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.

Course Sessions

Monday, 4th February - 9 classes


Session ID DLV81401C
4 Feb - 8 Apr 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$349 / $332 (conc)
Teacher
Kaori Nomura

No class on Jan.28 & Mar.11, 2019

Saturday, 4th May - 9 classes


Session ID DLV81405C
4 May - 29 Jun 10:00am - 12:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$349 / $332 (conc)
Teacher
Kaori Nomura

Thursday, 9th May - 9 classes


Session ID DLV81406C
9 May - 4 Jul 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$349 / $332 (conc)
Teacher

Wednesday, 19th June - 9 classes


Session ID DLV81407C
19 Jun - 14 Aug 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$349 / $332 (conc)
Teacher
Kaori Nomura

Monday, 22nd July - 9 classes


Session ID DLV81408C
22 Jul - 16 Sep 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$349 / $332 (conc)
Teacher

Thursday, 8th August - 9 classes


Session ID DLV81409C
8 Aug - 3 Oct 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$349 / $332 (conc)
Teacher

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: March 21, 2019 03:42pm