New session! <JAPONAIS POUR VOYAGEURS – March 30, April 6, 20 & 27, 2020, from 6-8:30pm>
This course is held in French. Register by March 25 to avoid $20 late fee. For details, click here.
<JAPONAIS POUR VOYAGEURS – Feb. 3, 10, 17 and 24 from 6-8:30pm>
This course is held in French. Register by Jan 31 to avoid $20 late fee. For details→ JAPONAIS POUR VOYAGEURS0220
<2020 WINTER Session (12 week course)>
Our Winter 2020 session will begin the week of January 20, except Level 1A Monday.
Fees: $245* (includes 2020 JCCCM membership fees) *Materials are not included
$20 Late fees will be added starting January 13, 2020.
Level 1A (day)—— Monday 1 pm – 3:30 pm starts on Monday January 13
Level 1A (evening)–Thursday 6:45 pm – 9:15 pm (FULL)
Level 1B (day)——-Wednesday 1 pm – 3:30 pm
Level 1B (evening)–Tuesday 6:45 pm – 9:15 pm
Level 2A (day)——-Tuesday 1 pm – 3:30 pm
Level 2A (evening)–Thursday 6:45 pm – 9:15 pm
Level 2C (day)——-Wednesday 1 pm – 3:30 pm
Level 2C (evening)–Wednesday 6:45 pm – 9:15 pm
Intermediate level—Wednesday 6:45 pm – 9:15 pm
Advanced level——-Wednesday 6:45 pm – 9:15 pm
Level 1A – The level is designed for all beginners interested into learning Japanese.
Level 1B – The level 1B is designed for students who are able to read hiragana and katakana. Applicants should have a total of 30 hours of instruction in the Japanese language or the equivalent.
Level 1C – Students will begin to learn Kanji and will learn more about Te-form verbs, Counting, Informal Speech, etc. At the end of the class, you should be able to express your opinion and preference and to discuss with your friends in the past tense.
Level 2A – Students will complete Genki 1, and have mastered the short form of verbs.
We study various expressions, discussing concepts such as possibility, determination, giving reasons, guessing, giving a suggestion, etc.
Level 2C – We continue to study Genki 2, learn temporal clauses, conditional dependence and transitivity pairs of verbs. At the end of the course, you should be able to express your gratitude and offer your help, explain a situation and any difficulties that you may have, talk about your feelings of disappointment, and give instructions for work, etc.
Level 3B – Students will complete Genki 2 and learn Causative and Causative-Passive sentences. At the end of the class, you should be able to discuss conditional situations, express your decision, show examples, etc.
Level Intermediate – Review of all previous levels and learning how to put what we have learned, to use in practical situations.
Advanced: Continue preparation for JLPT N2/N1. Can listen to talk about a historical figure and understand his/her image and a specific story that illustrates his/her image. Read a newspaper column or editorial and understand the writer’s explanations and main points.
***We reserve the right to refuse any registration to our courses.***
Students who register for a class and withdraw;
a) before the first scheduled class will receive a full refund;
b) will receive a refund of class fees paid, less $17 per class attended/missed prior to notifying the JCCCM of their withdrawal (applicable to language courses). Administration and membership fees are not refundable.
A fee of $20 will be charged for any cheques which are returned NSF. The JCCCM reserves the right to cancel a course due to insufficient registration. In this case, a full refund will be issued.