Level 1*

Lessons 1 - 10

Even if you know a little Japanese and can read and write Japanese scripts, I recommend that you start from Level 1 because you will learn vital elements of Japanese communication.

Level 1 includes:

14.75 hours of on-demand videos
20 downloadable learning materials (80 pages)
Discussion area
Each short tutorial video has a discussion area so that you can post whatever you need to clarify. Miki replies within 24 hours.
Personal pronunciation assessment
Send your voice file to Miki directly. You will receive her feedback within 48 hours.

Course Curriculum


  Miki's Selection - 🇯🇵 Japanese Beautiful Scenery
Available in days
days after you enroll
  Objectives
Available in days
days after you enroll
  🧩  Puzzles & Quizzes
Available in days
days after you enroll
  🧩  Puzzles & Quizzes
Available in days
days after you enroll
  🧩  Puzzles & Quizzes
Available in days
days after you enroll
  🧩  Puzzles & Quizzes
Available in days
days after you enroll
  Katakana Practice - ア(a)ぎょう・カ(ka)ぎょう・ガ(ga)ぎょう
Available in days
days after you enroll
  Bonus Lesson - Setting Up and Typing Japanese
Available in days
days after you enroll
  Lesson 8 Homework Answers
Available in days
days after you enroll
  Katakana Practice - マ(ma)ぎょう・ヤ(ya)ぎょう・ラ(ra)ぎょう・ワ(wa)ぎょう
Available in days
days after you enroll
  🧩  Puzzles & Quizzes
Available in days
days after you enroll
  🧩  Puzzles & Quizzes
Available in days
days after you enroll

Objectives - Level 1 (Lessons 1 -10)

What you will learn:

・Japanese social distance
・3 different ways of speaking and writing (polite/plain/honorific)
・The difference between polite form and plain form
・Japanese pronunciation and pitch accent
・Traditional soft pronunciation tips
・Japanese writing and reading system
・Self-taught Japanese characters and the writing order rules
・Basic greetings and phrases
・Common Japanese acknowledgement expressions
・Numbers from 1 to 100,000 (and use of o'clock, minute, hours, age)
・Noun/Adjective/Verb sentence structure
・2 types of adjective
・Use of Japanese particles
・Polite form of verb conjugation
・3 different Ko-So-A-Do-System (physical distance between the speaker and the listener)
・Expressions using 'who/when/how much'
・How to ask “Is this A or B?”
・Reading test - Japanese words which you know well ← This is in Lesson 10

[Bonus Lesson] after Lesson 5
・Setting up Japanese input for your devices
・Typing the Japanese language

FAQ


When does the course start and finish?

The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced video-on-demand online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.

For how long do I have access to the lessons?

After enrolling, you have unlimited access to these lessons for as long as you like - across any and all devices.

What if I am unhappy with the course?

I would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact me in the first 30 days and I will give you a full refund. I work on trust.

More Questions?

Please email me at [email protected]. I generally respond within 24 hours.