| Japanese for Beginners
There are many cognitive benefits of learning languages, including improved memory, problem-solving and critical-thinking skills, enhanced concentration, ability to multitask, and better listening skills. But most importantly, it can be GREAT FUN! Whatever your reason for wanting to learn Japanese, whether it be interest in anime and manga, dreams or plans to travel to Japan, J-pop, or an interest in the culture, language and people of Japan, this course is a perfect first step.
Springwood High School on Monday
Beginning 8/2/2021 from 19:30:00 to 21:30:00
for 8 Weeks
Topics Covered include:
Introducing first 10 Hiragana letters. writing and reading practice. Simple phrases Easy self introduction Review the first 10 Hiragana characters from last week. 10 new Hiragana letter writing and reading practice. Greeting phrases Japanese manners Review 20 Hiragana characters. Introducing numbers. Phone numbers, price and time Useful phrases, asking questions. Vocabulary Review Hiragana characters Review numbers Vocabulary Telling time. Shopping phrases. Role play. Review previous Hiragana characters 10 new Hiragana characters Word quiz using Hiragana characters Japanese gesture Simple phrases Review Hiragana words. Word quiz Introducing Katakana characters Learn Japanese food names, descriptive adjectives Phrases used in restaurant. Ordering. Review hiragana and katakana. Word quiz. Likes and dislikes Writing short sentences using particles. useful phrases Vocabulary Review Hiragana and katakana, Word quiz Complete Katakana characters Writing short / long sentences using particles Useful phrases
You will be able to read and write Hiragana characters and katakana characters, introduce yourself and have short conversations and count up to 1000 in Japanese. You will also be able to do shopping and order food in Japanese.
On the first session bring
pen and notebook
Items to be purchased during the course
Special Issues To Note
NCC Code: 11JAPE121