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Since 2000, it has been our mission to help international residents in Japan learn “real” Japanese.  Now you can accomplish your Japanese learning goals online!

Browse through our free and paid courses to see what you can learn.

Online Small Group Japanese Lessons

Learn in a small group with a professional teacher from the comfort of your home.

Improve your Japanese with skill-specific and level appropriate courses.

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All times are in Japan Standard Time GMT +9

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Beginner

N5

Practical Japanese for Beginners – Thursday 19:10-21:00 PM(JST)

Level: Beginner / N5 Skills Learned: Basic Grammar & Vocabulary

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N5

Practical Japanese for Beginners – Monday 9:10-11:00 AM(JST)

Level: Beginner / N5 Skills Learned: Basic Grammar & Vocabulary

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N5

Lite Intensive Course (Beginner 3) – Wednesday and Friday 9:10-11:00 AM(JST)

Level: Beginner Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N5

Lite Intensive Course (B1) – Tuesday and Thursday 9:10-11:00 AM(JST)

Level: Beginner Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N5

Practical Japanese for Beginners – Tuesday 19:10-21:00 PM(JST)

Level: Beginner / N5 Skills Learned: Basic Grammar & Vocabulary

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Upper Beginner / Intermediate

N4

Essential Grammar and Conversation A&B – Tuesday & Thursday Evening

Level: Upper Beginner / N4 Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N3

Natural and Fluent Japanese 1 – Monday 19:10-21:00 PM(JST)

Level: Intermediate / N3 Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N3

Natural and Fluent Japanese 1 – Thursday 19:10-21:00 PM(JST)

Level: Intermediate / N3 Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N3

Japanese Explanation Training-Upper-intermediate – Friday 9:10-10:00 AM(JST)

Level: Intermediate / N3 Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N3

Japanese Explanation Training-Upper-intermediate – Tuesday 19:10-20:00 PM(JST)

Level: Intermediate / N3 Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N4-N3

Bridge to Intermediate – Tuesday 9:10-11:00 AM(JST)

Level: Intermediate / N3 Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N4-N3

Bridge to Intermediate – Thursday 19:10-21:00 PM(JST)

Level: Intermediate / N3 Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N3-N2

Read and Discuss Current Events-Upper-intermediate – Friday 10:10-11:00AM(JST)

Level: Upper Intermediate / N3-N2 Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N3

Natural and Fluent Japanese 1 – Friday 14:10-16:00 PM(JST)

Level: Intermediate / N3 Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N4

Essential Grammar and Conversation A&B – Wednesday 19:10-21:00 PM(JST)

Level: Upper Beginner / N4 Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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Upper Intermediate / Advanced

N2

Natural and Fluent Japanese 2 – Tuesday 20:10-21:00 PM(JST)

Level: JLPT N2 / Upper-Intermediate Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N3

Advanced Japanese Explanation Training – Tuesday 19:10-20:00 PM(JST)

Level: Intermediate / N3 Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N3 - N2

Business Japanese – Monday 19:10-21:00 PM(JST)

Level: Upper Intermediate / N3-N2 Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N2

JLPT N2 Reading – Monday 20:10-21:00 PM(JST)

Level: Advanced / N2 Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N2

JLPT N2 Reading – Wednesday 20:10-21:00 PM(JST)

Level: Advanced / N2 Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N2

JLPT N2 Reading – Saturday 15:10-16:00PM(JST)

Level: Advanced / N2 Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N2

JLPT N2 Grammar – Monday 19:10-20:00PM(JST)

Level: Advanced / N2 Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N2

JLPT N2 Grammar – Wednesday 19:10-20:00 PM(JST)

Level: Advanced / N2 Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N2

JLPT N2 Grammar – Saturday 14:10-15:00PM(JST)

Level: Upper Intermediate / N3-N2 Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N3-N2

Buisiness Lite Intensive Course – Monday & Wednesday – 19:10-21:00 PM(JST)

Level: Upper Intermediate / N3-N2 Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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N2

Read and Discuss Current Events – Advanced – Tuesday 20:10-21:00 PM(JST)

Level: Advanced / N2 Skills Learned: Grammar and Conversation

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Why Study Japanese with us?

With over 20 years experience, Coto Academy is dedicated to practical, fun instruction.  We want you to learn Japanese that you will actually use.

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