You have the option to choose between the following language courses at the language school in Tokyo:
- General Japanese classes - 20 hours per week, maximum of 16 students per class
- Practical Conversation Courses - 15 or 20 hours a week. 4 week blocks for each language level.
- Grammar and Conversation courses available in July and August.
- JLPT Preparation course
The Language School
The language school in Tokyo is based in the centre of the city and was established in 1987. With many years of experience of welcoming people of all ages into their culture, school and language, the staff are warm, kind and very helpful.
Teaching at the Tokyo language school is of the highest quality, and this creates the right environment for learning in small international, level segregated classes. All teachers are university trained teachers, and so they have the right qualifications to carry out this job.
The first day of the course, your Japanese level will be tested, and then you will be placed in the language class that best suits your level. Students on the general course must have an iPad for classes which can be rented from the school for a fee.
The Adult language course allows you to choose from several accommodation options giving you the best experience for your needs and budget.
Host families can give you a more authentic experience and help you practice your language outside of the school. Families offer single rooms and you can choose between a house with just one other student or more. Families provide breakfast and dinner which will allow you to learn more about family life and traditions in Japan. Families are generally located 45-60 minutes from the language school.
The language school can arrange accommodation in a student style halls of residence. You will have a single room with shared facilities and live with people from across the world. Prices vary depending on the length of stay and where you choose. Accommodation is 15-50 minutes from the language school.