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A recent offering at Orange County Japanese School, this “Adult Class” is geared towards the adult learner 18 years or older. Whether you are trying to keep up with your child or simply expanding your horizons, this class will surely get you started in becoming a Japanese speaker.

The class is designed to develop conversational ability in Japanese. This includes cultural awareness and instruction will introduce the student to Japanese customs, culture and civilization. Level 1 will start from zero, the class will cover the two types of Japanese letters, Hiragana(ひらがな)and Katakana (カタカナ), and basic, frequently used Kanji characters.

Text: GENKI with accompanying workbook and CD + additional material

The goal for these classes is to be able to interact effectively at a basic level.
This is comprised of proper greetings, social etiquette, idioms and being able to carry on brief conversation.

The class follows the annual calendar of the school. Beginning in August.

Every Saturday

Level 1       8:30 am ~ 10:10 am  $135 per trimester
Level 2       10:20 am ~ 12:00 pm  $135 per trimester
Advanced   10:20 am ~ 12:00 pm $135 per trimester

Registration Fee: $60

Note: Orange County Japanese School is accepting registrations for the 2017-2018 school year. However, class availability is contingent upon exceeding the minimum class size. Please read the school brochure for details and register in person. Contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for questions.