Whether for insights into manga and anime, or into the unique history and culture of the island nation, take this beginner course to acquire basic communication skills such as introducing yourself, exchanging business cards, asking for directions, and talking about daily activities. Master basic one-verb, one-adjective sentence structures while focusing on correct pronunciation. Reading and writing focus on introducing all 46 characters of the Hiragana alphabet. Classes are conducted in Japanese to the extent possible.
Students are strongly encouraged to register by Wednesday, January 30, 2019 to help ensure a seat in the class. Please contact the Department of Foreign Languages at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions, or call 212-998-7150 to register.
You'll Walk Away with
- Beginner-level conversational skills in Japanese
- Proficiency in basic Japanese grammar
- Absolute beginners to the Japanese language
- Individuals seeking a solid foundation in Japanese