Japenese is the national language of Japan and is spoken by 125 million speakers. It is from the Japonic language family and is an East Asian language. Its writing system is of Chinese characters (kanji), Kana (hiragana , katakana), and Japanese Braille.
Japanese is spoken mainly in Japan and it has no official status. It is simply the de facto national language of Japan. Basic Japanese grammar is simple and has neither gender article nor plural and singular distinction. Conjugations of verbs and adjectives are also simple and there is no declination in nouns. The main difficulty when learning Japanese is the accent.
Importance & Opportunity:
Japan has one of the largest economy in the World. If you are interested in a global career or aiming to work for a Japanese Company, there are many sectors which could be of interest for your, such as business, engineering, manufacturing, research and economics.
Japan is one of the biggest exporter of goods in the world. Being one of the largest suppliers of many different commodities in sectors like textile industry, knowing Japanese is good for business when dealing with Japanese suppliers. It simply facilitate communication between suppliers and customers.
The syllabus of this course is designed in such a way that students learn the Japanese language in a fun and interactive way. The course is prepared with the very aim of learning the script, phonetics, basic vocabulary and grammatical structure of Japanese language. At the end of this course, one will be able to learn how to read, write and speak basic level Japanese fluently.
- Introduction and Learning Japanese Scripts – i.e. Hiragana, Katakana & Kanji.
- Particles and its usages
- Nouns & Pronouns
- Basic Tenses (Present and Past)
- Adjectives and Adverbs
- Prepositions and Conjunctions
- Numbers and Counters (Quantity)
- Date and Time
- Months and Days of the Week
- Learning the script of Japanese in innovative and fun way
- Self-introduction in Japanese
- Conversing in Japanese in highly interactive way
- Learning through Games.
Notional Study Hours – 42 hours
Duration of Course – 6 months
Hours per Week – 2 hours
Fees – Rs 15 000
Number of students per group – 10(Max)