Welcome to KAI's Summer Courses!
The uniqueness of KAI Japanese Language School is it's curriculum design optimized for students from non-kanji (Chinese characters) countries as well as communication-focused lessons. Since our foundation in 1987, a lot of people from all over the world have come to study Japanese at KAI. If you want to enjoy the summer in Tokyo in 2015, why don't you come enjoy KAI's summer courses!
Enjoy Japan in Tokyo
KAI is located in Shinjuku, Tokyo, the capital of Japan. Shinjuku is very convenient for wherever you wish to go. You will never get bored here since there are lots of exciting places like Shibuya and Harajuku, the center of Japanese pop culture and Asakusa with traditional Japanese tastes.
KAI will arrange your accommodations. The choices include guest houses, hotels, apartment residences, etc. Homestays with a Japanese family is also highly recommended!
Japanese Courses where you can quickly make progress!
KAI offers 3 distinct summer courses: the Grammar & Conversation and Conversation Brush Up courses to improve communication skills and the JLTP Preparation course for students aiming to pass the JLPT N1 and N2 exams. Grammar & Conversation courses start in July and August. Students can take a course in July or August or both. At the end of the course, the students receive a certificate of attendance as well as a portfolio organizing what they have learned during the course.
|Grammar & Conversation July||Jul. 6 to Jul. 31|
|Grammar & Conversation August||Aug. 3 to Aug. 21|
|Grammar & Conversation Full||Jul. 6 to Aug. 21|
|Conversation Brush Up||Aug. 3 to Aug. 21|
|JLPT Preparation||Aug. 3 to Aug. 21|
Grammar & Conversation
Fun lessons where you can freely and easily speak in Japanese
This course is designed to steadfastly improve your conversation skills in an enjoyable atmosphere. A lot of speaking exercises are given in each class. A free talk session with Japanese guests is held on the last day of the course. The first 3 periods out of 4 in a day focus on conversation while the 4th period is for reading and writing.
Conversation Brush Up Course
Polish up your conversation skill to speak more natural Japanese
This course is suitable for intermediate level students. The students learn to master the appropriate use of Japanese according to situations or the people they are speaking with. They will be expressing themselves elaborately, giving detailed explanations and opinions about familiar topics or personal experiences. Students will be using a good balance of the 4 skills of languages (speaking, listening, reading and writing).
JLPT Preparation Course
N1 & N2 preparation courses designed for learners from non-kanji countries
The lessons cover all the subject areas of the JLPT: vocabulary, grammar, reading comprehension and listening comprehension, with major emphasis placed on reading, a critical component of the exam. Students are given tests in the middle and at the end of the course to assess their achievement. Each student will have an individual counseling with their teachers and receive advice on how to further improve and successfully pass the JLPT exam.
See, Eat, Play, and Enjoy in Tokyo!
The abundance of activities is one of the fascinating points of KAI's summer courses. You can attend more than 20 kinds of activities in July and August in total. July activities are a set package and August ones are applied for individually.