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Durham University

School of Modern Languages and Cultures: Japanese Studies

Undergraduate Modules in Japanese

To access the regulations for the BA in Japanese Studies click here. This link gives details of the module choices, both in MLAC and from other departments. In addition to the specified module choices, students can also opt to take other modules from other departments provided that they fit the student's timetable and the student is qualified to take the module concerned.

Year 1

JPNS1012 Japanese Language 1B
JPNS1062 Japanese Language 1A
JPNS1041 Introduction to Japanese Culture [Term 1 only]
JPNS1051 Introduction to Japanese History Through Objects [Term 2 only]

Year 2

JPNS2012 Japanese Language 2B
JPNS2041 The Body and the Extremity of Senses: through Japanese literature, performance and media [Not running 2018-19]
JPNS2051 Translation and the Making of Modern Japan, 1600-1900 [Not running 2018-19]
JPNS2161 Japanese Language 2A
JPNS2171 Exploring Japanese Culture [Term 2 only]

Year 4

JPNS3012 Japanese Language 4
JPNS3021 Japanese Historical and Literary Texts
JPNS3031 Dissertation in Japanese Studies (20 credits)
JPNS3032 Dissertation in Japanese Studies (40 credits)