1. Japanese Language Department TOP
  2. Course introduction
  3. Academic Course (1.5 year / 2 years)

Academic Course (1.5 year / 2 years)

Develop practical Japanese skills for students planning to go to university or vocational college

  • There are 2 year course(starts April) and 18 month course(starts October).
  • 2year course will confer a diploma.
  • This course is for students planning to go to university, graduate school, or vocational college in Japan.
  • Aim to pass N1, N2 level of the Japanese Language Proficiency Test(JLPT)

Curriculum / Timetable

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1 period 9:00 ~ 9:45 comprehensive Japanese tutorial
13:00 ~ 13:45
2 period 9:55 ~ 10:40
13:55 ~ 14:40
3 period 10:50 ~ 11:35 writing listening
comprehension
vocabulary grammar listening
comprehension
14:50 ~ 15:35
4 period 11:45 ~ 12:30 creation strategy reading
comprehension
grammar Fast reading
15:45 ~ 16:30
5 period 13:00 ~ 14:30 Prepare class
for N3
(elective)
Prepare class
for N2
(elective)
Prepare class
for N1
(elective)
Prepare class
for EJU
(elective)
Prepare class
for essay
(elective)
16:50 ~ 18:20
  • Saturday class is only once a month.
  • There are morning class and afternoon class.

3 points in learning

  • POINT1
    Lesson is 4 hours per day.

    The class is divided based on the students’ level, so the lesson is going to be in suitable for their level. Students will focus on reading, listening, writing and speaking and gain the 4 basic skills in a well balanced curriculum.

  • POINT2
    Once a week there is an elective class.

    Students can choose a class that teaches skills that each student need.

  • POINT3
    Once a month, we have classes on Saturday.

    On that day, there is a practice exam for JLPT and experience cultural events of season: New Year calligraphy, Hanami(cherry blossom viewing).

Students support

As soon as students enter our school, personal counseling session is held between student and teacher. Not only deciding what kind of area or fields they want to study, but to give educational guidance based on career plans they have for the future.

Students Voice

Students message

  • NGUYEN VAN LUU

    Vietnam

    All the teachers are experienced and devoted! They teach not only language but about Japanese culture, so I can understand and learn about Japan more deeply.

  • THAN THAN OO

    Myanmar

    I enjoy learning everyday with foreign friends. We can experience Japanese culture outside of school. For example, we went to Kyoto and Kobe.

  • ELIMA RUNENA ANGELICA RUDINAS

    Philippines

    The school is close from the station, so it is very convenient to go to school. The school facilities are well-equipped and clean, so it is an environment that I can comfortably study.

  • B.K SOM BAHADUR

    Nepal

    At first, I was worried about living in Japan. But teachers were very supportive about the livings, and anytime I had problems they would help me. Now I’m enjoying the life in Japan.

Voice from graduates

  • VU CAO NGUYEN

    Hagoromo University of International Studies Department of Social Sciences

    There were class for test-taking strategy and teachers devotedly guided me to pass the entrance examination of my desire school.

  • LE NGOC KHAI

    Nakanihon Automotive College

    I appreciate my teachers for supporting me through interview practice, application and the procedure for entrance. Thank you very much!

  • LUU NGUYEN ANH THU

    Higashiosaka Junior College Department of Health and Nutrition

    I had personal counseling session with the teachers from the beginning, so I was able to choose the school without any worries.

  • NGUYEN TRAN BA THANG

    Taisei Gakuin University Management Department

    Teachers are very kind. Teachers supported me until my school was decided. Thanks to them, I pass the exam!

Aafter graduating

There are many choices like, enroll in University, College, Vocational College, get a job, returning home. We will guide you and help you to find a suitable career.

  • FUTURE1

    Many of the students will go on to university and college in Japan after graduation.

    There are many universities and colleges in Osaka, and you can choose a school that is right for your future. We will assist and guide you to enroll into the school or major that you seek.

  • FUTURE2

    You can find a job if you graduated from university in your country.

    Well-balanced curriculum for developing Japanese skills and expertise necessary for finding a job in Japan.

  • FUTURE3

    Choice of returning to your country.

    The students who graduate the 2 year academic course can confer a diploma in Culture and General Education. You can say “I graduated from a college in Japan” which will be useful when finding a job for Japanese-affiliated company.