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Japanese

Certificate Programme in Japanese (Elementary Level)

Course No. : 241-321800-01

Admission Requirements

- Completion of secondary education or equivalent; or
- Aged 21 or above

Instructor

CUSCS Japanese Instructors

Language Used

Japanese and Cantonese

Total Hours

130 Hours
Elementary Japanese 1︰65 Hours
Elementary Japanese 2︰65 Hours

Session

Elementary Japanese 1︰22 Sessions
Elementary Japanese 2︰22 Sessions

Place

Central Learning Centre
Tsim Sha Tsui East Ocean Learning Centre
Tsim Sha Tsui Oriental Learning Centre

Start Date

April 2024

Application Fee

HK$150

Tuition Fee

Elementary Japanese 1︰HK$5,600
Elementary Japanese 2︰HK$5,600

Level

Certificate programmes

QF Level

2

QR Registration No.

23/000904/L2

QR Registration Validity Period

11/10/2023 - Ongoing

Course Enquiries

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Enrolment Enquiries

2209 0290

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How to Enrol

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Programme Objectives and Learning Outcomes

The Certificate Programme in Japanese (Elementary Level) is designed for those learners who have completed the Certificate Programme in Japanese (Beginner Level) or have obtained a pass in JLPT Level N5 or equivalent. The programme aims to enable students to further develop their Japanese language proficiency by acquiring more vocabulary, kanji, basic grammar, useful expressions and conversations for daily life covered in JLPT Level N4.

Upon completion of the programme, students will have acquired the ability to:
1. read and write basic Japanese kanji, vocabulary, sentence patterns and grammatical structures in the proper context;
2. read passages on familiar daily topics written in basic vocabulary and sentences;
3. converse in standard Japanese to perform basic communicative tasks; and
4. acquire listening and oral skills at the elementary level.

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Programme Structure and Modules

Total Contact Hours: 130 hours

Module 1: Elementary Japanese 1 (65 hours)
This module aims to help students to build a solid foundation of Japanese learning at Level N5-N4 of Japanese Language Proficiency Test. Vocabulary, writing skills, ability to read short essays, grammar in use, listening and oral skills will be acquired.

Module 2: Elementary Japanese (65 hours)
This module aims to help students to build and strengthen a solid foundation of Japanese learning at Level N4 of the Japanese Language Proficiency Test. Vocabulary, writing skills, ability to read short essays, grammar in use, listening and oral skills will be further enhanced.

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Programme Commencement

April 2024 (Tentative)

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Time and Venue

Weekday 7:00pm-10:00pm
Weekend 10:00am-1:00pm and 2:00pm-5:00pm

- Central Learning Centre
- Tsim Sha Tsui East Ocean Learning Centre
- Tsim Sha Tsui Oriental Learning Centre
https://www.scs.cuhk.edu.hk/en/our-centres/learning-centres-enrolment-centres

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Application Fee and Tuition Fee

Application Fee: HK$150
Tuition Fee
Elementary Japanese 1︰HK$5,600
Elementary Japanese 2︰HK$5,600

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Admission Requirement

- Completion of secondary education or equivalent; or
- Aged 21 or above

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Assessment Mode

2 Written Tests, Oral Test and Final Exam

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Graduation Requirement

- Have an attendance rate of 70% or above in each module;
- Have passed the assessment of each module.

Students must complete the programme within 3 years.

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QF Level and CEF Registration

QF Level 2
QF Registration No.: 23/000904/L2

CEF Registration
To be registered in early 2024