JASV Language Classes, Spring 2018

JASV Language Classes
Spring Session, February to April 2018
Japanese Classes for Adults (10 Weeks, starting from 2/19)

The JASV will offer up to two courses. The main textbook is Japanese for Busy People I (AJALT). The Level 1 course covers the first half of the book and Level 2, the second.

For each class, there will be one lesson a week for 10 weeks, one and a half hours per lesson. Level 1 classes start on Monday, February 19th and Level 2 on Wednesday, February 21st, from 6:30-8:00 p.m. The fee is $160. In addition, textbooks cost approximately $32. The course may be canceled in case of low enrollment, so we ask that you please register in advance. The classes are held in St. Edmund's Hall on the campus of St. Michael's College in Colchester.


Class Class information:

Instructor: Linda Sukop

Beginning Levels 1 and 2

Description: This class is 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.

Level 1 - Mondays, February 19 to April 23

Level 2 - Wednesdays, February 21 to April 25

Time: 6:30 - 8:00 PM

Location: St. Edmund's Hall, Room 105, St. Michael's College (Campus map: http://www.smcvt.edu/about-smc/campus-map.aspx)


JASV Level 1 Syllabus and Class Schedule: [Click here for PDF]

JASV Level 2 Syllabus and Class Schedule: [Click here for PDF]



If you have any questions, please contact jasvlanguage@gmail.com. To register, copy and paste the following information onto an email:

1. NAME:

2. ADDRESS:

3. PHONE:

4. EMAIL:

5. Going to Japan?:

6. Plan to take college Japanese classes?:

7. Spoken at home or by relatives?:

8. Using for business purposes?:

9. Other?:

10. Last Japanese class attended (if any): Where? When?:

11. How did you find out about our classes?:


Japanese Class for Children, Spring 2018

Class information for Beginning Japanese
Suggested age for this class: 5 to 11 years old
Date: Sundays, April 15th to May 27th (total 7 sessions)
Time: 10:45am to 11:45am

Location: Japan America Society of Vermont (123 Ethan Allen Ave. Suite 306 Colchester, VT 05446)

Tuition per student: Depends on the number of students, but the tuition for the total 7 sessions won't exceed $57.75 per student.

Description: This class is an introduction to speaking and listening 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. In this class the teacher will teach in English generally, and so students need no Japanese ability for this class.

Class information for Intermediate Japanese

Suggested age for this class: 5 to 11 years old

Date: Sundays, April 15th to May 27th (total 7 sessions)

Time: 9:30am to 10:30am

Location: Japan America Society of Vermont (123 Ethan Allen Ave. Suite 306 Colchester, VT 05446)

Tuition per student: Depends on the number of students, but the tuition for the total 7 sessions won't exceed $57.75 per student.

Description: This class is for children who already have some ability for listening and speaking Japanese. Students will read short stories to acquire more sense of comprehension. Writing will also be a focus. In this class the teacher will teach using mostly Japanese.

Please note

*Each of the class requires a minimum of 4 students. It may be canceled if the number of students is less than 4.

* Because we offer only two classes, the level of Japanese comprehension may vary somewhat, some students may have a little and some may have more Japanese. Also, please understand that there might be students of different ages in a class.

* Please pay the total tuition on the first day of the class. (Check made out to Japan America Society of Vermont)

*Sorry, no refunds if a student misses a class.

* We will accept sign-ups until Saturday, April 7th, 2018.

For sign-up and questions, please contact Masako Carter at mtcarter77@gmail.com



日本語クラスのご案内 (Spring 2017 )

バーモント日米協会ではご好評につきこの春も日本語クラスを開講いたします。英語環 境で育つお子様の日本語教育にぜひお役立てください。

クラスの概要は次の通りです。

初級クラス 

初歩的な日本語のリスニングとスピーキングを学びます。お子様の日本語能力は問いま せん。授業は基本的に英語を使って行います。
対象年齢:5歳から11歳くらいまで  
期間:2018年4月15日~5月27日の毎週日曜日(全7回) 
時間:10 : 45 am ~11 : 45 am  
場所:バーモント日米協会 

中級クラス 

ある程度リスニングとスピーキングが出来るお子様が対象です。主に読み書きに力を入 れていきます。授業は基本的に日本語で進められます。
対象年齢:5歳から11歳まで
期間:2018年4月15日~5月27日の毎週日曜日(全7回)
時間:9 : 30 am ~10 : 30 am
場所:バーモント日米協会 

授業料

クラスの生徒数によって変動しますが、全7回分の授業料が$57.75を超えることはありません。クラスへサインアップされた皆さまには、初回クラスの数日前までに金額をお知らせいたします。
以下をお読みください。
* 限られたクラス編成のため、クラス内の年齢層に多少の幅が見られること、また生徒の日本語レベルに多少の差があることをご了承ください。
* 授業料は初回クラスにて一括でお支払いください。チェックの場合、宛名は Japan America Society of Vermontでお願いいたします。
* 授業を欠席される場合の授業料の払い戻しはありませんのでご了承下さい。
* 1クラスの生徒数が4人に満たない場合、基本的にクラスは成立しません。 ただし、4人以下でも申し込み者一致で希望された場合、成立させることが可能です。
サインアップ、お問合せは、カーター政子までお知らせください。 mtcarter77@gmail.com

なおサインアップは2018 年4月7日(土)をもって締め切りとさせていただきます。