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General Information

Our Japanese language courses are offered to Members of The Japan Foundation, Sydney. For more information about the benefits of our membership or to sign up, please visit our membership page.

Course Fee

  • $375/ term: new students
  • $350/ term: continuing students

Course fee does not include textbooks.

Textbook Fee

You will be charged the textbook fee, according to your course level, along with the course fee when enrolling for the first time. Textbook fees are listed on the individual course level pages.

Note: The Advanced course and the Upper Advanced course use different textbooks which may be sourced online or in selected bookstores. Additional materials will be provided in class.

Class Time

Morning class: 10am – 12pm
Afternoon class: 1pm – 3pm
Evening class: 6pm – 8pm

*To see when classes for your level are run, please visit the individual course pages.


The Japan Foundation, Sydney
Level 4, Central Park
28 Broadway
Chippendale NSW 2008

For directions, see here.

Minimum Age

18 years

Class Size

Min: 7 / Max: 14 participants

* In the case where enrolments do not reach the minimum number of 7 people, the class may be cancelled.

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Term 1: Feb 4 – Apr 13
Term 2: Apr 29 – Jul 6
Term 3: Jul 22 – Sep 28
Term 4: Oct 7 – Dec 14

* J-Course terms run for 10 weeks each. As Monday, 10 June and 7 October are NSW public holidays, class will not run on these days but will be held instead on Friday, 15 June and 11 October respectively.


Photo: Brett Boardman

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