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NIHONGO: INTRODUCTION TO JAPANESE – LEVEL IV

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This concluding level uses more complex sentence structure and introduces new kanji and a review of kanji from previous levels. Topics and grammar points include, but are not limited to, using quotations, expressing potentiality, and making hypothetical statements.

2016-2017 SCHEDULE 

Sundays, 1:20pm–2:20pm

Session 1 Oct. 9, 16, 23, 30, Nov. 6, 13, 20, Dec. 4 SOLD OUT!
Session 2 Jan. 15, 22, 29, Feb. 5, 12, 19, 26, Mar. 5
Session 3 Mar. 12, 19, 26, Apr. 9, 23, 30, May 7, 14

CLASS DETAILS 

Cost: $100 ($90 members)
Location: Classroom A
Prerequisite: Nihongo Level III or instructor approval. Potential students must be able to read and write hiragana and katakana and be familiar with kanji from Unit 1 & 2 of the required textbook.

Required Textbooks:

Japanese for Busy People II  (revised 3rd edition) ISBN: 978-1568363868
• Japanese for Busy People II workbook (revised 3rd edition) ISBN: 978-1568364025

Both books should include the CD. Please bring with you on the first day of classes.

CONTENT

  • Session 1: kanji, Unit 3
  • Session 2: kanji, Unit 4
  • Session 3: kanji, Unit 5

For further unit descriptions and textbook overview, please click here.

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR

Sumiko Uo is a Japanese-born educator, an adjunct lecturer at Florida Atlantic University and a translator. A student of language and traditional Japanese cultural arts, Ms. Uo has taught Japanese language, calligraphy, literature and cinema to both children and adults. Her classes will appeal to beginners, as well those with knowledge of Japanese.

Japanese for Busy People II (revised 3rd edition) ISBN: 978-1568363868

NIHONGO: INTRODUCTION TO JAPANESE – LEVEL III

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This level introduces kanji and starts with a review of hiragana and katakana. The first session focuses on reading and writing kanji before moving into the textbook in the second session. Topics include, but are not limited to, planning a trip, talking about past experiences, and getting advice.

2016-2017 SCHEDULE 

Sundays, 12:20pm–1:20pm

Session 1 Oct. 9, 16, 23, 30, Nov. 6, 13, 20, Dec. 4 SOLD OUT!
Session 2 Jan. 15, 22, 29, Feb. 5, 12, 19, 26, Mar. 5
Session 3 Mar. 12, 19, 26, Apr. 9, 23, 30, May 7, 14

CLASS DETAILS 

Cost: $100 ($90 members)
Location: Classroom A
Prerequisite: Nihongo Level II or instructor approval. Potential students must be able to read and write hiragana.

Required Textbooks:

Japanese for Busy People II  (revised 3rd edition) ISBN: 978-1568363868
• Japanese for Busy People II workbook (revised 3rd edition) ISBN: 978-1568364025

Both books should include the CD. Please bring with you on the first day of classes.

CONTENT

  • Session 1: review of hiragana and katakana, introduction to kanji reading and writing
  • Session 2: kanji, Unit 1
  • Session 3: kanji, Unit 2

For further unit descriptions and textbook overview, please click here.

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR

Sumiko Uo is a Japanese-born educator, an adjunct lecturer at Florida Atlantic University and a translator. A student of language and traditional Japanese cultural arts, Ms. Uo has taught Japanese language, calligraphy, literature and cinema to both children and adults. Her classes will appeal to beginners, as well those with knowledge of Japanese.

Japanese for Busy People II (revised 3rd edition) ISBN: 978-1568363868

NIHONGO: INTRODUCTION TO JAPANESE – LEVEL II

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This level includes more expressions and sentence structures and introduces katakana reading and writing. Topics include, but are not limited to, visiting a Japanese home, business, and socializing.

2016-2017 SCHEDULE 

Sundays, 11:20am–12:20am

Session 1 Oct. 9, 16, 23, 30, Nov. 6, 13, 20, Dec.SOLD OUT!
Session 2 Jan. 15, 22, 29, Feb. 5, 12, 19, 26, Mar. 5
Session 3 Mar. 12, 19, 26, Apr. 9, 23, 30, May 7, 14

CLASS DETAILS 

Cost: $100 ($90 members)
Location: Classroom A
Prerequisite: Nihongo Level I or completion of Nihongo Japanese Intensive Workshop series or instructor approval. Potential students must be able to read and write hiragana.

Required Textbooks:

• Japanese for Busy People I Kana Version (revised 3rd edition) ISBN: 978-1568363851
• Japanese for Busy People Kana workbook (revised 3rd edition) ISBN: 978-1568364018

Both books should include the CD. Please bring with you on the first day of classes.

CONTENT

  • Session 1: Introduction to katakana, Units 6 & 7
  • Session 2: Continue katakana, Units 8 & 9
  • Session 3: Complete katakana, Units 10 & 11

For further unit descriptions and textbook overview, please click here.

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR

Sumiko Uo is a Japanese-born educator, an adjunct lecturer at Florida Atlantic University and a translator. A student of language and traditional Japanese cultural arts, Ms. Uo has taught Japanese language, calligraphy, literature and cinema to both children and adults. Her classes will appeal to beginners, as well those with knowledge of Japanese.

Japanese for Busy People I Kana Version (revised 3rd edition) ISBN: 978-1568363851

Japanese for Busy People I Kana Version (revised 3rd edition) ISBN: 978-1568363851

NIHONGO: INTRODUCTION TO JAPANESE – LEVEL I

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This preliminary level introduces basic survival Japanese, grammar, and hiragana writing and reading. Topics include, but are not limited to, meeting people, shopping, and dining.

2016-2017 SCHEDULE 

Sundays, 10:15am–11:15am

Session 1 Oct. 9, 16, 23, 30, Nov. 6, 13, 20, Dec. 4  SOLD OUT!
Session 2 Jan. 15, 22, 29, Feb. 5, 12, 19, 26, Mar. 5
Session 3 Mar. 12, 19, 26, Apr. 9, 23, 30, May 7, 14

CLASS DETAILS 

Cost: $100 ($90 members)
Location: Classroom A
Prerequisite: None.

Required Textbooks:

• Japanese for Busy People I Kana Version (revised 3rd edition) ISBN: 978-1568363851
• Japanese for Busy People Kana workbook (revised 3rd edition) ISBN: 978-1568364018

Both books should include the CD. Please bring with you on the first day of classes.

CONTENT

  • Session 1: Introduction to hiragana, Unit 1
  • Session 2: Continue hiragana, Unit 2 & 3
  • Session 3: Complete hiragana, Unit 4 & 5

For further unit descriptions and textbook overview, please click here.

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR

Sumiko Uo is a Japanese-born educator, an adjunct lecturer at Florida Atlantic University and a translator. A student of language and traditional Japanese cultural arts, Ms. Uo has taught Japanese language, calligraphy, literature and cinema to both children and adults. Her classes will appeal to beginners, as well those with knowledge of Japanese.

Japanese for Busy People I Kana Version (revised 3rd edition) ISBN: 978-1568363851

Japanese for Busy People I Kana Version (revised 3rd edition) ISBN: 978-1568363851

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