Navigation Links
Schools set to offer Japanese language course

With an eye on the job market, India's premier school board is set to introduce from the new academic year Japanese as an optional language course from Class VI to VIII.// According to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), the move will help students in more than one way.

"In this age of globalization, learning foreign languages has become a necessary tool to broaden the horizons and gain a better understanding of other cultures," a CBSE announcement said.

"Foreign languages have been a part of the curriculum in Indian schools, but for the first time a language of an East Asian country is set to be a part of the school curriculum.

"The successful partnership between the industries of India and Japan has further opened up tremendous job opportunities for Indian youth armed with the knowledge of the Japanese language," the statement added.

It says that relations between countries cannot be sustained on economic terms alone.

It is the people-to-people contact that works as a catalyst in building trust, and to achieve this, "it is imperative that our school children be given an opportunity to learn Japanese".

However, board officials said that the schools interested in offering this course would have to bear the responsibility of recruiting specialized Japanese language teachers.

"The board may provide only short-term teacher training courses as a supporting strategy," said Rama Sharma, the chief information officer of the CBSE.

"It's a fresh development and as soon as the new academic year starts, the schools that show interest would be extended all necessary cooperation," Sharma told IANS.

To make the task of learning the language easier, the board will not make the Japanese script mandatory for students of the sixth standard.

The text will be written in Roman letters though the Japanese script will be supplemented for the purpose of recognition.
'"/>




Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Exposure to Pesticides in Schools Produces Illnesses Among Employees, Students
2. Sex Education, Need Of The Hour In Public Schools
3. Schools and Bars closed in Rwanda due to Cholera outbreak
4. Kerala Bans The Sale Of Pan Masala Near Schools
5. Learning About Healthy Diet Choices Begins At Schools
6. Vayalar Ravi Wants Health Education In Schools
7. Come September, Schools Will be better off Sans Junk foods
8. Malaysia : Fear of HFMD Disease Leads To Closure Of 500 Kindergarten Schools
9. Soft Drinks May Be Banned In Rajasthan Schools
10. Brunei Closes Primary Schools In A Bid To Contain Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease
11. Nurses Help Sought To Check Teenage Pregnancies In English Schools
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Schools set offer Japanese language course

