The BJLC classes:
​- are here for you to improve Japanese communication skill!
- are taught by qualified native Japanese teachers!
- are small sizes with personalized attentions!
- give you opportunity to practice with native speakers!
- focus on practical Japanese!
ABOUT The Brisbane Japanese Language and Culture School

Weocome! The BJLC school specializes in Japanese language education. Our school consists of group of qualified native Japanese teachers who are passionate about helping students to improve their Japanese language skills and understanding of the culture. We believe language learning is about understanding the culture as in the people, the way of life, living, values and customes and gaining tool to connect to its people. We make sure to teach practical Japanese and provide plenty of opportunities to practice the language with native Japanese speakers!

The BJLC school is here to meet the needs of individual student. We wish you to form a great friendship with you and between classmates in fun and relaxed learning environment. We offer you courses which cover all skills of speaking, listening, reading and writing, but also give choices to select specific skills needed to strengthen for your purposes. We also provide private tutoring for adults and highschool students and casual lesson plans for busy people on shift work with affordable price.

Why don't you join us?
It would be great to see you in the classroom!

Absolute Beginner - Level Description

Level Description
This level is for the students who have no experience in learning Japanese. 

Course Descriotion
This course covers listening, speaking, reading and writing skills which are required to talk to a friend, follow a simple instruction in the classroom, order a meal, asking and answering simple questions etc.

On completion of this course you will have the ability to understand some basic Japanese required to follow the lessons and understand hiragana, katakana, and some kanji.

Absolute Beginner to Beginner Course

Time and Date
Starting every month.
Please refer to an enrolment form.

Enrolment Fee
$100

Tuition
$75/ fortnightly for week nights 1.5 hr class
$100/ fortnightly for weekend 2 hr class

Duration of the Course
12 Month including Lower Beginner Course

Please send us an enrolment form first.

Absolute Beginner Travel Conversation Course

This course is only available in Semi-private or Private lessons.

Course Description
This course is suitable for students who wants to study casual Japanese conversation only.

In this course, you will learn to introduce yourself, describe about your family, mention about food you like, order food and drink, invite friends over or to an event, discuss about your daily, weekend and holiday plan, talk about hobby, ask direction, do shopping and plan your holiday.

In completion of this course, you will be able to listen and understand conversations to ask diretion, order a meal, book into an accomodation, check in or buy an airline or train ticket, and hold general conversation about general topics in daily life with local Japanese people while vising in Japan and to pick up necessary information from short conversations spoken slowly.

This course is focused on speaking and listening, but not limited to.

This course will be suitable for people who want to have language ability to travel in Japan, and be engaged in short conversation to build new friendships with Japanese people more confortably.

Contents
General Conversation

Study Material
Provided

Enrolment Fee: $100

Tuition
Semi-Private
$140/ fortnightly for two


Private
​$90/ fortnightly for one

Please send us an enrolment form first.

Lower Beginner - Level Description

Level Description
This level is for the students who can already read hiragana, katakana, some kanji and able to form simple sentences.

For the students who have completed highschool Japanese may join from lesson 8.

Course Description
This course covers listening, speaking, reading and writing skills.

On completion of this course, you will gain the abitliy to understand some basic Japanese.

You will be able to listen and comprehend conversations about topics regularly encountered in daily life and classroom situations, and is able to pick up necessary information from the short conversations spoken slowly.

You will able to read and understand typical expressions and sentences written in hiragana, katakana and basic kanji.

Lower Beginner - General  Japanese & JLPT N5 Preparation Course

Date and Time
New Intake
11th February
Saturday 1 to 3pm (Lesson 2)

Sunday
9:00 - 11:00am
(Slow Paced Class: Lesson 10 -)
OR
Sunday
11:00 - 1:00
(Lesson 8 -) 
Textbook
Minna no Nihongo Beginner 1: 

Duration:
2 hours

Enrolment Fee: $100

Tuition
$100/ fortnightly

Duration of the Course
to 17th Dec. 2017

Total of Initial Payment: $200

LB - Business Japanese

Pleaes request.

This course is designed for busy students who have to learn natural spoken Japanese as effectively as possible in a limited amount of time.

In completion of this course, you will be able to communicate basic daily matters in Japanese which can be used for both general and business situations.

This course covers speaking, listening, reading and writing.

