Dates: July 16 (Monday), July 17 (Tuesday), July 19 (Thursday), July 20 (Friday), July 23 (Monday)
Time: 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Place: Japan-America Society of Washington DC
Cost: $100 for JASWDC members and $120 for non-JASWDC members
Onetime registration is for all five days of the course.
Textbook: Lonely Planet Japanese Phrasebook & Dictionary (ISBN: 978-1-78657-449-7)
Please order this textbook on your own before the workshop begins.
Deadline: Payment for this course must be received by 12:00 p.m. (noon) on Sunday, July 15.
Cancellation after this day will not be accepted. Limited space is available.
This workshop is intended for people who have zero or limited knowledge of the Japanese language.
Have you ever thought it would be fun to learn Japanese? Have you wanted to go to Japan, but fear of the language was holding you back? Do you already have plans in place to visit Japan? This is the workshop for you! In this short-term Japanese workshop, you will learn greetings and very useful phrases that you can use immediately. In addition to learning the language we will share useful information about getting around Japan. Join this workshop and get ready to realize your dreams.
About the teacher: Ms. Wakana Cavanaugh is a language instructor at the Japan-America Society of Washington DC.
What You’ll Learn
First Day: Greetings and useful phrases
Second Day: How to ask for directions and visiting places
Third Day: Phrases you can use when you go shopping and eat out
Fourth Day: Phrases for when you are in trouble or in case of emergency
Fifth Day: Review and useful travel tips from IACE Travel
This workshop is held with support from the following: