Course ID:KC17_MGRS_A101_EN01

Marugoto A1-1 (Katsudoo & Rikai) Self-Study Course

Outline

This is a course to comprehensively learn about the Japanese language and culture.

In the Katsudoo section of this course, you can gain practical communication skills for everyday situations by listening to a lot of Japanese as you practice speaking. Meanwhile, in the Rikai section, you can systematically learn how Japanese is used in communication. The objective is to gain a comprehensive Japanese ability that includes reading, listening, writing, and speaking.

This is a course where you can thoroughly study from scratch, on your own. If you want to be sure to carefully study not just conversation but also include reading and writing as well, then this course is for you!

This course also includes groups. By participating in the group noticeboard, you can feel your companions learning with you, as you study alone.

Course Objective "Can-do"

Topic 1 Japanese
Lesson 1 Hello
1.Exchange greetings
2.Recognise Japanese characters
 
Lesson 2 Would you say that again?
3.Use basic classroom expressions
4.Write your name and country in Japanese
 
Topic 2 Myself
Lesson 3 Nice to meet you
5.Give a simple self introduction
6.Recognise the parts of a business card
 
Lesson 4 There are three people in my family
7.Talk briefly about your family
8.Tell someone about your family, using a family photo
 
Topic 3 Food
Lesson 5 What kind of food do you like?
9.Talk about your favorite foods
10.Offer someone a drink
11.Talk about your breakfast

Lesson 6 Where are you going to have lunch today?
12.Say what your favorite dish is
13.Talk with a friend about where to go for lunch
14.Read a menu
15.Order food and drinks at a hamburger shop
 
Topic 4 Home
Lesson 7 There are three rooms in my home
16.Say what kind of home you live in
17.Say what you have in your home
18.Write an E-mail inviting someone to your home

Lesson 8 It's a nice room
19.Ask/Say where to put things in the room
20.Visit / Welcome a friend
21.Show someone around your home
22.Recognise the name and address on signs
 
Topic 5 Daily Life

Lesson 9 What time do you get up?
23.Say the time you do something
24.Talk about your daily routine

Lesson 10 What time do you get up?
25.Talk about your schedule for this week
26.Talk about when to have a party
27.Write a birthday card

Teaching Materials Used

You will learn interactively using the Marugoto Japanese Online Course site.
You will manage your study progress, submit assignments, and take tests within the Marugoto Japanese Online Course site.

For more information on study materials, please visit the website introducing the Marugoto Nihongo Online Course. You can also use a trial version.

https://www.marugoto-online.jp/info/

Completion Requirements

Passing Score: score of 60 points or higher

The allocation of points is as follows.
・Study progress 50%
・Assignment 25%
・Test 25%

* You can take the test if you go over 60% in both the study progress and submitted assignments of each lesson.

    • Application Period
    • Anytime
    • Attendance Period
    • 6 Months From Course Start
    • Course Type
    • Self-Study
    • Level of Japanese
    • A1
    • Study Category
    • Integrated
    • Language of Explanation
    • English
    • Expected Hours of Study
    • 48 Hour(s)
    • Course Operator
    • KC(Japan)