Lesson 1 to 5:
You will learn to talk in Japanese to introduce yourself, exhange business cards, talk about meeting time and business hours, ask about the prices and features of products, count numbers of items, and make a purchase. 

Lesson 6 to 11: You will learn to talk in Japanese to confirm schedules, talk about destinations and how to get there, describe about building features and people, make plans to go out, and order food at a restaurant.

Lesson 12 to 16: You will learn to talk in Japanese about characteristics of things and people, use basic greetings when receiving hospitality, give compliments, express gratitude, make telephone call, invite someone to an event, offer to help or reject an offer, and give reasons for your choices of action.

Lesson 17 to 21: You will learn to talk in Japanese about weekend and travel plans and schedules in detail, make a request to deliver something, give directions to a taxi driver, get on and off means of transportation, comfirming departure and arrival times and duration of the travel, ask, grant or refuse permission and give reasons, forbid someone from doing something, and give advice.

Lesson 22 to 25: You will learn to talk in Japanese about what you are doing or whether you have finished the activity, describe where you live, where you work, who your acquaintances are, and ask someone about something you are interested in.

Enrolment Fee
$100
Tuition
$100/ fortnightly weeks

Total of Initial Payment $200

BSB: 034063
Acc #: 458671

The Brisbane Japanese Language and Culture School

Visiting Lessons

We can come to your location to give Japanese lessons.

Enrolment Fee:
$100

Semi Private Lesson
$35/ one hour lesson/ student

Total of Initial Payment $450/ person

Private Lesson
$ 45 / one hour lesson

Total of Initial Payment $550 + transportation fee per visit will be charged

Please request your prefered time and date.

Upper Beginner - Level Description

Level Description
This level is for the students who have completed about one year of study. 

Course Descriotion
This course covers listening, speaking, reading and writing.
On completion of this course you will have ability to understand basic Japanese.

You will be able to listen and comprehend conversations encountered in daily life and generally follow their contents provided that they are spoken slowly.

You will be able to read and understand passages on familiar daily topics written in baic vocabulary and kanji.

Upper Beginner - General Japanese & JLPT N4 Preparation Course

Day and Time:
Saturday
10:45 - 12:45pm

Textbook:
Minna no Nihongo Beginner 2:

Duration:
2 hours

Enrolment Fee: $100

Tuition:
$100/ fortnightly

Duration of the Course
 to 16th Dec. 2017

Total of Initial Payment: $200

BSB: 034063
Acc #: 458671
Global Infinity Developments Pty Ltd
The Brisbane Japanese Language and Culture School

Lower Intermediate - Level Description

Level Description
This level is for the students who have completed about a few years of Japanese study.

* If you have completed a degree in Japanese or Japanese teaching, you may only enrol for the conversation class to brush up your skill.

Course Descriotion
This course covers listening, speaking, reading and writing.

On completion of this course, you will have ability to understand eveyday Japanese to a certain degree.

You will be able to read and understand written materials with specific contents with everyday topics.

You will able to grasp summary information such as news headlines.

You will able to read slightlly difficult writings about eveyday situations and understand main points assisted with some alternative pharases.

You will be able to listen and comprehend coherent conversations
in eveyday situations, spoken at near-natural speed following the contens and grasping the relationships people are involved in the conversation.

Lower Intermediate - General Japanese & JLPT N3 Preparation Course

Day and Time:
​Conversation
Thursday
5:30 - 6:30pm

Grammar
Thursday
6:30 - 7:30pm

Textbook:
Minna no Nihongo Intermediate 1 and other materials

Duration:
2 hours

Enrolment Fee: $100

Tuition:
$100/ fortnightly or 4 weeks for conversation only

Duration of the Course
 to 21st Dec. 2017

Total of Initial Payment: $200

BSB: 034063
Acc #: 458671

The Brisbane Japanese Language and Culture School

Upper Intermediate - Level Description

Level Description
This level is for the students who have been studying Japanese for a few years. It is suitable for people who are in Japanese related professions or who would like to understand Japanse anime and manga in Japanese.

Course Contents
The students sould have sound knowledge of Japanese grammar and vocaburualy      seeking more sophisticated way of Japanese expression.

The course is also designed for students who are preparing for JLPT N2 level.

On completion of this course, you will have ability to understand Japanese used in everyday situation and in a variety of context in a certain degree.

