Fukuoka is the largest city in Kyushu Japan. Originally the site was home to two different towns, Fukuoka and Hakata. Although the two towns merged in 1889, students will find that the two areas are sometimes still referred to by their old names. Students studying Japanese courses in...
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Fukuoka is the largest city in Kyushu Japan. Originally the site was home to two different towns, Fukuoka and Hakata. Although the two towns merged in 1889, students will find that the two areas are sometimes still referred to by their old names. Students studying Japanese courses in Fukuoka will be amazed to know that Fukuoka has previously been voted one of the world’s most livable cities, due to the fact that it incorporates many green spaces into its metropolitan setting. Students attending Japanese school in Fukuoka will find that this thriving harbor town has much to offer. Take time to enjoy a stroll through Ohori Park, near the historic Fukuoka Castle. The Momochi Seaside Park is another must see, particularly because of its observation point, the Fukuoka Tower, which gives visitors an impressive view of the city. For those interested in checking out the shopping scene, be sure to visit Canal City, where water filled canals run through the entire complex, with many beautiful shops to explore. While in Canal City, be sure to visit Ramen Stadium where you’ll find multiple ramen noodle shops as well as shops serving other traditional Japanese cuisine. You’ll find a multi-screen theater complex in Canal City as well. The climate in Fukuoka is humid subtropical, with hot humid summers and mild winters. Don’t forget to spend some time relaxing on one of the many excellent beaches in Fukuoka. Whether participating in water sports or just catching some sun, visitors will enjoy their time exploring the beaches. Students will enjoy all that this city has to offer, from its traditional roots to its modern architecture to its beautiful beaches.
You won't get far in Japan without being able to speak the language, but using the special techniques our teachers have developed, you'll be surprised how easy it is to learn to speak Japanese, and you'll be fluent before you know it! Our Standard Course uses interesting and modern materials and activities to focus on improving your Japanese speaking ability in a way that gives you the flexibility to adapt to new situations, until one day you won't even need a teacher anymore!
Small-group classes are given both...
The Japanese Plus Conversation Course offers the same 20 core classes as the Standard Japanese Course, plus 5 extra classes of conversational Japanese. These extra classes focus on some of the interesting aspects of conversational Japanese that it can be hard to cover in the standard classes, such as slang, dialects, specialized vocabulary, and more.
Are you interested in Japanese culture? This course offers you the opportunity to learn about the culture while learning the language, and the chance to participate in it with other Japanese people.
You will study topics such as ceramics, tea ceremony, calligraphy, and flower arrangement at school, and then join real lessons run for Japanese people with a specialist teacher, as well as learning about Japanese customs, history, and art.
This course gives you the chance to experience the best of modern Japanese culture, whether it's creating your own manga, trying your hand at cosplay, or visiting a maid cafe!
We guarantee that you will have a great experience!
Please note that all the cultural activities will take place on Saturdays.
Maximum length of course: 4 weeks
Schedule: 10 grammar, 10 4-skills application Monday to Friday and then 6 hours of Pop cultural classes on Saturdays
Course available: Year-round, starting every Monday...
Our Mature Course is the perfect choice to study the Japanese language in an adult environment with a lot of practice and many exercises. The detailed explanations will also show you the relation between Japan's language and its culture.
Our Standard course is the foundation of our Japanese teaching methods and focuses on the most important element of Japanese; Conversations! We firmly believe that Japanese Language can only be learnt the quickest way by applying it to real life situations. You will learn Japanese in a new and fun way that you never experienced before in your home country.
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This course is the perfect way to try out Genki Japanese School, and Japan, for a week with no pressure! Experience our classes, the city, and the best of Japan itself. We're sure you'll fall in love with it, and come back again and again!
Study intensively in Japan for a full year! This course allows you to receive a student visa while studying at GenkiJACS' Fukuoka branch.
The course offers 4 start dates per year, in January, April, July-August and October.
This special course consists of:
20 Japanese grammar and language skills lessons
5 Additional conversation classes
6 hours of Traditional or Pop Culture lessons on Saturdays
These extra classes focus on some of the interesting aspects of conversational Japanese that it can be hard to cover in the standard classes, such as slang, dialects, specialized vocabulary, and...
Choose this course, if you want to study with us longer than 12 weeks.
It's basically our Standard course, but you get a 20% discount for your long-term commitment!
Our Standard course is the foundation of our Japanese teaching methods and focuses on the most important element of Japanese; Conversations! We firmly believe that Japanese Language can only be learnt the quickest way by applying it to real life situations.