Japanese Course for Absolute Beginners (Letters, Alphabet)
4.3 (541 ratings)
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Japanese Course for Absolute Beginners (Letters, Alphabet)

Elementary Japanese for non-Japanese Beginner Course Hiragana + Katakana + Basic Conversation
4.3 (541 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
30,174 students enrolled
Created by Felicity Corp.
Last updated 4/2019
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Current price: $11.99 Original price: $69.99 Discount: 83% off
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This course includes
  • 6.5 hours on-demand video
  • 21 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Master Japanese characters: Hiragana and Katakana system
  • Totally understand Japanese writing system

  • Acquire a strong foundation to start elementary Japanese

  • Master the pronunciation and intonation system in Japanese
  • Master the most commonly used phrases for greetings in daily life
  • Acquire a broad knowledge of Japan through information on Japanese culture and daily life
Requirements
  • Be able to understand English
  • Download the learning materials (PDF) and learn a lecture with the corresponding PDF
  • Actively get engaged in the course and leave comments whenever having any questions
Description

(The price of this course will increase to $89.99 from the beginning of April, COME AND GET ENROLLED ASAP!!!)

"Japanese Course for Beginners (Alphabet)" is designed for Japanese beginners to master Hiragana and Katakana (Japanese Letter), the most essential and fundamental part of Japanese language. With a strong foundation of Hiragana and Katakana, students can go further learning of Japanese (N5 level to N1 level).


Distinct from the traditional teaching method, this course not only enables you to master how to pronounce and write each Japanese letters, but also provides you with various supplementary knowledge:

  • English-based instruction creating a totally foreigner- friendly environment especially for beginners;

  • the proper ways to do self-practice after class;

  • the downloadable PDF learning material of each section with corresponding writing practice;

  • culture note session that explains aspects of the culture and everyday life of japan, and deepens your understanding of Japanese culture;

  • vocabulary builder that enables you to practice pronunciation and acquire a basic level of Japanese words on completing the whole lectures;

  • the learning of daily phrases that are frequently used in daily life in Japan

  • comprehensive guidance that helps you to avoid common mistakes students tend to make to each Hiragana and Katakana.


Each of your comments and questions will be carefully handled and students are totally welcome to discuss anything related to the course.


The upcoming N5 and N4 course is being recorded and will be available soon! N3, N2 and N1 courses are also scheduled.

Who this course is for:
  • Japanese beginners
  • Learners starting from zero
  • Students who have interests to Japanese language
  • Students who have interests to Japan
  • Learners who want to review Hiragana and Katakana to consolidate their Japanese foundamental knowledge
Course content
Expand all 45 lectures 06:17:47
+ Lesson 3: さ row and た row
6 lectures 49:56
さ Row Part 1
11:43
さ Row Part 2
09:58
さ Row Vocabulary
06:13
た Row Part 1
08:21
た Row Part 2
08:03
た Row Vocabulary
05:38
+ Lesson 4: な row and は row
5 lectures 47:56
な Row
16:17
な Row Vocabulary
06:08
は Row
15:27
は Row Vocabulary
06:00
+ Lesson 5: ま Row and や row
4 lectures 32:50
ま Row
13:15
ま Row Vocabulary
04:25
や Row
10:46
や Row Vocabulary
04:24
+ Lesson 6: ら Row, わ row, and ん
6 lectures 44:06
ら Row
14:08
ら Row Vocabulary
05:52
わ Row
08:56
わ Row Vocabulary
06:00
the Last Hiragana: ん
05:54
Culture Note: Sushi
03:16
+ Lesson 7: Diacritical Marks
3 lectures 39:07
Diacritical Marks and Five New Consonants Part 1
13:16
Diacritical Marks and Five New Consonants Part 2
14:09
Diacritical Marks and Five New Consonants Part 3
11:42
+ Lesson 8: Contracted Sound
3 lectures 25:20
Contracted Sounds – Small Hiragana Part 1
03:18
Contracted Sounds – Small Hiragana Part 2
10:51
Contracted Sounds Vocabulary
11:11
+ Lesson 9: Double Consonants
1 lecture 07:59
Double Consonants – Small “つ”
07:59