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Japanese Level 1, Part 3

Course dates, times and locations

Course details (1)

Start date/time:
10 October 2022 (19:35)
End date/time:
12 December 2022 (19:35)
Days:
Monday
Delivery mode:
Classroom
Location:
Strand Campus

Course details (2)

Start date/time:
24 January 2023 (19:35)
End date/time:
28 March 2023 (19:35)
Days:
Tuesday
Delivery mode:
Classroom
Location:
Strand Campus

Course details (3)

Start date/time:
27 April 2023 (18:00)
End date/time:
29 June 2023 (18:00)
Days:
Thursday
Delivery mode:
Classroom
Location:
Strand Campus

Course details (4)

Start date/time:
27 April 2023 (19:35)
End date/time:
29 June 2023 (19:35)
Days:
Thursday
Delivery mode:
Online
Location:
Not applicable

This course does not carry any credit towards a degree

Overview

By studying Japanese Level 1, you will be able to communicate in very basic everyday-life situations, including greetings, daily activities, finding your way, telling the time and date, making simple purchases, ordering a meal, etc, be able to understand very simple oral and written texts and ascertain specific information on simple topics and have developed an insight into Japanese-speaking life, culture and society.

What does this course cover?

Part 3

  • Revision of Part 2
  • Genki I [Third Edition] Lesson 5 and 6

 

Topics

  • Holidays and Japanese festivals
  • Invitations
  • Socialising skills
  • Transport system
  • Education system in Japan

 

Functions

  • Expressing likes and dislikes
  • Making suggestions
  • Making requests
  • Asking for permissions
  • Explaining reasons
  • Offering assistance

 

Grammar

  • Present and past tense of adjectives
  • 〜 ‘MASHOO’ / 〜 ‘MASHOO KA’
  • TE-form of verbs
  • 〜 ‘TE KUDASAI’
  • 〜 ‘TEMO IIDESU’
  • 〜 ‘TEWA IKEMASEN’
  • Describing two activities using te-form
  • Counter ‘MAI’
  •  

Orthography

  • Hiragana & Katakana
  • Kanji (58)

What will I achieve?

When Japanese Level 1 is complete, you will achieve the equivalent of A1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), entry level of the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF).

 

*The above is an indication of content that may be covered over the duration of the course but it could vary depending on the level and progress of students in the class.

Key information

Course status: Places available

Full fee:£235

Alumni/Staff/UoL/KHP fee:£200

King's degree student fee:£165

Enrolment deadlines:

Enrolment is open.

Key Dates:

  • Deadline extended: Enrol by 23:59 BST- Friday 30 September for our Autumn term.
  • Autumn Term begins w/c 10 October 2022.

Other term dates - see individual class listings for exact dates.

  • Winter term - w/c 23 January 2022*
  • Spring term - w/c 24 April 2022*

 *Early Bird 10% Discount applicable for full fee payers only, this is for all courses.

 

 

Contact us

For more information regarding our courses please contact us on the details below.

Giovanna
I've studied Japanese for three years at the MLC.
Giovanna
Japanese language student at the Modern Language Centre

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