You will be able to read materials written clearly on a variety of topics such as articles and commentaries in newspapers and magazines as well as simple critiques and comprehend their contents.

You will also be able to read written materials on general topics and follow their narratives as well as understand the intent of the writers.

You will be able to comprehend orally presented amterials such as coherent conversations and news reports, spoken at nealy natural speed
in eveyday situations as well as ina varety of settings and is able to follow their ideas and comprehend their contents. 

You will also be able to understand the relationships among the people involved and the essential points of the presented materials.

* If you have completed a degree in Japanese or Japanese teaching, you may only enrol for the conversation class to brush up your skill.

Upper Intermediate - General Japanese & JLPT N2 Preparation Course

Day and Time:
Grammar
Saturday
8:45 - 9:45 am

Conversation
Saturday
9:45 - 10:45am

Textbook:
Minna no Nihongo - Intermediate 2 and other materials

Duration:
2 hours

Enrolment Fee:
$100

Tuition:
$100/ fortnightly
or / 4 weeks for conversation only

Duration of the Course
 to 16th Dec. 2017

Total of Initial Payment
$200

BSB: 034063
Acc #: 458671
Global Infinity Developments Pty Ltd
The Brisbane Japanese Language and Culture School

Advanced

Level Description
This level is for the students who have been studying Japanese for several years. 

On completion of this course, you will have the ability to understand Japanese used in a variety of circumstances and able to talk fluently.

You will able to comprehend orally presented materials such as coherent conversations, news reports and lectures spoken at natural speed in a broad variety of settings, and is able to follow their ideas and comprehend their contents comprehensively. 

You will also able to understand the details of rhe presented materials such as the relationships among the people involved, the logical structures and the essential points.

AD - General / JLPT N1 Prep Course

Course Contents

Intensive JLPT N1 preparation course is only available in private tuition.

The lessons will be delivered by one of our experienced Japanese teachers who holds MA in Linguistics.

The lessons will be planned to suite the specific needs of the student to get the best result.

Please inquire us about available day and time.

Enrolment Fee:
$100

Tuition:
$550 for 10 lessons

Total of Initial Payment: $650

High-school Intensive Tutoring

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Highschool Intensive Tutoring is offered by qualified native Japanese teacher. This intensive course is suitable for those aiming to major Japanese, preparing to study abroad and wanting to improve school score. Contents of each lesson can be negotiable with the teacher to personalize each lesson to suite the needs of individual student.

Day and Time
Available
Mon - Fri between 3:30 - 5:30pm,
10:00am - 5:30pm during school holiday.

Please inquire about available day and time.

Class Size
max. 1

Duration of the Lesson
2 hours

Tuition
$380 for 5 weeks

Enrolment Fee
$100

Initial Trial Lesson
$45 for one hour lesson including consultation

BSB: 034063
Acc #: 458671

The Brisbane Japanese Language and Culture School

Please inquire about the lessons given by qualified native Japanese tutor.

High-school Private Tutoring

Highshool Private Tutoring is offered by an experienced native Japanese tutor. The student can request the contents of each lesson according to individual needs.

Day and Time
Alderley Classroom
Mon - Fri between 3:30 - 5:30pm
10am - 5:30pm during school holiday.
Other Locations
Mon - Sun between 9:00am to 8:00pm

Please inquire about available day and time.

Class Size
max. 1

Duration of the Lesson
1 hour

Tuition
$550 for 10 weeks

Enrolment Fee
$100

Initial Trial Lesson
$55 for one hour lesson
including consultation

BSB: 034063
Acc #: 458671

The Brisbane Japanese Language and Culture School

Junior Private Tutoring

Junior Private/ Semi-Private Tutoring is offered by an experienced native Japanese tutor. The contents of each lesson can be requested by each student according to individual needs.

Day and Time
Alderley Classroom
Mon & Tue 3:00 - 5:00 pm
10am - 5:30pm during school hoiday.
Other Locations
Mon- Sun between 9am to 8:00pm

Please inquire about available day and time.

Class Size
max. 1- 3

Duration of the Lesson
1 hour

Tuition
1 student  $450 for 10 weeks
2 students $250/ p for 10 weeks
3 students $200/ p for 10 weeks

Enrolment Fee
$100

Initial Trial Lesson
$45 for one hour lesson
including consultation

BSB: 034063
Acc #: 458671

The Brisbane Japanese Language and Culture School