Short Courses

Japanese Courses

Find Japanese language courses here.

Booking Deadline

Courses will close for booking 8 days before the course start date. Book early to secure your place and avoid disappointment!

Which language level am I?

If you're unsure of which level is suitable for you, please visit our helpful Language Levels pages. Visit Language Levels pages >

The Centre for Open Learning now offers a preparation course for learners wishing to sit the N4 level Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) at an accredited testing centre. The preparation course is the only opportunity in Scotland and in the north of the UK for learners to prepare their JLPT skills in a face-to-face classroom environment. You can find the link below to book under Term 3 courses.


Term 1 Courses (from September 2019)

Course bookings are now closed

Term 2 Courses (from January 2020)

Course bookings are now closed

Term 3 Courses (from April 2020)

Course bookings are now closed

Please note: the course fee does not include test fee for JLPT.