Language Enhancement Courses

Foundations in Japanese

Course Aim

This foundation course is designed for absolute beginners who have never studied Japanese before. The Japanese phonetic system, writing system, basic greetings, sentence structures and practical vocabulary that are suitable for beginners will be introduced in this course. It also provides opportunities for students to understand the Japanese culture, and to develop the ability to communicate in basic Japanese such as introducing oneself, daily expressions, telling the time and the date and talking about one’s preference. Students’ active participation in classroom activities and role-plays ae expected.

Contact Hours

10 hours (2 hours per session X 5 sessions)


Session Date Time Venue*
1 17 March 2017(Friday) 4:00pm – 6:00pm SRM1, AEB
2 24 March 2017(Friday) SRM3, AEB
3 31 March 2017(Friday) SRM3, AEB
4 21 April 2017(Friday) SET2, AEB
5 28 April 2017(Friday) SET2, AEB

*LG/F, Academic Exchange Building (AEB), City University of Hong Kong, Kowloon Tong


Registration Deadline

13 March 2017 (Monday)