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Our staff are confident and able to adapt and incorporate the most recent teaching methods combined with traditional methods to fulfill the needs of each student. We make sure that each lesson has an objective, leading to enhanced knowledge and attainment of long term targets.
Beginner I 
To be able to use short phrases and ask questions useful in daily life conversation. 
Hiragana・Katakana・approximately 100 kanji.・800 words equivalent to Japanese
Proficiency Test Level N5

  Textbooks  「Japanese for Busy People」T・U(1st half)
               「Minna no Nihongo」T
              Bayside Original textbook
               「Basic Kanji 500」T   
        Textbook  for   N5 JLPT   and others
Text used for Beginner I
 

Beginner II 
To be able to understand conversation spoken slowly in daily life, To be able to ask and answer basic questions. 
Kanji approx 300・Vocabulary 1500 words equivalent to Japanese Proficiency Test Level N4.

  Textbooks 「Minna no Nihongo」U  
                  「Japanese for Busy People」 U・V
                 「Basic Kanji 500」U   

          Textbook  for  N4  JLPT   and others

Text used for Beginner II
IntermediateT 
To be able to participate naturally in spoken conversation  to ask and answer questions.
Kanji 600 characters・Vocabulary 3000 words equivalent to Japanese Proficiency Test Level N3.

   Textbooks 「Minna no Nihongo Intermediate」T
               「New Approach」 Intermediate Course
               「Chukyu e Iko」
              Newspaper and magazine articles   

          Textbook  for  N3  JLPT   and others
Text used for Intermediate I

Intermediate U 
In addition to general conversation, to understand newspaper and magazine articles
Kanji 1000 characters・Vocabulary 6000words equivalent to Japanese Proficiency Test Level N2

  Textbooks  「Minna no Nihongo Intermediate」U
                 「New Approach」 Pre-Advanced course
                 「Chukyu wo Manabo」
                 「Chukyu kara Manabu Nihongo」
          Current Material   (Newspaper・Magazine・Novels)

          Textbook  for  N2  JLPT   and others
Text used for Intermediate II

AdvancedT 
To understand more complex literature such as newspaper commentary
Ability to interpret abstract expression
Understanding conversations, television news
Kanji 2000 characters・Vocabulary 10000words equivalent to Japanese Proficiency
Test  Level N1


  Textbooks  「Jokyu de Manabu Nihongo」 others
                 Current material (Newspaper・Magazine・Novels・Essays)
           Textbook  for  N1  JLPT   and others

Advanved U 
Understand current events including political, economical and social topics in depth and be able to work in a Japanese firm

  Textbooks  「Practical Business」  others
          Internal and external corporate documents, conference minutes
Text used fo Advansed
Student Course

@Elementary and Middle school students 
 Basic Japanese skills(Reading・Writing・Speaking・Listening)

Textbooks  「Kodomo no Nihongo」T・U
                「E de wakaru Kantan Kanji」 80・160・200

AHigh school students(Including preparation for university and / or IB examination)

 Textbooks  「Nihongo 90Days」 T・U・V
             「Hajimete no Kanji」
             「Reibun de Manabu Kanji to Kotoba」
Text used for Kids
Text used fo High School
     
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