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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!

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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)

Beginners
Japanese Beginners 1 (Mondays at 6:30pm) 
Japanese Beginners 1 (Tuesdays at 6:30pm)
Japanese Beginners 2 (Wednesdays at 6:30pm) 
Japanese Beginners 4  (Wednesdays at 6:30pm) 

Japanese Beginners 5 (Mondays at 6:30pm)

Elementary

Japanese Elementary 1 (Thursdays at 6:30pm)

Japanese Elementary 5 (Tuesdays at 6:30pm)

Intermediate

Japanese Intermediate 1 (Wednesdays at 6:30pm)

Term 2 Courses (from January 2020)

Beginners
Japanese Beginners 1 (Mondays at 6:30pm)
Japanese Beginners 1 (Thursdays at 6:30pm) 
Japanese Beginners 2 (Mondays at 6:30pm)
Japanese Beginners 2 (Tuesdays at 6:30pm)
Japanese Beginners 3 (Mondays at 6:30pm)
Japanese Beginners 3 (Wednesdays at 6:30pm)
Japanese Beginners 4 (Mondays at 6:30pm)
Japanese Beginners 5 (Wednesdays at 6:30pm)

Japanese Beginners 6 (Mondays at 6:30pm)

Elementary
Japanese Elementary 2 (Thursdays at 6:30pm)
Japanese Elementary 6 (Tuesdays at 6:30pm)
Intermediate
Japanese Intermediate 2 (Wednesdays at 6:30pm)

Term 3 Courses (from April 2020)

Beginners
Japanese Beginners 2 (Mondays at 6:30pm)
Japenese Beginners 2 (Thursdays at 6:30pm)
Japanese Beginners 3 (Mondays at 6:30pm)
Japanese Beginners 3 (Tuesdays at 6:30pm)
Japanese Beginners 4  (Mondays at 6:30pm)
Japanese Beginners 4  (Wednesdays at 6:30pm)
Japanese Beginners 5 (Mondays at 6:30pm)
Japanese Beginners 6 (Wednesdays at 6:30pm)
Elementary

Japanese Elementary 1 (Mondays at 6:30pm)

Japanese Elementary 3 (Thursdays at 6:30pm)

Intermediate

Japanese Intermediate 1 (Tuesdays at 6:30pm)

Japanese Intermediate 3 (Wednesdays at 6:30pm)

Also available, courses in preparation for the Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT)
Preparation for Japanese Language Proficiency Test (Saturdays at 10:00am)

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