Course Summary

Japanese Elementary 2 is suited to prospective travellers, people wanting to interact socially with the Japanese-speaking community in Melbourne and overseas and those who would like to further develop their understanding of Japanese culture and customs by learning the language.

Language Modules at CAE

Skills

Elementary:  Levels 1 to 6

Understands and communicates simple personal and work-related messages.

Intermediate: 1 – 4

Understands and communicates any important information both in writing and orally.

Advanced: 1 – 4

–  Can understand, communicate and put into practice standard information both in everyday life and work related situations.

–  Puts complex information into practice, both in everyday life and in work situations, presentations and meetings.

Proficient: 1 – 4

Expert: 1 – 6

If you have previous knowledge in a particular language, we will be happy to suggest a course for you, give us a call and we will assess your skills. 9652 0611

Course Sessions

Monday, 14th May - 9 classes


Session ID DLV81404C
14 May - 23 Jul 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$349 / $332 (conc)
Teacher
Atsuko Parker

No class on Jun.11 & Jul.2, 2018

The following topics are covered in this course:

  • Adjectives
  • Descriptions of people, places and things
  • Time and time expressions
  • Telephone inquiries

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

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

  • Understand two types of adjectives.
  • Use both affirmative and negative forms of adjectives.
  • Describe people, places and things using adjectives.
  • Say dates and days.
  • Ask and tell the time;
  • Describe the duration of activities using various time expressions.
  • Make a simple telephone inquiry.
  • Develop a deeper understanding of Japanese family life, business and education.

Suitable for those who have completed Japanese Elementary 1 or equivalent to about 20 hours of previous study.

IF YOU HAVE NOT COMPLETED THE PREVIOUS LEVEL AT CAE, YOU NEED TO CONTACT CAE FOR A 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.

Textbook: Japanese for Busy People Book 1: KANA VERSION – 3RD EDITION – With CD (Audio) 
ISBN 13-  9781568363851
Available from: 
LANGUAGE INTERNATIONAL, 15 Station Street, Kew East Vic 3102. ph:9857 0030

BOOKERY , 9-11 Victoria Street, Fitzroy 3065. Tel: 8417 9500

Order online: Foreign Language Bookshop

For further enquiries please contact the Languages Centre on 9652 0677 or email languages@cae.edu.au.

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

Suitable for beginners with some basic knowledge of Japanese.

Last updated: April 24, 2018 12:30pm