Courses

Courses (both in person and via Skype)  (subject to change without notice)

  • Travel Japanese course in a group: 1 hour x 5 lessons, fixed schedule once a week / fee – $140 upfront
  • Private Travel Japanese course: 1 hour x 5 lessons, flexible schedule / fee – $190 upfront
  • General Japanese course in a group (Beginner to upper levels): 1 hour x 10 lessons, fixed schedule once a week / fee – $280 upfront
  • Family private lesson (2 people): flexible schedule / fee – $55 for 1 one-hour lesson
  • Private lesson: flexible schedule / fee – $40 for 1 one-hour lesson; or $190 for 5 one-hour lessons
  • Oshaberi Clubheld once a month, one-hour lesson, able to enroll each time / fee – $30 each time

*You can have a level check for free beforehand, except a travel and a beginner course.

Travel Japanese course: 1 hour x 5 lessons

  • No previous knowledge required
  • Learn what to say when traveling in Japan: such as check-in/ check-out; ask for directions; in taxi; at a restaurant; at a station and so on
  • Provided with useful travel information about what Japanese do in certain situations, which will ease your trip
  • If you are interested in learning more after having completed this course, you will be able to start a beginner Japanese course with discount

Beginner Japanese course (General): 1 hour x 10 lessons (2 people or more)

  • Learn from the ground up
  • Obtain a basic understanding of Japanese grammar and culture which is especially related to the language to make your learning developing with ease
  • Focus on conversation; however, this course includes study of the Japanese alphabet letters which is called hiragana
  • At the end of this course, you will be able to introduce yourself / some others; ask what an item is; show/ ask where a certain place is; ask how much it is; tell/ ask time and date; and talk about your day, where to go
  • At the end of this course, you will be able to enjoy your travel in Japan to the full with essential communication as well as greetings. Good preparation for your next trip to Japan
  • Also, you can move on to the next level of the module

Elementary Japanese course 1 (General): 1 hour x 10 lessons, once a week (2 people or more)

  • Continuously focus on conversation; and also learn hiragana in order to be able to read sentences only in hiragana
  • At the end of this course, you will be able to talk about basic daily life, what you do/did; therefore, you will be able to start posting Japanese messages on Facebook or any social media
  • Not only one direction message but also intercommunication with Japanese will you be able to approach.
  • Also, you can move on to the next level of the module

General Japanese courses (Upper than Elementary 1): 1 hour x 10 lessons, once a week (2 people or more)

  • Please contact Yoko for the details: yoko@sunshinejapanese.com.au

Private lessons: flexible

  • Completely tailored lessons to your demands for both contents and time schedule.
  • Especially for people in the intermediate or upper level, a free conversation lesson will help in developing vocabularies, grammar and expression related to own life and opinions.

Oshaberi (chat) Club: 1 hour, once a month (2 people or more)

  • Situational conversation lesson: a scenario will be provided allowing you to participate through casual conversational chat between each other.
  • Aiming to utilise your knowledge and skills to increase your confidence in conversation
  • 2 groups, elementary to pre-intermediate and intermediate or higher, separately