JPNB33 Reading Japanese Fiction

Faculty of Arts
Autumn 2019
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
Mgr. Zuzana Rozwalka (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Ivan Rumánek, PhD. et PhD
Department of Japanese Studies - Asia Studies Centre - Faculty of Arts
Supplier department: Department of Japanese Studies - Asia Studies Centre - Faculty of Arts
JPN224 Reading Japanese I && JPN221 Japanese language IV - Theory
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
Students will deepen their their interpreting abilities and learn the basics of various interpreting approaches.
Learning outcomes
At the end of the course students should be able to read and interpret fiction text independently. The cours should also mediate a contact with common japanese (not colloquial) - with language different to the one in the textbooks.
  • 1. Course introduction 2-5. translation exercises 6. presentation of the students translations 7- 12. translation exercises
    recommended literature
  • Emerich, M.: Read Real Japanese - Essays. Tokyo 2008.
  • Emerich, M.: Read Real Japanese - Fiction. Tokyo 2008.
Teaching methods
The classes will have two forms - collective work and translation homework. The copies of the text will be available in the IS during the semester.
Assessment methods
70% test success rate, 1 submitted translation, 1 submitted set of vocabulary, 1 homework.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: every week.
General note: Opakovaný zápis je možný pouze se souhlasem vyučující.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2020.
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