Japanese Courses from Beginner to Advanced

Our Japanese courses take place in Orchard road, smack in the heartbeat of Singapore and have been designed with great care. They cover the entire spectrum of levels and learning goals.

So no matter how well you speak Japanese right now or why you want to improve it, we have something for you to study Japanese that will help you meet your personal goals. When you join, our trainers will first perform an assessment of your proficiency level. After this, they will advise you which Japanese course is most suitable for you.

Course Details

Our small group classes are very reasonably priced to ensure that everyone has a chance to learn Japanese in Singapore progressively.

A1 - Breakthrough Stage

At the A1 CEFR level, a Japanese language learner can: Understand and use very basic expressions to satisfy concrete needs. Introduce themselves and ask others questions about personal details. Interact simply as long as the other person speaks slowly and clearly.

B1 - Threshold Stage

B1 | Intermediate At the B1 CEFR level, a Japanese language learner can: Understand points regarding family, work, school or leisure-related topics. Deal with most travel situations in areas where the language is spoken. Create simple texts on topics of personal interest. Describe experiences, events, dreams, and ambitions, as well as opinions or plans in brief.

B2 - Independent User

B2 | Upper-Intermediate At the B2 CEFR level, a Japanese language learner can: Understand the main ideas of a complex text such as a technical piece related to their field. Spontaneously interact without too much strain for either the learner or the native speaker. Produce a detailed text on a wide range of subjects.

C1 - Proficent User

C1 | Advanced At the C1 CEFR level, a Japanese language learner can: Understand a wide range of longer and more demanding texts or conversations. Express ideas without too much searching. Effectively use the language for social, academic or professional situations. Create well-structured and detailed texts on complex topics.

C2 - Mastery

C2 | Proficiency At the C2 CEFR level, a language learner can: Understand almost everything read or heard with ease. Summarize information from a variety of sources into a coherent presentation. Express themselves using precise meaning in complex scenarios.

Beginner Complete Beginner Course

Beginner Complete Beginner Course

 A1 – Breakthrough Stage

Beginner: 1 terms

2.5 hrs x 12 lessons: $450/term

Beginner is our most basic level. The focus of the course is to equip student with  an understanding of Japanese writing system – Hiragana and Katakana. This will serve as a building block for learning higher level Japanese later. The textbooks used are Mastering Kana in 12 days and Genki.

Japanese Pre-Intermediate Course

Japanese Pre-Intermediate Course

B1 – Threshold Stage

Pre-Intermediate 4 terms in total

2.5 hours x 10 lessons: S$450/term

Minna no Nihongo 1- 2 are used in here Completion of 2 terms equips you to attempt JLPT-N5 

Building on what you learned in Pre-Intermediate level we will reinforce your grammar forms previously learnt and add new content in the form of practical-use conversation, role-plays and topical discussions. The textbooks used here are Shin Nihongo no Chuukyuu 1 and 2

Japanese Advanced Course

Japanese Advanced Course

C1 & C2 – Mastery

Advanced – 3 terms

2.5 hours x 10 lessons: S$450/term

The Advanced level is a continuation of the Intermediate level and further expands on vocabulary. For this level, Jyoukyuu de Manabu is used. Additional activities such as drama viewing and review also supplement this course.

Japanese Elementary Course

Japanese Elementary Course

A1 – Breakthrough Stage

Elementary 3 terms in total

2.5 hrs x 12 lessons: $450/term

Starting from Elementary, this is regarded as the basic level. We focus on the fundamentals of the Japanese language and seek to develop a well-rounded development in the aspects of reading, writing, listening, and speaking in its native form. The textbooks used are Minna no Nihongo 1-1

Japanese Intermediate Course

Japanese Intermediate Course

B2 – Independent User

Intermediate 3 terms in total

2.5 hrs x 10 lessons: $450/term

Building on what you learned in Pre-Intermediate level we will reinforce your grammar forms previously learnt and add new content in the form of practical-use conversation, role-plays and typical discussions. The textbooks used here are Shin Nihongo no Chuukyuu 1 and 2.

Beginner Complete Beginner Course

Beginner Complete Beginner Course

 A1 – Breakthrough Stage

Beginner: 1 terms

2.5 hrs x 12 lessons: $450/term

Beginner is our most basic level. The focus of the course is to equip student with  an understanding of Japanese writing system – Hiragana and Katakana. This will serve as a building block for learning higher level Japanese later. The textbooks used are Mastering Kana in 12 days and Genki.

Japanese Elementary Course

Japanese Elementary Course

A1 – Breakthrough Stage

Elementary 3 terms in total

2.5 hrs x 12 lessons: $450/term

Starting from Elementary, this is regarded as the basic level. We focus on the fundamentals of the Japanese language and seek to develop a well-rounded development in the aspects of reading, writing, listening, and speaking in its native form. The textbooks used are Minna no Nihongo 1-1

Japanese Pre-Intermediate Course

Japanese Pre-Intermediate Course

B1 – Threshold Stage

Pre-Intermediate 4 terms in total

2.5 hours x 10 lessons: S$450/term

Minna no Nihongo 1- 2 are used in here Completion of 2 terms equips you to attempt JLPT-N5 

Building on what you learned in Pre-Intermediate level we will reinforce your grammar forms previously learnt and add new content in the form of practical-use conversation, role-plays and topical discussions. The textbooks used here are Shin Nihongo no Chuukyuu 1 and 2

Japanese Intermediate Course

Japanese Intermediate Course

B2 – Independent User

Intermediate 3 terms in total

2.5 hrs x 10 lessons: $450/term

Building on what you learned in Pre-Intermediate level we will reinforce your grammar forms previously learnt and add new content in the form of practical-use conversation, role-plays and typical discussions. The textbooks used here are Shin Nihongo no Chuukyuu 1 and 2.

Japanese Advanced Course

Japanese Advanced Course

C1 & C2 – Mastery

Advanced – 3 terms

2.5 hours x 10 lessons: S$450/term

The Advanced level is a continuation of the Intermediate level and further expands on vocabulary. For this level, Jyoukyuu de Manabu is used. Additional activities such as drama viewing and review also supplement this course.

A1 – C2

What does it means?

A1 - Breakthrough Stage

At the A1 CEFR level, a Japanese language learner can: Understand and use very basic expressions to satisfy concrete needs. Introduce themselves and ask others questions about personal details. Interact simply as long as the other person speaks slowly and clearly.

B1 - Threshold Stage

B1 | Intermediate At the B1 CEFR level, a Japanese language learner can: Understand points regarding family, work, school or leisure-related topics. Deal with most travel situations in areas where the language is spoken. Create simple texts on topics of personal interest. Describe experiences, events, dreams, and ambitions, as well as opinions or plans in brief.

B2 - Independent User

B2 | Upper-Intermediate At the B2 CEFR level, a Japanese language learner can: Understand the main ideas of a complex text such as a technical piece related to their field. Spontaneously interact without too much strain for either the learner or the native speaker. Produce a detailed text on a wide range of subjects.

C1 - Proficent User

C1 | Advanced At the C1 CEFR level, a Japanese language learner can: Understand a wide range of longer and more demanding texts or conversations. Express ideas without too much searching. Effectively use the language for social, academic or professional situations. Create well-structured and detailed texts on complex topics.

C2 - Mastery

C2 | Proficiency At the C2 CEFR level, a language learner can: Understand almost everything read or heard with ease. Summarize information from a variety of sources into a coherent presentation. Express themselves using precise meaning in complex scenarios.

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We offer competitive rates in Singapore without compromising on quality.
Our lessons are fully SkillsFuture claimable.