Japanese Classes

Japanese Classes - JASC Winter 2022

Japanese Language Courses – Winter term
(7 Weeks : January 3 to February 18, 2022)

Class Fee: $196 Members & Continuing Students / $218 New Students (Includes “Busy People” Textbook. Additional fee may apply for Kanji Book & Workbook.)

Each of the 10 courses is tailored to the level of expertise and type of study required by students. Weekly lessons provide students with an opportunity to begin the study of Japanese or to sharpen previously acquired skills. All courses are taught by an experienced native instructor of the Japanese language. 一緒に楽しく笑顔で日本語を学びましょう!

Enrollment closes on December 20th (Monday)

email: vanwieren@jaschicago.org to register or register online below

Beginning Japanese I
Thursday evenings 7:30-9:30pm

Designed for students with no previous instruction in Japanese, this course strives to develop an understanding of basic elements of Japanese grammar, expressions, and writing system. Textbooks: Japanese For Busy People, Vol. I, and Workbook Vol. I.

Members/Continuing Students $196.00 – REGISTER BELOW

 

New Students $218.00 – REGISTER BELOW

 


Beginning Japanese Level II
Friday evenings 5:30-7:30pm

A continuation of Beginning Japanese Level I, this course will build upon previously learned basic elements of Japanese grammar and expressions. Writing system will include a review of katakana, hiragana, and an introduction to basic Chinese characters (Kanji). Textbooks: Japanese For Busy People, Vol. I, Workbook Vol. I, and Kanji book Vol. I.

Members/Continuing Students $196.00 – REGISTER BELOW

 

New Students $218.00 – REGISTER BELOW

 


Beginning Japanese Level III
Monday evenings 5:30-7:30pm

A continuation of Beginning Japanese Level lI, this course will build upon previously learned basic elements of Japanese grammar and expressions. Textbooks: Japanese For Busy People, Vol. I, Workbook Vol. I, and Kanji book Vol. I.

Members/Continuing Students $196.00 – REGISTER BELOW

 

New Students $218.00 – REGISTER BELOW

 


Intermediate Japanese Level I
Monday evenings 7:30-9:30pm

A continuation of Beginning Japanese Level IV, Class to include reading projects and group discussion on Japanese culture and customs. Textbooks: Japanese For Busy People, Vol. II, Workbook Vol. II, and Kanji book Vol. I.

Members/Continuing Students $196.00 – REGISTER BELOW

 

New Students $218.00 – REGISTER BELOW

 


Intermediate Japanese Level II
Thursday evenings 5:30-7:30pm

A continuation of Intermediate Japanese Level I. Class to include reading projects and group discussion on Japanese culture and customs.Textbooks: Japanese For Busy People, Vol. Il, Workbook Vol. II, and Kanji book Vol. I.

Members/Continuing Students $196.00 – REGISTER BELOW

 

New Students $218.00 – REGISTER BELOW

 


JLPT N4 and N5
Wednesday evenings 7:30-9:30pm

Designed for students preparing for JLPT N4 and N5. Textbooks: Gokaku nihongo noryoku shiken N4・5

Members/Continuing Students $196.00 – REGISTER BELOW

 

New Students $218.00 – REGISTER BELOW

 


Conversational Japanese Level I
Tuesday evenings 5:30-7:30pm

A continuation of Intermediate Japanese Level III. This class will provide a forum for basic Japanese conversation between students and instructor. Topics of conversation will be determined by the instructor, along with various reading assignments. Textbooks: Japanese for Busy People, Vol. III, Workbook Vol. III, Kanji book Vol. II and various handouts.

Members/Continuing Students $196.00 – REGISTER BELOW

 

New Students $218.00 – REGISTER BELOW

 


Conversational Japanese Level II
Tuesday evenings 7:30-9:30pm

A continuation of Conversational Japanese Level I. This class will provide a forum for basic Japanese conversation between students and instructor. Topics of conversation will be determined by the instructor, along with various reading assignments. Textbooks: Japanese for Busy People, Vol. III, Workbook Vol. III, Kanji book Vol. II and various handouts.

Members/Continuing Students $196.00 – REGISTER BELOW

 

New Students $218.00 – REGISTER BELOW

 


Conversational Japanese Level III
Wednesday evenings 5:30-7:30pm

A continuation of Conversational Japanese Level II. This class will provide a forum for basic Japanese conversation between students and instructor. Topics of conversation will be determined by the instructor, along with various reading assignments. Textbooks: Communicating in Japanese, Kanji book Vol. II & III and various handouts.

Members/Continuing Students $196.00 – REGISTER BELOW

 

New Students $218.00 – REGISTER BELOW