Japanese for Business 1

JAP10 Japanese for Business 1

Spring 2019

  • Topics

    Course content:

    This course is an introduction to Japanese oral and written communication. Written language means  two phonetic alphabets and approximately 70 kanii (Chinese characters). In addition the course provides factual knowledge about Japanese culture and society.

  • Learning outcome

    On completion of the course, you:


    • have basic factual skills about  the Japanese language system
    • have basic factual skills about Japan


    • have basic practical skills in Japanese
    • are able to read simple texts in Japanese
    • are able to produce simple oral and written sentences

  • Required prerequisites

    No prerequisite knowledge required

  • Requirements for course approval


  • Assessment

    3 hours written school exam

  • Grading Scale

    Scale: Pass-Fail


ECTS Credits
Teaching language
Primarily taught in Norwegian and Japanese but may include English when necessary

Autumn. Offered Autumn 2018