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japan studies - BA Course

Capstone Experience Course
JAPN3031 Japan in Hong Kong: Capstone experience 6 credits
This is an experiential learning programme in which HKU students will work on a group project with visiting students from Japan. The first part of the programme includes seminars and talks given by professors and business leaders, as well as field trips to stores, factories and business federations. The second part of the programme requires students to work on group presentations on topics that are related to Japanese products and services in Hong Kong. A student group composed of members from Hong Kong and Japan will identify interviewees, conduct interviews, and analyze issues from multicultural perspectives. Upon completion of the group presentations, students will write their reflective reports individually.
Priority is given to students in Japanese Studies and related majors and minors.
Prerequisite: (i) JAPN1011. Introduction to Japanese Studies; (ii) JAPN2099. Japanese language II (Part 2) or equivalent; (iii) permission from the instructor
Assessment: 100 % coursework
(Not on offer in 2020/2021)

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