General course

Prolonged stay in Japan. For those who are planning to perform different activities alongside their study. NLS not only help you improve your Japanese ability, but also teach you about the everyday life in japan and its differences.

General course

1 to 2 years course.

This course is designed to apart from study Japanese, to be able to acquire various knowledge necessary for living in Japan.

This course is recommended for those who already have a permanent resident visa, a spouse visa, a work visa, etc. and wish to improve their Japanese language skills in general life.

Improve your
Japanese skills

With the help of NLS experienced teachers and through our teaching program designed around “tasks” activities, you will be able to master the 4 most important skills of the Japanese language, “Reading”, “Speaking”, “Writing” and “listening”

Prepare for
your exams

Prepare for the proficiency exam in the Japanese language that you need the most to meet your goals, whether it be JLPT, BJT or EJU, we got you covered.

Living
in Japan

Learn various knowledge to enrich your life in Japan, such as formalizing procedures at government offices and companies, finding hobbies, enjoying Japanese culture, and looking for a job.

Course details

  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Intermediate-Advanced
  • Advanced

Duration: 6 months

Level to acquire: JLPT N5~N4

In this course you will start with the basics of hearing and conversation, putting special emphasis in conversation. You will also be introduced to easier ways to read and comprehend information on your surroundings as well as a start up in a Japanese useful for daily basis.

Focus and goals of the course:

The objective of these first 6 months is to become familiar with the language and start using it in your day-to-day life to be able to undertake simple tasks such as shopping, reading and writing small emails or having small conversations about familiar topics.

Skills to Learn:

  • Study and reinforcement of hiragana and katakana.
  • 2000 words + 300 Kanji.
  • Greetings and introducing yourself.
  • Ability to listen and follow short and simple conversations.
  • Basic patterns and expressions of the language.
  • Ability to express ideas on a personal level.

Duration: 6 months

Level to acquire: JLPT N3

This course focuses on increasing the student's ability not only to listen and understand their surroundings but also to comprehend and act according in response to the interactions with other people.

Focus and goals of the course:

Being able to use advanced expressions and patterns for communication, as well understand key points of information on readings or conversations given to the student without prior preparation and respond accordingly to it.

Skills to Learn:

  • Increase of vocabulary to 5000 words and knowledge of Kanji to 1000.
  • Communication ability to communicate without prior preparation.
  • Express personal ideas in context of the conversation.
  • Ability to write ideas or opinions explained with simple reasoning.

Duration: 6 months

Level to acquire: JLPT N3~N2

In this course, the students learn how to express their own fields of interest with expressions, patters and words used by native people, letting the student increase their conversational skills to be able to participate in more interesting an abstract topic in Japanese.

Focus and goals of the course:

Being able to say and defend your own point of view on detail in different conversation topics or by writing, as well as being able to start to understand details in newspapers and essays.

Skills to Learn:

  • Increase vocabulary to 8000 words and knowledge of Kanji to 1500.
  • Usage of expressions and patterns used by native people on difficult conversations.
  • Capacity to explain in detail about any topic or field of self-interest.
  • Being able to write and read topics of common interest in a logical and reasonable way.

Duration: 6 months

Level to acquire: JLPT N2~N1

The advanced course aims to acquire a wide range of Japanese language related to Japanese life and culture. You can also learn the knowledge necessary for job hunting as needed.

Focus and goals of the course:

Aim to be able to talk using the appropriate level of language for the different status that the Japanese society has. In addition, we offer various opportunities to enjoy Japanese culture as well as its subculture.

Skills to Learn:

  • Increase of vocabulary to 10,000 words and Kanji knowledge to 2000 Kanji.
  • Learn specific words for specific topic and how to use them correctly in context.
  • Ability to read and understand different topics while understanding their meaning with ease.
  • Being able to read the environment and change Japanese formality level as needed.
  • Being able to read and understand with ease differs kind of readings.

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