Japan America Society of Vermont

Matsuri '15

Matsuri '15 Poster

Spring 2015 Japanese Language Classes for Adults (10 Weeks)

The JASV will offer up to two classes, Beginning Level 1 (Wednesdays) and Level 2 (Mondays) on the campus of Saint Michael.s College. Level 1 covers the material in the first half of the textbook Japanese for Busy People 1. Level 2 covers the second half.

For each class, there will be one lesson a week for 10 weeks, one and a half hours per lesson. Level 1 will start on Wednesday, March 11, and Level 2 on Monday, March 16, 2015.

The tuition fee is $160. Textbooks cost approximately $35.

The class may be canceled in case of low enrollment. Therefore, we would appreciate receiving your inquiries and registration as early as possible at jasvlanguage@gmail.com.

Class information:

Instructor: Linda Sukop

Levels: Beginning 1 and 2

Description: These classes offer an introduction to speaking, listening, reading, and writing Japanese, with particular emphasis on the conversational patterns that occur in everyday life. Students will also be introduced to life in Japan and Japanese customs and culture. This class requires no previous knowledge of the language. It provides those who have studied previously an opportunity for review.

Dates:Level 1 - Wednesdays, March 11 to May 13
 Level 2 - Mondays, March 16 to May 18

Time: 6:15 - 7:45 PM

Location: Saint Edmund's Hall, Saint Michael's College (Google map: http://tinyurl.com/saintedmunds")


Level 1 Syllabi

Level 2 Syllabi

JASV Organizational Notes:

The JASV Board Meetings: Second Wednesday of the month - 6:30 pm. The JASV board meetings are in the JASV office at 123 Ethan Allen Avenue, Suite 203. Colchester. All are welcome.

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Consulate-General of Japan in Boston website
in English language at http://www.boston.us.emb-japan.go.jp/
or Japanese language at http://www.boston.us.emb-japan.go.jp/ja/   
Telephone: 617-973-9772.

If you know of any Japan-related events in Vermont, please send them to JASV at info@jasv.org.