Japanese Beginners

Our Japanese for Beginners course is the perfect way to start learning Japanese. We'll start with the basics and guide you through the Japanese alphabet, Hiragana, to build your confidence to speak in everyday situations.




Entry Level

Course Type



Options Course Code Starts Ends Days From To Standard Fee
60267-02 25/09/24 04/12/24 Wednesday 15:30 17:30 £100

What will I study?

We will start you off by introducing you to the Japanese alphabet, Hiragana, then cover topics such as shopping, directions, ordering a meal, and booking a room. Our expert language tutor, Maki Hallinon, will support and guide you so that you can speak and understand basic language and grammar by the end of the course.

How will I be assessed?

Continuous informal assessment throughout the session, and where appropriate through the use of Individual Learning Plans, as specified by RARPA

What qualification will I achieve?

There is no qualification for this course, but you'll be awarded a certificate of attendance if you attend 80% or more of the course.

What can I do after completing this course?

Once you have finished this course, you could progress onto the Japanese Improvers course.

Are there any extra costs?

During your first session, we'll advise you on the best study book to purchase to help with your learning.