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Japanese Language Course

The MIA offers a beginner-level Japanese-language course for foreign residents who live in Minato City and neighboring areas. Participants can learn the basics of the Japanese language, as well as useful Japanese expressions for everyday living. Participants are divided into three classes, and each class is conducted three times a year (commencing in April, September, and January).

Step 1: For those who are studying Japanese for the first time
Step 2: For those who have completed step 1 or who can read Hiragana
Step 3: For those who have completed step 2 or who can read Hiragana and Katakana

Tuition

Step1 MIA members: ¥9,000 Non-members: ¥10,000
Step2 MIA members: ¥9,500 Non-members: ¥12,000
Step3 MIA members: ¥9,500 Non-members: ¥12,000

※Textbooks will be provided at no charge.
※ There is a 50% subsidy for course fees provided by Minato City for those who live, work or study in Minato City.
For further information, please contact us.

Annual Schedule (Subject to change)

Level & Day Spring term
(April through July,
12 lessons in all)
Autumn term
(September through December,
12 lessons in all)
Winter term
(January through March,
12 lessons in all)
Step1 Saturday morning class
(9:45 - 11:45 a.m.)
Wednesday evening class
(6:30 - 8:30 p.m.)
×
Step2 Saturday morning class
(9:45 - 11:45 a.m.)
Wednesday evening class
(6:30 - 8:30 p.m.)
×
Step3 Saturday afternoon class
(1:30 - 3:30 p.m.)
×

The program for each term is the same.

Japanese-Language Courses Currently Recruiting Students

MIA Step 1 Beginning Japanese Course (Saturday class)

Schedule

Saturdays from September 8
to December 1, 2018 (12 Lessons)

*November 3 is off!

Date and
Time

From 9:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

Location

Mita NN Hall, Space C

(4-1-23 Shiba, Minato-ku)

三田NN

Instructors

Two teachers will teach the class in turn.

Eligible Person

Age 16 or over

Japanese learners who are absolute beginners.

Program
Tuition

MIA members: ¥9,000
Non-members: ¥10,000

*50% fees will be supported by Minato City for people who live, work or study in Minato City and submit the required documents.
Please click here for the details.

Textbook

MIA original textbook
(included in the tuition)

Capacity

First 20 to sign up

How to
Apply

Accepted by Email only

Inquiries

Tel: 03-6440-0233

Email: office@minato-intl-assn.gr.jp

MIA Step 1 Beginning Japanese Course (Wednesday Class)

Schedule

Wednesdays from September 12
to December 5, 2018 (12 lessons)

*October 24 is off!

Date and
Time

From 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Location

Minato International Association,
Meeting Room #1

(Toei Kita-Aoyama 1-chome Apt.,
Bldg., #3, B1, 1-6-3 Kita-Aoyama,
Minato-ku)

Access

Instructors

Two teachers will teach the class in turn.

Eligible Person

Age 16 or over

Japanese learners who are absolute beginners.

Program

 

 

Tuition

MIA members: ¥9,000
Non-members: ¥10,000

*50% fees will be supported by Minato City for people who live, work or study in Minato City and submit the required documents.
Please click here for the details.

Textbook

MIA original textbook
(included in the tuition)

Capacity

First 20 to sign up

How to
Apply

Step1 Wednesday course has been fully booked already.

If you would like to be on the waiting list, please send us an email with the following information.

1) Your full name
2) Cellphone number
3) E-mail address

Inquiries

Tel: 03-6440-0233

Email: office@minato-intl-assn.gr.jp

MIA Step2 Beginning Japanese Course (Saturday Class)

Schedule

Saturdays from September 8
to December 1, 2018 (12 Lessons)

*November 3 is off!

Date and
Time

From 9:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

Location

Mita NN Hall, Space B

(4-1-23 Shiba, Minato-ku)

三田NN

Instructors

Two teachers will teach the class in turn.

Eligible Person

Age 16 or over

Japanese learners who are capable of basic conversation, can read/write hiragana or have passed the MIA Step 1 level.

Program
Tuition

MIA members: ¥9,500
Non-members: ¥12,000

*50% fees will be supported by Minato City for people who live, work or study in Minato City and submit the required documents.
Please click here for the details.

Textbook

MIA original textbook
(included in the tuition)

Capacity

First 20 to sign up

How to
Apply

Applications for the Step2 Saturday Japanese course closed.

Inquiries

Tel: 03-6440-0233

E-mail: office@minato-intl-assn.gr.jp

MIA Step 3 Beginning Japanese Course (Saturday class)

Schedule

Saturdays from September 8
to December 1, 2018 (12 Lessons)

*November 3 is off!

Date and
Time

From 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Location

Minato International Association,
Meeting Room #1

(Toei Kita-Aoyama 1-chome Apt.,
Bldg., #3, B1, 1-6-3 Kita-Aoyama,
Minato-ku)

Access

Instructors

Two teachers will teach the class in turn.

Eligible Person

Age 16 or over

Japanese learners who are capable of basic conversation, can read/write hiragana and katakana or have passed the MIA Step 2 level.

Program
Tuition

MIA members: ¥9,500
Non-members: ¥12,000

*50% fees will be supported by Minato City for people who live, work or study in Minato City and submit the required documents.
Please click here for the details.

Textbook

MIA original textbook
(included in the tuition)

Capacity

First 20 to sign up

How to
Apply

 

Step3 Saturday course has been fully booked already.

If you would like to be on the waiting list, please send us an email with the following information.

1) Your full name
2) Cellphone number
3) E-mail address

Inquiries

Tel: 03-6440-0233

Email: office@minato-intl-assn.gr.jp

Introduction to non-profit Japanese classes in Minato City

Schedule
Date and
Time
Location
Instructors
Eligible Person
Program

“JAPANESE LANGUAGE CLASSES OFFERED IN MINATO CITY IN 2018″ introduces Japanese language classes offered by non-profit groups in Minato City.

Please contact the specific organization for further information.

★Please click here for the list★

Tuition
Textbook
Capacity
How to
Apply
Inquiries