Students who commenced their course before 2012 should consult the rules below.

  • Pre-2012 rules
    • 3. Arts Rules
      • Arts Rules for undergraduate courses
        • 3.2 Bachelor's degrees
          • 3.2.2 Bachelor of Arts pass degree (10110)*
            • Bachelor of Arts majors
              • Asian Studies
                • Japanese major (Post-Secondary stream) 1

                  1 Students who are native speakers of Japanese or who have been fully or partially educated in Japanese are not admitted to Japanese language units.

                  3.2.2.15 The major consists of units to a total value of 48 or 54 points comprising—

                  (a) all units in Table 3.2.2l [Japanese major (Post-Secondary stream) core units]—24 or 30 points

                  and

                  (b)(i) one unit from Group A in Table 3.2.2m [Japanese major (Post-Secondary stream) options]—6 points

                  and

                  (ii) all units in Group B in Table 3.2.2m [Japanese major (Post-Secondary stream) options]—18 points

                  or

                  (c) one of the units in Group C in Table 3.2.2m [Japanese major (Post-Secondary stream) options]—24 points.

                  • Table 3.2.2l—Japanese major (Post-Secondary stream) core units
                    Key to availability of units:
                    S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; SS = Summer teaching period;
                    T1 = Trimester 1; T2 = Trimester 2; T3 = Trimester 3;
                    NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period;
                    N/A = not available in 2019; * = to be advised

                    Note: The unit availability does not form part of the rules and may be subject to change.

                    All units have a value of six points unless otherwise stated.

                    AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
                    S1JAPN1001Japanese 3A
                    S1JAPN1403Japanese 3
                    S2JAPN1404Japanese 4
                    S1JAPN2405Japanese 5
                    S2JAPN2406Japanese 6

                    1 WACE 2 students only

                  • Table 3.2.2m—Japanese major (Post-Secondary stream) options
                    Key to availability of units:
                    S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; SS = Summer teaching period;
                    T1 = Trimester 1; T2 = Trimester 2; T3 = Trimester 3;
                    NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period;
                    N/A = not available in 2019; * = to be advised

                    Note: The unit availability does not form part of the rules and may be subject to change.

                    All units have a value of six points unless otherwise stated.

                    Group A
                    AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
                    NSASIA2001Culture, Society and the State in Asia
                    S2ASIA2002Australia and Asia
                    S1ASIA2004Popular Culture in Asia
                    ANTH2702Environment, Power and Disasters in Asia
                    Group B
                    AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
                    S1JAPN3407Japanese 7
                    S2JAPN3408Japanese 8
                    S2, NSASIA3002Issues in Japanese Society and Culture
                    Group C
                    AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
                    JAPN2801Japanese Exchange (24 points)
                    JAPN3802Japanese Exchange (24 points)