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.

  • 12 January
    3 weeks, 10 sessions. Mon - Thu 7:00-8:30pm
    Session information
    Sessions
    Session 1
    Tue 12 Jan 19:00 - Tue 12 Jan 20:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 2
    Wed 13 Jan 19:00 - Wed 13 Jan 20:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 3
    Thu 14 Jan 19:00 - Thu 14 Jan 20:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 4
    Mon 18 Jan 19:00 - Mon 18 Jan 20:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 5
    Tue 19 Jan 19:00 - Tue 19 Jan 20:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 6
    Wed 20 Jan 19:00 - Wed 20 Jan 20:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 7
    Thu 21 Jan 19:00 - Thu 21 Jan 20:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 8
    Mon 25 Jan 19:00 - Mon 25 Jan 20:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 9
    Tue 26 Jan 19:00 - Tue 26 Jan 20:30
    Google Classroom
    Session 10
    Wed 27 Jan 19:00 - Wed 27 Jan 20:30
    Google Classroom
    Google Classroom
    • $349.00 incl. GST
  • 3 February
    10 weeks, Wed 7:40 PM - 9:10 PM
    Session information
    Sessions
    Session 1
    Wed 03 Feb 19:40 - Wed 03 Feb 21:10
    Google Classroom
    Session 2
    Wed 10 Feb 19:40 - Wed 10 Feb 21:10
    Google Classroom
    Session 3
    Wed 17 Feb 19:40 - Wed 17 Feb 21:10
    Google Classroom
    Session 4
    Wed 24 Feb 19:40 - Wed 24 Feb 21:10
    Google Classroom
    Session 5
    Wed 03 Mar 19:40 - Wed 03 Mar 21:10
    Google Classroom
    Session 6
    Wed 10 Mar 19:40 - Wed 10 Mar 21:10
    Google Classroom
    Session 7
    Wed 17 Mar 19:40 - Wed 17 Mar 21:10
    Google Classroom
    Session 8
    Wed 24 Mar 19:40 - Wed 24 Mar 21:10
    Google Classroom
    Session 9
    Wed 31 Mar 19:40 - Wed 31 Mar 21:10
    Google Classroom
    Session 10
    Wed 07 Apr 19:40 - Wed 07 Apr 21:10
    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.)