<Japanese workshops for travellers”JAPONAIS POUR LES VOYAGEURS (cours enrichi)” >
Are you planning a trip to Japan soon? Do you need to learn the basics of language to travel? This 10-hour course (over 4 days) will help you in your preparation. The course will held mostly in French by Japanese teachers. No prior knowledge of the language needed. Topics: Greetings, Hotel, restaurant, city tour, shopping etc. Register now, as classes fill up quickly!
Dates: August Session: August 8, 15, 22, 29, 2019
September Session: September 9, 16, 23, 30, 2019
Time: 18:00 – 20:30
Price: $ 100 ($ 80 for members of the JCCCM)
Registration : by On-line (use the PayPal button below. Please fill “Specify the purpose of payment” box ) Or, in person, you can pay with your cheque or cash at JCCCM office.
1st and 2nd class: – life in Japan and Tokyo
– Salutations, security, cleanliness, Japanese mentality, religion, etc.
Teacher: a national Japanese guide and Japanese language teacher
3rd and 4th class: – life at Kyoto, Osaka et Kobe and the culture: tea ceremony
– temple and sanctuaries, history, food culture, etc.
Teacher: a Japanese language teacher and tea ceremony professional
For all the classes, students will learn Japanese expressions that they may use in those situations.
For more info: firstname.lastname@example.org – 514-728-5580.
<2019 FALL Session (12 week course)>
Our Fall 2019 session will begin the week of September 9th. The registration will start on July 1, 2019 (on-line/in person)
Fees: $210* for JCCCM members / $230* for non-members (*Materials are not included.)
Level 1A (day) -from Wed. Sept. 11, 1 pm – 3:30 pm
Level 1A (evening) -from Tues. Sept. 10, 6:45 pm – 9:15 pm
Level 1C (day) – from Tues. Sept. 10, 1 pm – 3:30 pm
Level 1C (evening) – from Thurs. Sept. 12, 6:45 pm – 9:15 pm
Level 2B (day) – from Wed. Sept. 11, 1 pm – 3:30 pm
Level 2B (evening) – from Wed Sept. 11, 6:45 pm – 9:15 pm
Level 3B – from Thurs. Sept. 12, 6:45 pm – 9:15 pm
Intermediate level – from Wed. Sept. 11, 6: 45 pm – 9:15
Advanced level – from Wed. Sept. 11, 6: 45 pm – 9:15
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.