Course Summary

Japanese Elementary 1 is suited to those who want to use simple Japanese to communicate with family and friends, with people in the workplace or for travel purposes, and for a better understanding of Japanese people through cultural insights and intercultural skills.

Course Sessions

Tuesday, 22nd June - 9 classes


Session ID DLAU9609C
22 Jun - 17 Aug 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$349 / $332 (conc)
Teacher

The following topics are covered in this course:

  • Introducing oneself and others
  • Shopping
  • Ordering food & drinks
  • Numbers
  • Greetings

The development of intercultural skills is fostered through discussions of Japanese culture and customs.

By the end of this course students should be able to:

  • Introduce themselves and others;
  • Exchange information about work and nationality;
  • Count and use numbers;
  • Ask how much something is and purchase it;
  • Order food and drinks in a restaurant;
  • Understand basic Japanese etiquette for conducting oneself in the above situations;
  • Recognise the difference between the three Japanese scripts and understand when they are used;
  • Have an understanding and appreciation of the values and customs of Japanese people both in daily and business situations.
  • Read Hiragana alphabets

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IF YOU HAVE HAD SOME PREVIOUS EXPOSURE TO THE LANGUAGE, YOU NEED TO CONTACT CAE FOR A FREE SKILL ASSESSMENT PRIOR TO ENROLLING.

N.B. CAE withdrawal policy does not allow for refund or transfer once the course has started in the event that the level of the class is not suitable.

***IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR LAST-MINUTE ENROLMENTS*** If you enrol on the same day this course starts, please check your confirmation email and ensure you contact the Languages Centre to receive a link to attend the online sessions at languages@cae.edu.au***

Link to purchase the book: https://languageint.com.au/product/2561

Textbook:

Japanese for Busy People Book 1: KANA VERSION – 3RD EDITION – With CD (Audio) 
ISBN: 9781568363851

 

To attend your online sessions all you need is the link we will provide (via email), a device with internet connection and a webcam.

***Cancellations or postponements are notified 48 hours before class commencement. Please consider this before purchasing class materials***

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Suitable for complete beginners

Last updated: June 18, 2021 04:44pm