Japanese 1 (Online)

This is an interactive live course delivered via Google Classroom/Google Meet. A first taste of the Japanese language, this course is for complete beginners.No previous knowledge of the language is required. By the end of this course, you will already know enough to get by in Japanese: you will be able to cope with the most common everyday situations by asking and answering simple questions, and you will be able to understand people when they speak to you about the situations covered.

  • 5 October
    10 weeks, Mon 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Session information
    Sessions
    Session 1
    Mon 05 Oct 18:00 - Mon 05 Oct 19:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 2
    Mon 12 Oct 18:00 - Mon 12 Oct 19:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 3
    Mon 19 Oct 18:00 - Mon 19 Oct 19:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 4
    Mon 02 Nov 18:00 - Mon 02 Nov 19:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 5
    Mon 09 Nov 18:00 - Mon 09 Nov 19:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 6
    Mon 16 Nov 18:00 - Mon 16 Nov 19:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 7
    Mon 23 Nov 18:00 - Mon 23 Nov 19:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 8
    Mon 30 Nov 18:00 - Mon 30 Nov 19:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 9
    Mon 07 Dec 18:00 - Mon 07 Dec 19:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 10
    Mon 14 Dec 18:00 - Mon 14 Dec 19:30
    Google Classroom
    Google Classroom
    • $349.00 incl. GST
  • 10 November
    5 weeks, Tue & Wed 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Session information
    Sessions
    Session 1
    Tue 10 Nov 18:00 - Tue 10 Nov 19:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 2
    Wed 11 Nov 18:00 - Wed 11 Nov 19:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 3
    Tue 17 Nov 18:00 - Tue 17 Nov 19:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 4
    Wed 18 Nov 18:00 - Wed 18 Nov 19:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 5
    Tue 24 Nov 18:00 - Tue 24 Nov 19:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 6
    Wed 25 Nov 18:00 - Wed 25 Nov 19:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 7
    Tue 01 Dec 18:00 - Tue 01 Dec 19:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 8
    Wed 02 Dec 18:00 - Wed 02 Dec 19:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 9
    Tue 08 Dec 18:00 - Tue 08 Dec 19:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 10
    Wed 09 Dec 18:00 - Wed 09 Dec 19:30
    Google Classroom
    Google Classroom
    • $349.00 incl. GST

Description

Unit 1 - Greetings  You will be able to greet people, give your name and ask how people are.

Unit 2 - Professions  You will be able to ask and answer questions about your job; you will also be able to ask about and give your phone number.

Unit 3 - Nationalities and languages   You will be able to say where you come from and give the language you speak; you will also be able to ask other people about these subjects.

Unit 4 - Family  You will be able to talk about the people in your family (or, if you prefer, other peoples families) and say how old they are.

Unit 5 - Time and transport  You will be able to tell the time and give days and months; you will also be able to ask for a ticket on public transport.

Unit 6 - Freetime activities and weather  You will be able to say what you like or dont like, and also talk about your freetime activities; you will also be able to say what the weather is like at the moment or at particular times of the year.

Unit 7 - Shopping for clothes  You will be able to ask about something in a shop, understand and talk about prices, and also describe clothes.

Unit 8 - Shopping for food  You will be able to talk about different meals, also food and drink; you will know what to say to buy these things from a shop.

Unit 9 - Restaurants and accommodation  You will be able to order a meal in a restaurant, book accommodation and check in, also know how to talk about simple problems.

Unit 10 - Directions   You will be able to talk about where places are in a town, ask for directions and understand simple instructions for getting somewhere.

 

(Please note that the information here may change slightly, since we make ongoing revisions to our course material in the light of client feedback, and may also adjust it to suit the needs of particular classes.)