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Japanese Evening Classes

We are currently offering Levels 1 to 4 in Japanese. Please see below for more information about each of the levels on offer.
 

Japanese Level 1

This class is aimed at students who have completed the autumn term of the Japanese level 1 evening class or who have an equivalent amount of previous knowledge.

Duration: 10 weeks 

Day and Time: 

Group A: Thursday 6:30-8:30pm
Group B: Friday 6:30-8:30pm

Term Dates:

Term 2: Week commencing 29 January 2018 to week commencing 30 April 2018. (Easter break 26 March 2018 to 22 April 2018 - there are no classes during the break)

Venue: Trent Building, University Park Campus 

Cost: UoN Students - £115.
         Staff and Public - £125.

Learning outcomes: 
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Exchange simple greetings 
  • Introduce themselves and other people 
  • Give personal information about family, job or studies, where they live 
  • Give the same information about other people 
  • Use numbers, express dates, time, prices 
  • Shop for food and clothes 
  • Order meals and drinks 
  • Describe existence of items and people 
  • Use basic adjectives to describe items and people and conjugate them with appropriate tense 
  • Use basic verbs in masu form and conjugate them with appropriate tense 
  • Write and read Japanese alphabet HIRAGANA
 

Japanese Level 2

This class is aimed at students who have completed the autumn term of the Japanese level 2 evening class or who have an equivalent amount of previous knowledge.

Duration: 10 weeks 

Day and Time: Tuesday 6:30-8:30pm

Term Dates:

Term 2: Week commencing 29 January 2018 to week commencing 30 April 2018. (Easter break 26 March 2018 to 22 April 2018 - there are no classes during the break)

Venue: Trent Building, University Park Campus 

Cost: UoN Students - £115.
         Staff and Public - £125.

Learning outcomes: 
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe things / events / people with adjectives 
  • Make positive / negative requests 
  • Ask and give permission 
  • Describe one’s likes / dislikes and skills 
  • Describe one’s desire 
  • Express comparative and superlative degrees 
  • Use the formal verb forms and casual verb forms 
  • Write and read Katakana, basic Kanji characters  
 

Japanese Level 3

This class is aimed at students who have completed the autumn term of the Japanese level 3 evening class or who have an equivalent amount of previous knowledge.

Duration: 10 weeks 

Day and Time: Tuesday 6:30-8:30pm

Term Dates:

Term 2: Week commencing 29 January 2018 to week commencing 30 April 2018. (Easter break 26 March 2018 to 22 April 2018 - there are no classes during the break)

Venue: Trent Building, University Park Campus 

Cost: UoN Students - £115.
         Staff and Public - £125.

Learning outcomes: 
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Explain the purpose of one’s actions 
  • Discuss about past experiences 
  • Make suggestions 
  • Express a sequence of events 
  • Express and report one’s opinions 
  • Describe things / events / ideas / people using modified clauses 
  • Give and receive information with potentiality 
  • Express one’s future plans 
  • Give a reason for one’s feeling and circumstances 
  • Express uncertainty 
  • Make a short informative presentation about one’s interests 
  • Use appropriate manners in a variety of situations– formal / informal / casual in speech and writing  
 

Japanese Level 4

This class is aimed at students who have completed the autumn term of the Japanese level 4 evening class or who have an equivalent amount of previous knowledge.

Duration: 10 weeks 
Day and Time: Thursday 6:30-8:30pm

Term Dates:

Term 2: Week commencing 29 January 2018 to week commencing 30 April 2018. (Easter break 26 March 2018 to 22 April 2018 - there are no classes during the break)

Venue: Trent Building, University Park Campus 

Cost: UoN Students - £115.
         Staff and Public - £125.

Learning outcomes: 
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Express their suppositions / suggestions 
  • Describe appearances and impressions 
  • Convey information/ beliefs /expectations gained elsewhere 
  • Describe changes: changes coming into effect and effected changes, continuous changes 
  • Explain how things are done for given purposes 
  • Describe cause and effects 
  • Explain procedures 
  • Show how to use facilities in public places 
  • Express reverse conditions / contradictions 
  • Express gratitude for services 
  • Express their intention 
  • Talk about an awful experience 
  • Use basic honorific expressions for different situations in speech / writing 
 

Spring Term enrolment is now open.

See all Evening Classes 

Contact

T: +44 (0) 115 74 84176evening-languageclasses@nottingham.ac.uk

 

 

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The Language Centre

University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 74 86500
email: LanguageCentre@nottingham.ac.uk