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Japanese

Busy street in a Japanese city

 

Japan is the world’s third-largest economy, and many of the world’s top business organisations are Japanese. Japan is one of the largest exporters and importers globally and has a large financial sector. Japan has a distinct culture, with Japanese popular culture, including anime and manga, being popular around the world, but having particular influence in East and Southeast Asia.

Japanese modules offered from January 2021 are at the following levels: Elementary and Upper Intermediate. 

They are taught via two weekly sessions (2 hours each) on MS Teams, complemented by material for independent study on QMplus. Modules can be taken for credit or not-for-credit. Check your level

To register for one of the modules listed below, please complete the Online application form.

The full range of levels will be offered again from September 2021.

LAN4047

Japanese Language and Culture 1b (Elementary)

Mondays 10:00am-12:00pm AND Thursdays 10:00am-12:00pm

25th January - 16th April 2021

44 classroom hours plus 106 hours independent study; 11 weeks

LAN5047

Japanese Language and Culture 2b (Upper Intermediate)

Mondays 5:00pm-7:00pm AND Tuesdays 4:00pm-6:00pm

25th January - 16th April 2021

44 classroom hours plus 106 hours independent study; 11 weeks