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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 9
to December 9, 2017 (12 Lessons)

*Oct. 28 & Dec. 2 are 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)

Click the map

三田NN

 

Instructors

Two teachers will teach the class in turn.

Eligible Person

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.

Textbook

MIA original textbook
(included in the tuition)

Capacity

First 20 to sign up

How to
Apply

No more applications accepted for this term.

Inquiries

Tel: 03-6440-0233

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

MIA Step 1 Beginning Japanese Course (Wednesday)

Schedule

Wednesdays from September 13
to December 6, 2017 (12 lessons)

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

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.

Textbook

MIA original textbook
(included in the tuition)

Capacity

First 20 to sign up

How to
Apply

No more applications accepted for this term.

Inquiries

Tel: 03-6440-0233

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

MIA Step 2 Beginning Japanese Course (Saturday class)

Schedule

Saturdays from September 9
to December 9, 2017 (12 Lessons)

*Oct. 28 & Dec. 2 are off!

Date and
Time

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

Location

Mita NN Hall, Space D,
(4-1-23 Shiba, Minato-ku)

Click the map
三田NN

Instructors

Two teachers will teach the class in turn.

Eligible Person

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.

Textbook

MIA original textbook (included in the tuition)

Capacity

First 20 to sign up

How to
Apply

No more applications accepted for this term.

Inquiries

Tel: 03-6440-0233

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

MIA Step3 Beginning Japanese Course (Saturday class)

Schedule

Saturdays from September 9
to December 2, 2017 (12 Lessons)

*Sep. 23 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

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.

Textbook

MIA original textbook
(included in the tuition)

Capacity

First 20 to sign up

How to
Apply

No more applications accepted for this term.

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 2017″ introduces Japanese language classes offered by non-profit groups and held at public facilities in Minato City.

Please contact the specific organization for further information.

★Please click here for the list★

Tuition
Textbook
Capacity
How to
Apply
Inquiries