Studying Japanese will expand your knowledge of Japanese culture, from traditional Haiku to contemporary literature, film, Anime and Manga. It will also broaden your career opportunities. Knowing some Japanese can be advantageous in business, industry and technology, and will make your CV stand out from the crowd.
Studying Japanese is also a confirmation of your interest in Japan when applying for the JET Programme, which attracts English-speaking graduates world-wide, and gaining communication and reading skills, even at beginners level, will make your stay in Japan more rewarding.
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