written exam 70%, presentation 20%, class participation/ assignments/attendance 10%.

Recommended year of study

2017-2018, autumn (part I) and spring (part II).

Study materials

Course material: JLPT N1-level grammar books, authentic materials (newspaper/magazine article, TV news video clips, radio programs, etc.), etc.

Further information

Homepage: https://moodle.utu.fi/course/view.php?id=981

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Philosophy, Contemp.History and Political Sc.
MODULE 7: Language Studies (MDP in Asian Studies)
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Philosophy, Contemp.History and Political Sc.
Contemporary History
Political Science
Finnish Study Modules