Japanese Level 1

What topics are covered by the course?

To acquire basic language skills and to achieve the equivalent of A1 level of the CEFR/ the JF Standard for Japanese-Language Education 2010, entry level of the NQF or Breakthrough level of the Asset Languages qualification.
By the end of the course 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
have developed an insight into Japanese-speaking life, culture and society

Who should attend?

The course is aimed at a wide range of students with a general interest in Japanese. No prior knowledge of Japanese is required as the course is for complete beginners.

What will I be able to do on completion?

After completing all 3 terms of level 1, students should be able to join a level 2 class. Students who have only completed one or two terms of level 1 should join a False Beginners class.

How will I be assessed?

A communicative approach is used. All four skills (speaking, reading, listening and writing) are practised, with the main emphasis on speaking.
Students engage in interactive language activities, participating in group and pair work according to a syllabus based on systematic grammatical progression.
Students will also be offered guidance in self-study and set optional homework tasks.

Guide Price: 248 for 1 term discounts for booking consecutive terms available

Delivery: Classroom
Category: Language »
Duration: 3 terms @ 10 weeks each
Qualification: Certificate of attendance

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