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Hiragana Katakana Course

This course is for students who will be studying Japanese for the first time.
There will be Hiragana and Katakana reading and writing practices, as well as the ability to be able to talk about one's country and daily living in a simple manner. The aim of this course is to learn basic vocabulary and expressions for daily conversation.

*After the course is completed , the student can transfer to the intensive course.

Movie of Class Lesson

Schedule

Time 9: 10 - 12: 40
20 lessons/week, Monday - Friday

Course Fee

Notice of Fee Revision

The new fee will be implemented from January 1, 2019.
Applications within 2018 will continue to correspond with the current price.

Term Fee(2018) Fee(2019~)
4 weeks 88,000yen 94,000yen
Fee Includes
Registration Fee,Text Book, Course tuition

Accommodation Fees

  Term Fee(2018) Fee(2019~)
Homestay 4 weeks(28 nights) 88,400円 94,000円
Fee Includes
Placement Fee, breakfast & dinner for weekdays, 3meals for weekends
Guest house 1month 65,000yen~
Initial cost(Placement Fee +Deposit) 25,000yen

Course Calendar

Lesson Starting Date

2018 November 26 - December 21

2018 October
M T W T F S S
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31        
             
2018 November
M T W T F S S
      1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30    
             
2018 December
M T W T F S S
          1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31            

 Starting Date  Lesson

2019 March 4- March 29

2019 January
M T W T F S S
  1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31      
             
2019 February
M T W T F S S
        1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28      
             
2019 March
M T W T F S S
        1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
             

Starting Date  Lesson

2019 June 10- July 5

2019 April
M T W T F S S
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30          
             
2019 May
M T W T F S S
    1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31    
             
2019 June
M T W T F S S
          1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
             

Starting Date  Lesson

2019 September 2-27

2019 July
M T W T F S S
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31        
             
2019 August
M T W T F S S
      1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31  
             
2019 September
M T W T F S S
            1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30            

Starting Date  Lesson

2019 November 25 - December 20

2019 October
M T W T F S S
  1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31      
             
2019 November
M T W T F S S
        1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30  
             
2019 December
M T W T F S S
            1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31          

Starting Date  Lesson

Curriculum

  Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
1st week

Orientation

Greeting

Self-Introduction

Hiragana 1
(a)

Hiragana 2
(ka, ga)

Numbers (age, double digits)

Classroom terms

Hiragana 3
(sa, za)

ko-so-a-do demonstratives

On-campus location

Hiragana 4
(ta, da)

Price(~thousand)

Department stores, Shopping

Hiragana 5
(na)

Verbs①

Weekend plans

2nd week

Hiragana 6
(ha, ba, pa)

Previous weekend's activities

With whom/Vehicles

Hiragana 7
(ma, ya)

Dates

Hiragana 8
(ra)

Food and Drink

Hiragana 9, 10

Daily Living (Days)

Hiragana 11

Invitations

Customs and Frequency

3rd week

Katakana 13
(an)

kore, sore, are

Things inside the classroom

Katakana 14
(ka)

kono, sono, ano + N

Whose

Katakana 15
(sa)

~o'clock to ~o'clock

Time (minutes) and Facilities

Katakana 16, 17

time + ni + V ・ from/to ~o'clock + V

Katakana 18
(na)

Verbs②

4th week

Katakana 19, 20
(ha)

Communication Strategies

Katakana 21
(ma)

Exchange (Giving and Receiving)

Katakana 22
(ra)

Already / Not yet / Still

Impressions

Katakana 23
(ya)
Summary

Thoughts and Impressions

Katakana Vocabulary Practice + Summary

What kind of + N

Explaining own country's views and concepts

Movies

Hiragana Katakana course Presentation movie

This movie is from Hiragana Katakana Course's final task ,「Introduce ourselves in Japanese」in 2018 winter semester class.
They were able to introduce themselves in Japanese, because they studied Japanese for 4 weeks (4 hours/Day) from 0 Japanese level.