Adults Japanese Courses

Course MapPhonetics

Elementary

Intermediate

Inter. Perfection

Pre-advanced

Advanced

JLPT Courses

Pure conversation

Travel course

Online conversation

 

Adults Course Map

a. Phonetics(1) Textbook : Japanese for Busy People I(2) Objective : Survival Japanese, situational settings such as shopping, going around

(3) Duration : 3 terms x 8 lessons x 3 hours (Total 72 hrs)

b. Elementary

(1) Textbook : Japanese for Busy People II

(2) Objective : Basics to Japanese syntax, everyday Japanese

(3) Duration : 4 terms x 8 lessons x 3 hours (total 96 hrs)

c. Intermediate

(1) Textbook : Japanese for Busy People III

(2) Objective : Sentence structure distinctive to Japanese

(3) Duration : 4 terms x 8 lessons x 3 hours (total 96 hrs)

d. Intermediate Perfection

(1) Textbook : Nihon go chuukyu J301

(2) Objective : Building up knowledge of Intermediate level vocabulary, expressions.

(3) Duration : 3 terms x 8 lessons x 3 hours (total 72 hrs)

e. Pre-advanced

(1) Textbook : Nil

(2) Objective : Develop self-learning ability, conversation abililty

(3) Duration : 3 terms x 8 lessons x 3 hours (total 72 hrs)

f. Advanced

(1) Textbook : Nil

(2) Objective : Everyday conversation, discussion on news, higher level of conversation ability.

(3) Duration : 12 lessons x 1.5hrs (unlimited hours)

2. JLPT Courses

a. JLPT N5 – 12 lessons x 3 hours (36 hrs)

b. JLPT N4 – 12 lessons x 3 hours (36 hrs)

c. JLPT N3 – currently not available

d. JLPT N2 – currently not available

e. JLPT N1 – currently not available

3. Mini short courses / practice session

a. Pure conversation practice

(1) Requirement : Basic conversation ability (N5 or N4)

(2) Objective : Students will get to hone their conversation ability by choosing the topic they want to talk about. A native speaker will point out the mistakes made. There is no in-depth explanation of grammar.

b. 4 lesson Travel course

(1) Objective : a short course catered to people who is visiting Japan. Equip student with basic situational conversation. i.e. getting around, ordering in restaurants, shopping etc.

c. Online Conversation Practice

(1) Objective : helps students to hone their conversation ability, similar to pure conversation practice, but this time on the internet via skype, hotmail or messenger.