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Pre-Intermediate Course (A2/B1)

This is a one year course consisting of 4 terms of 10 weeks.

On completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Enter spontaneous conversations on topics that are familiar, of personal interest or pertinent to everyday life (e.g. family, hobbies, work, travel and current events).
  • Understand the main points of clear, standard speech on matters regularly encountered in work, school, leisure, etc.
  • Understand descriptions of daily events, feelings and wishes that appear in personal or informal texts.
  • Write short, simple messages and fill in application forms in areas of essential need.
  • Use a series of simple phrases to describe their family and the people around them, living conditions, etc.

Term 4

In Term 4 of the Pre-Intermediate course, we aim to cover Topics 6 to 8 of “Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture (Pre-Intermediate A2/B1)”.

Topics: “Wedding and Marriage”, “Talking about Personal Problems” and  “Problems When Travelling”.

Course Details

Course fee

$375/term: New students
$350/term: Continuing students

Course fee does not include textbooks.

Evening class

Tuesdays | October 8 – December 10, 2019
Taught by Hiromi Nishimoto

Thursdays |October 10 – December 12, 2019
Taught by Yukiko Watanabe



Pre-Intermediate Textbook $30 (One volume)

Textbook fee will be charged together with the course fee.

まるごと, 日本のことばと文化. 初中級. A2/B1
国際交流基金  2015

Marugoto, Japanese language and culture. Pre-Intermediate. A2/B1
The Japan Foundation 2015

ISBN: 978-4-384-05758-4

Marugoto, Japanese language and culture. Pre-Intermediate. A2/B1

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