Our Japanese Beginner Course is suitable for beginners who want to learn Japanese easily in a short period of time. This course aims to teach beginner-level students the basic words, phrases, and sentences that they can use in practical situations. The course is mainly a Conversational Japanese Course as it does not only teach what you need to know, the course also engages students in actual Japanese conversation as facilitated by our native Japanese teachers.

Japanese Explorer uses syllabus accredited by AJALT (Association for Japanese-Language Teaching) and offers a unique system of teaching and learning the Japanese language. The Japanese language is not only treated as a subject to learn, but it is also a skill that the students can master.

So, if you are a beginner and want to learn the Japanese language, Japanese Explorer offers you our Japanese Beginner Course.

Course Objectives:

Students will develop basic conversational skills by learning basic words, phrases, and useful sentences for different situations.
Since it is a Beginner’s Course, the students are not required to have prior language class in Nihongo. At the end of the course, the students will learn at least 150 Japanese words which they can use in everyday matters.
Our Conversational Japanese Course does not only prepare students in practical conversations but also with knowledge about Japanese culture, customs, and traditions. In this way, they will be able to grasp the ability to speak, as well as the ability to understand the Japanese way of life. The students will be fully immersed as they learn the language and be exposed to culture.
The first part of the class involves learning common phrases and expressions that are used in conversations, this will be divided into categories and will be instructed in English while the second part practices the students’ listening and speaking skills using the Japanese language. Learning a language is a skill, so it takes practice to be fluent and articulate in the Japanese language.

The level teaches more than 150 words frequently used in communications and more than 10 grammar items as well as the topics second language learners are most likely to encounter in their study, life and work.Topics covered: self-introduction, talking about nationalities and occupations, knowing how to ask and buy things in shopping, talking about schedules and travelling, talking about tourist destinations, ordering food in a restaurant, talking about daily routine

So, if you have a plan of travelling, working, or doing business in Japan and want to learn the Japanese Language in no time, the Japanese Beginner’s Course will aid you with the basic and practical skills that you need to converse in the Japanese language.

Find out why many students choose us

  • Accredited Course syllabus produced by AJALT (Association for Japanese-Language Teaching) and curriculums are aligned with the JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test) international JLPT test standard.
  • Certified Native Japanese Teachers with relevant and related work experience to teach Japanese as a foreign language
  • Our Bilingual Teachers are all Bachelor or Master Degree holders, certified by Japanese Universities to teach Japanese
  • Effective learning tools like fully recorded class Video & Audio CD have proven to yield a much better result when students review these before and after class.
  • Double learning support – other than course book, an e-copy of the workbook will be provided to have more practice
  • Dynamic learning tool 24/7 available includes course book & e-workbook, audio-CD, and in-house recorded class videos.
  • Communicative teaching approach enables students to achieve high passing rate for JLPT Test.
  • Our Group Class offers well-paced class schedule with Continuous teacher support via emails and WhatsApp

Course fee for a total of 24-hour course with 12 sessions 2 hours each (No GST) is $550

Course materials fee $50 / student includes Course book + E-workbook + DVD software + Recorded Video lessons + Online support.
Per Student One-time registration fee $50 applicable

  • Our School HQ @ 137 Cecil Street is located in between 3 MRT stations namely, Raffles Place, Tanjong Pagar & Telok Ayer
  • Our School Jurong East Branch is located opposite Jurong East MRT at 134 Jurong Gateway Road level 4
  • Group Class size on average is 6 to 8 students, quality learning with good teacher ratio
  • Japanese Class Students can choose their own class schedule from below.
  • Group Class Students will have 2 free replacement classes for any group lessons missed during the course period, subject to T&C*.

SkillsFuture Credits Application Guide (for reference)

~ Kindly check with our consultant for more details on the T&C*

Conversational Japanese Beginner 1 Group Class – Central City Branch 137 Cecil Street Lvl 7

Batch CodeClassroom LearningStart DateEnd DateFrequencyFee / student
B1-2408-Eve Beginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each
24 Aug09 NovEvery Mon 7pm to 9pm$550
B1-2508-MrgBeginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each
25 Aug10 NovEvery Tue 10am to 12pm$550
B1-2908-SatBeginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each
29 Aug21 NovEvery Sat 1pm to 3pm$550
B1-3008-SunBeginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each
30 Aug15 NovEvery Sun 11am to 1pm$550
B1-2209-Eve Beginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
22 Sep08 DecEvery Tue 7pm to 9pm$550
B1-2409-MrgBeginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
24 Sep10 DecEvery Thu 10am to 12pm$550
B1-2609-SatBeginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
26 Sep19 DecEvery Sat 3pm to 5pm$550
B1-2709-SunBeginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
27 Sep13 DecEvery Sun 2pm to 4pm$550
B1-2110-MrgBeginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
21 Oct06 JanEvery Wed 10am to 12pm$550
B1-2210-Eve Beginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
22 Oct21 JanEvery Thu 7pm to 9pm$550
B1-2410-Sat Beginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
24 Oct16 JanEvery Sat 1pm to 3pm$550
B1-2510-Sun Beginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
25 Oct10 JanEvery Sun 3pm to 5pm$550
B1-2311-MrgBeginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
23 Nov08 FebEvery Mon 10am to 12pm$550
B1-2511-EveBeginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
25 Nov10 FebEvery Wed 7pm to 9pm$550
B1-2811-Sat Beginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
28 Nov20 FebEvery Sat 3pm to 5pm$550
B1-2911-SunBeginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
29 Nov21 FebEvery Sun 1pm to 3pm$550

Conversational Japanese Beginner 1 Group Class – Jurong East Branch 134 Jurong Gateway Road

Batch CodeCourse LevelStart DateEnd DateFrequencyFee / student
JEB1-1908-EveBeginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
19 Aug04 NovEvery Wed 7pm-9pm$550
JEB1-2008-MrgBeginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
20 Aug05 NovEvery Thu 10am-12pm$550
JEB1-2308-SunBeginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
23 Aug05 NovEvery Sun 11am-1pm$550
JEB1-2409-Eve Beginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
24 Sep10 DecEvery Thu 7pm-9pm$550
JEB1-2709-SunBeginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
27 Sep13 DecEvery Sun 2pm-4pm$550
JEB1-2809-Mrg Beginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
28 Sep14 DecEvery Mon 10am-12pm$550
JEB1-1910-MrgBeginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
19 Oct04 JanEvery Mon 10am-12pm$550
JEB1-2010-EveBeginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
20 Oct05 JanEvery Tue 7pm-9pm$550
JEB1-2510-SunBeginner One
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
25 Oct10 JanEvery Sun 4pm-6pm$550

Conversational Japanese Beginner 2 Group Class – Central City Branch 137 Cecil Street Lvl 7

Batch CodeLearning LevelStart DateEnd DateFrequencyFee / student
CC-B2-2708-CityBeginner 2
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
27 Aug12 NovEvery Thu 7pm to 9pm$550
CC-B2-2209-CityBeginner 2
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
22 Sep08 DecEvery Tue 7pm to 9pm$550
CC-B2-2610-CityBeginner 2
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
26 Oct11 JanEvery Mon 7pm to 9pm$550
Batch CodeJurong Campus & Online
JE-B2-2908-OLBeginner 2
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
29 Aug21 NovEvery Sat 11am to 1pm$550
JE-B2-2309-OLBeginner 2
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
23 Sep09 DecEvery Wed 7pm to 9pm$550
JE-B2-2710-OLBeginner 2
(12 sessions 2hrs each)
27 Oct12 JanEvery Tue 7pm to 9pm$550

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