Course ID:KC24_MGRS_A202_EN01

Marugoto A2-2 (Katsudoo & Rikai) Self-Study Course


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.

If you want to systematically learn how to communicate in Japanese at an A2 level, 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.

■About the Japanese Test for Course Recommendation
This course is one level higher than the Marugoto A2-1 (Katsudoo & Rikai) Self-Study Course.
If you don't know what level of Marugoto courses to take, try taking the Japanese Test for Course Recommendation.

Course Objective "Can-do"

Topic 6 Eating outdoors
Lesson 11 What are you going to take to the picnic?
27.Discuss what to take for a picnic
28.Write a memo to say who is taking what for a picnic
29.Ask/Say what specific food or drinks your friend/you would prefer for a picnic

Lesson 12 It looks delicious
30.Talk about food you don't know much about
31.Comment briefly on the taste of food
32.Offer a dish to your friends / Respond to an offer

Topic 7 Business trips
Lesson 13 I have met Mr. Tanaka before
33.Talk about someone visiting your office on a business trip and the date of his/her visit
34.Greet a visitor arriving at the airport
35.Check the hotel room and tell your visitor if it is OK
36.Read a business trip schedule

Lesson 14 May I use this?
37.Introduce your colleagues to a visitor
38.Ask to use things in the office
39.See a visitor off at the airport with some parting phrases
40.Read a message from a colleague in the overseas office when

Topic 8 Staying healthy
Lesson 15 How about doing some exercise?
41.Ask a friend how he/she is feeling / Answer how you are
42.Listen to/Say how to do some easy exercises
43.Suggest something good for the health

Lesson 16 I go running and swimming
44.Talk briefly about what you usually do to stay healthy
45.Read and answer a simple questionnaire on health
46.Make a simple presentation about the results of a questionnaire

Topic 9 Celebrations
Lesson 17 I got this for my birthday
47.Compliment a friend on his/her things
48.Talk about your things, saying when and from whom you got them
49.Talk briefly about the custom of present-giving in your country

Lesson 18 I think a party is a good idea
50.Discuss what to do for a friend's celebrations
51.Read a congratulatory message for a wedding
52.Write a congratulatory message for a wedding
53.Thank someone for a present you receive

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. (The trial version is for the A1 level only.)

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.

The 'Course Registration' button is located at the bottom of the page.

    • Application Period
    • Anytime
    • Attendance Period
    • 6 Months From Course Start
    • Course Type
    • Self-Study
    • Level of Japanese
    • A2
    • Study Category
    • Integrated
    • Language of Explanation
    • English
    • Expected Hours of Study
    • 40 Hour(s)
    • Course Operator
    • KC(Japan)
    • Course Fee
    • Free