(Date:10/22/2014)... Maureen Salamon HealthDay Reporter ... of conventional in vitro fertilization (IVF) -- the incubation of ... in a device inside the vagina, new research suggests. ... device, called an INVOcell, might sharply cut costs for pricey ... technology more accessible to those who don,t live near big-city ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Oct. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- ... NBC News in Liberia has cleared the virus from ... Medical Center in Omaha, where he had been treated for the ... confirmed by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found ... NBC News reported Tuesday night. "Recovering from Ebola is ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... Allegheny General Hospital’s (AGH) Cardiovascular Institute is offering ... a damaged mitral valve as the heart continues to ... Abbott Vascular , is designed to treat degenerative ... which the heart’s mitral valve leaflets fail to close ... left ventricle into the left atrium. The heart must ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... 20, 2014 Women’s health specialist, Dr. ... & Gynecology of Columbus, Inc., A Division of MaternOhio ... to more than 100,000 patients annually. Dr. Murphy will ... and stages of a women’s life. She is accepting ... in Westerville and Dublin. , Dr. Murphy offers a ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... 20, 2014 Zereana Jess-Huff, a 34-year-old mother, ... 2014 on a platform to think outside the bra. She ... her position to raise awareness about women’s other lady parts. ... cancer. You say the color pink and everybody knows what ... a fact that it has not been won when it ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Experimental Infertility Treatment Seems Effective, Cheaper 2Health News:Experimental Infertility Treatment Seems Effective, Cheaper 3Health News:Experimental Infertility Treatment Seems Effective, Cheaper 4Health News:U.S. Cameraman Treated for Ebola 'Free' of the Virus 2Health News:U.S. Cameraman Treated for Ebola 'Free' of the Virus 3Health News:Allegheny General Hospital Introduces New, Beating-Heart Procedure for Mitral Valve Repair 2Health News:Allegheny General Hospital Introduces New, Beating-Heart Procedure for Mitral Valve Repair 3Health News:OhioHealth Welcomes New Women’s Health Specialist to MaternOhio Specialists in Obstetrics & Gynecology of Columbus, Inc. 2Health News:OhioHealth Welcomes New Women’s Health Specialist to MaternOhio Specialists in Obstetrics & Gynecology of Columbus, Inc. 3Health News:Ovarian Cancer Survivor Mrs. Maryland Urges Media to Think Outside the Bra 2Health News:Ovarian Cancer Survivor Mrs. Maryland Urges Media to Think Outside the Bra 3
... have uncovered a big clue as to why some ... greater risk for serious problems like stomach cancer than ... surrounding stomach cells to protect them from the immune ... can infect the human stomach and induce inflammation, ulcers, ...
... Miller to join WellPoint Sept. 15, INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. ... the appointments of Lori Beer as executive vice president ... president, chief,accounting officer and controller., Beer, who had ... report to Angela Braly, president and chief executive officer.,Beer ...
... 22 CMS, Inc., an Elekta Company, and,worldwide ... has received FDA 510(k) clearance for its new ... immediately,begin distributing Atlas-Based Autosegmentation for clinical use in ... time spent creating and editing,patient contours, ABAS is ...
... Continuing Series of Podcasts from Perot Systems on the Impact of ... Technology in Healthcare, PLANO, ... Fickenscher - Perot Systems, Executive Vice President, ... Pryor, Chief Medical Officer for Ascension Health Perot Systems (NYSE: PER ) ...
... Agency is about to launch the most sophisticated mission ... map the reference shape of our planet the ... Gravity field and steady-state Ocean Circulation Explorer (GOCE) will ... by a Russian Rockot vehicle launched from the Plesetsk ...
... treatments to prevent their formation, MIT study says , , ... of identifying protein structures related to Alzheimer,s disease has ... Technology. , The research team says its computer-based ... could prevent the formation of such structures. , Alzheimer,s ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:WellPoint Announces Appointments of Lori Beer as Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer; Martin Miller as Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Controller 2Health News:CMS, Inc., an Elekta Company, Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Atlas-Based Autosegmentation Software 2Health News:Healthcare Tech and the World: A Discussion About Quality Initiatives Pioneered at Ascension Health 2Health News:Healthcare Tech and the World: A Discussion About Quality Initiatives Pioneered at Ascension Health 3Health News:GOCE Earth explorer satellite to look at the Earth's surface and core 2Health News:Computer-Based Method IDs Alzheimer's Protein Structures 2
(Date:10/20/2014)... 2014  Indianapolis interventional medical device maker ... -based 3D visualization leader Synaptive Medical ... Annual Meeting that they have joined forces to ... collaboration is the first of its kind and ... outcomes. NICO,s BrainPath® interventional access technology and Synaptive,s ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... , Oct. 20, 2014  ResMed (NYSE: ... of the ResMed Data Exchange program, a comprehensive ... medical equipment (HME) and other health care providers. ... secure access to critical patient information. It integrates ... AirView™ and U-Sleep™ patient management platforms with customers, ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... 20, 2014   BioNano Genomics announced today achievement ... to collect human data at 30X depth, sufficient for a ... new capability was established and demonstrated for the IrysChip TM ... System and will be rolled out to BioNano,s ... be showcasing this advancement at the American Society for ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Indianapolis' NICO Corporation and Toronto's Synaptive Medical, Inc. Announce First-Ever Intervention-Visualization Partnership with Goal to Improve Standard of Care in Neurosurgery 2Indianapolis' NICO Corporation and Toronto's Synaptive Medical, Inc. Announce First-Ever Intervention-Visualization Partnership with Goal to Improve Standard of Care in Neurosurgery 3Indianapolis' NICO Corporation and Toronto's Synaptive Medical, Inc. Announce First-Ever Intervention-Visualization Partnership with Goal to Improve Standard of Care in Neurosurgery 4Indianapolis' NICO Corporation and Toronto's Synaptive Medical, Inc. Announce First-Ever Intervention-Visualization Partnership with Goal to Improve Standard of Care in Neurosurgery 5ResMed Launches ResMed Data Exchange 2BioNano Genomics Announces One Human : One Chip : One Day 2BioNano Genomics Announces One Human : One Chip : One Day 3
... services for Cordex,s ATPace arrhythmia drug to be provided ... Pharma, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CDXP) announced today that ... equity agreement with Cato BioVentures. As part of this ... arrange for Cato Research to perform regulatory services and ...
... be useful in treatment for degenerative disc disease LAS VEGAS, ... disease, sends millions of people to their doctor. In fact, ... do so because of disc degeneration. And part of the ... In their quest to discover ways to stop or reverse ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Cordex Pharma Announces Strategic Master Services Equity Agreement With Cato BioVentures 2Cordex Pharma Announces Strategic Master Services Equity Agreement With Cato BioVentures 3Cordex Pharma Announces Strategic Master Services Equity Agreement With Cato BioVentures 4Cordex Pharma Announces Strategic Master Services Equity Agreement With Cato BioVentures 5Cordex Pharma Announces Strategic Master Services Equity Agreement With Cato BioVentures 6Aching Back? Cholesterol Medication Might Help 2Aching Back? Cholesterol Medication Might Help 3
Inquire...
The Optima III 45 cm line of laparoscopic hand instruments is ideal for operative laparoscopic/endoscopic procedures or when a longer instrument is needed....
The Optima III line of laparoscopic hand instruments provides a well-crafted set of instruments designed for strength and durability....
The Optima III line of laparoscopic hand instruments provides a well-crafted set of instruments designed for strength and durability....
Medicine Products: