Part-time Japanese Lessons

Improve Japanese skills while balancing with work, family & other commitments

About

  • Class Size
    ≤ 8 students
  • Location
    Shibuya, Iidabashi, Minato & Yokohama
  • Schedule
    Flexible
  • Focus
    Conversation-based

Part-Time Japanese Classes in Shibuya, Iidabashi, Minato & Yokohama


Part time Japanese classes with flexible scheduling. Daytime, Evening, and Weekend. Study Japanese while working or going to school in Japan.


Our part-time Japanese classes are perfect for busy adults who want to learn Japanese at their own pace in a supportive and interactive environment. Our small group classes (3-5 students) allow you to get personalized attention from your teacher and plenty of opportunities to practice speaking and listening. We offer a variety of class levels and times to fit your schedule.
Class Format:

Small group Japanese lessons: ≤ 8 students
Professional instructors: Native Japanese teachers
Curriculum: Fix for the Beginner, flexible for other levels

Important: Only for Beginner level that you have to follow the curriculum. After that, you can choose lessons that pique your interest, in different classes at the same level, to participate simultaneously.



What our students say about the Part-time Japanese Courses:


I took a part-time course here. I was around JLPT N3 level. The course materials were very clear and easy to understand and the staff were friendly. The teachers here are great

• T.Tran


My evening part-time classes fit perfectly into my work schedule, and, thanks to Coto, I was able to reach advanced levels of Japanese and pass the JLPT.

• Brenda


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Common Questions / FAQ


  • Can I see the list of all part-time classes?

    In total, there are 13 classes that are divided into 4 different levels:
    • Beginner
    • Upper Beginner - Intermediate
    • Upper Intermediate - Advanced
    • Advanced
    You can check them here 
  • Can I join part-time lessons any time? Do I need to wait?

    You can join part-time lessons from any time as long as there is availability.
    1. Fill out a contact inquiry at the bottom of the page.
    2. Set a time to join us for a level check and interview.
    3. We will place you in a course.
    This could take as little as 48 hours. Want to get started?  Click the get started button in the menu or fill out the form at the bottom of the page.
  • When can I take part-time Japanese lessons?

    We offer part time lessons all day - as well as evenings after work and Saturdays. Our school is open until 9pm on week nights.
  • What are the fees for part-time Japanese lessons?

    For the best value - we recommend a monthly subscription. If you know that you will be studying every month, you can save the most money by taking advantage of our monthly package rate. Monthly Subscriptions:
    • 8 Lessons per month ( 2 Lessons per week) - ¥18,000 / Month (Approx $160usd / month)
    • 16 Lessons per month ( 4 Lessons per week) - ¥32,000 / Month (Approx $280 usd / month)
    If you are not sure when you can study but would like to study irregularly we recommend our lesson packages.
  • What is the class size? How many students?

    Our part-time courses have a maximum of 8 students per class. Having 8 or less people in a class allows students plenty of time to practice speaking.
  • Classes

    • Practical Japanese (PJ)
    • Active Basic 1 (AB-1)
    • Active Basic 2 (AB-2)

    An introduction to basic Japanese grammar and conversation for your daily life


    These first 3 levels are to equip you with basic grammar and conjugations to create simple sentences for daily topics

    Duration: 24 lessons each class (1 lesson/week)
    (At this level, you need to attend all lessons of each class for a strong foundation)

    Class

    • Topic Conversation for Beginners (Only Minato)

    Practice Japanese Conversation


    Students will learn three to five new sentence structures in each class session. Thus, even beginners will start to feel confident — and even enjoy — small talks in Japanese. You will also learn basic conversational skills such as agreeing and showing interest, allowing you to follow through with conversations in Japanese naturally.

    Duration: 32 lessons each class (1 lesson/week)

    Your Achievements Would Be

    Practical Japanese, Active Basic 1, Active Basic 2, & Topic Conversation for Beginners
    • Introduce yourself
    • Express feelings and opinions
    • Talking about your impressions of Japan
    • Use casual and polite phrases
    • Give advice and reasons
    Course fees
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Upper Beginner

Next: Intermediate
  • Classes

    • Conjugation Level Up (CJ)
    • Conversation Level Up (CV)

    Equipping yourself with a wider range of Japanese grammar


    In these 2 classes, you will level up both your vocabulary and grammar to describe situations as well as your regrets and attitudes

    Duration: 24 lessons each class (1 lesson/week)
    (You don't have to attend all classes of each level)

    Classes

    • Japanese for Communication (JC)
    • Essential Grammar & Conversation 1 (EG-1)
    • Essential Grammar & Conversation 2 (EG-2)

    Create your own Japanese-speaking style


    In these speaking-focused classes, you will master the art of communication, in both casual and formal settings, with the ability to describe and explain subjects in details

    Duration:

    JC Class: 28 lessons (1 lesson/week)
    EG Classes: 24 lessons each class (1 lesson/week)
    (You don't have to attend all classes of each level)

    Your Achievements Would Be

    CJ & CV
    • Comprehend 11 forms of verbs
    • Combine expressing grammars
    • Response quickly and naturally
    • Use exclamatory sentences
    JC, EG-1 & EG-2
    • Master the essential grammar
    • Make metaphors
    • Convey your wishes, ask for permission
    • Talking about your childhood, culture, physical constitution...
    • Describe your predictions & expectations
    Course fees
Ready to get started? Join us for a free consultation.
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  • Class

    • Bridge to Intermediate (BTI)

    Enhance your communication skills acquired from the Beginner level


    In this transition course to Intermediate, you will level up both your vocabulary and grammar to have to better apply Japanese in your communication

    Duration: 24 lessons (1 lesson/week)
    (You don't have to attend all classes of each level)

    Class

    • Natural and Fluent Japanese 1 (NF-1)

    Improving vocabulary & Freely creating complicated sentences


    Acquiring a wide range of vocabulary & enhance communication skills in an interactive environment so you can discuss various topics solely in Japanese.

    Duration: 96 lessons (1 lesson/week)
    (You don't have to attend all lessons of each class)

    Class

    • Japanese for Communication (Only Minato)

    Improving Conversation Skills


    You can expand your conversation skills following a given topic, vocabulary and sentence pattern for daily.

    Duration: 28 lessons (1 lesson/week)
    (You don't have to attend all lessons of each class)

    Your Achievements Would Be

    BTI
    • Convey your wishes, ask for permission
    • Talking about your childhood, culture, physical constitution...
    • Describe your predictions & expectations
    NF-1
    • Able to communicate naturally
    • Make counterproposals
    • Explain your decisions
    • Construct hypothesis
    Course fees
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Upper Intermediate

Next: Advanced
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  • Classes

    • Natural and Fluent Japanese 2 (NF-2)
    • Explanation in Japanese 1 (EJ-1)

    Polish your explanation and interpretation skills


    The perfect classes for you to practice explaining abstract topics, defending your arguments, and making professional speeches

    Duration:

    NF-2 Class: 48 lessons (1 lesson/week)
    EJ-1 Class: 48 lessons (1 lesson/week)
    (You don't have to attend all classes of each level)

    Classes

    • Read & Discuss the News 1 (RD-1)
    • Business Japanese (BU)

    Familiarize with Japanese work culture & business etiquette


    Via reading and discussing the news, you will enhance your knowledge of current events in Japan and worldwide while learning new vocabulary, grammar, and kanji
    .
    You will learn formal language (Keigo) & setting-specific expressions to navigate in Japanese business environment without any issues

    Duration:

    RD 1 Class: Non-linear ongoing (1 time/week)
    BU Class: 48 lessons (1 lesson/week)
    (You don't have to attend all classes of each level)

    Your Achievements Would Be

    NF-2 & EJ-1
    • Explain your strengths and weaknesses
    • Explain educational, healthcare,... system
    • Explain the cultural and historical aspects of your country
    • Express your disagreements
    RD-1 & BU
    • Give opinions and counterarguments on social issues
    • Speculate the future based on the past
    • Visit business partners
    • Engage in business-report meeting
    • Take and give interviews
    Course fees
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Free Consultation

Advanced

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  • Classes

    • Explanation in Japanese 2 (EJ-2)

    Boost your argument and negotiation skills


    After this class, you can make detailed claims and proposals, exchange opinions, and consult effectively in business environments

    Duration:

    EJ-2 Class: 48 lessons (1 lesson/week)
    (You don't have to attend all classes of each level)

    Class

    • Read & Discuss the News 2 (RD-2)

    Become knowledgeable on societal events


    Using high-level vocabulary and grammar, you will participate in extensive discussions and develop critical thinking skills
    Duration:

    RD-2 Class: Non-linear ongoing (1 time/week)


    Your Achievements Would Be

    EJ-2
    • Interpret and explain data
    • Explain the benefits of products and services
    • Make predictions and discuss world events
    • Explain your work in detail
    RD-2
    • Improve Japanese reading skills
    • Enhance presentation and debating skills
    • Develop critical thinking skills
    Course fees
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Course Fees

  • ¥10,000 registration fee includes PDF material for new students.
  • Optional paper form lesson material available for an additional ¥2,000.
Monthly Subscription
8 Lessons
2 lessons per week
Valid for 1 month
COURSE PRICE

¥20,000

Free consultation
16 Lessons
4 lessons per week
Valid for 1 month
COURSE PRICE

¥36,800

Free consultation
24 Lessons
6 lessons per week
Valid for 1 month
COURSE PRICE

¥50,400

Free Consultation
Package Plans
1 Lesson
Valid for 1 Month
COURSE PRICE

¥3,200

ONE LESSON:
¥3,200 / 50 MINS
Free consultation
16 Lessons
Valid for 6 Months
COURSE PRICE

¥43,200

ONE LESSON:
¥2,700 / 50 MINS
Free consultation
32 Lessons
Valid for 8 Months
COURSE PRICE

¥83,200

ONE LESSON:
¥2,600 / 50 MINS
Free consultation
48 Lessons
Valid for 12 Months
COURSE PRICE

¥120,000

ONE LESSON:
¥2,500 / 50 MINS
Free consultation
96 Lessons
Valid for 14 Months
COURSE PRICE

¥230,400

ONE LESSON:
¥2,400 / 50 MINS
Free consultation

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How To Enroll

If you’d like to get started with our Japanese Classes, connect with us for a level check and consultation.