Japanese courses

TaalTaal offers quality Japanese courses on several levels. Our groups are small and dynamic, so you will have lots of personal attention and guidance.

The new season starts in the week of 21 September 2020 and consists of 11 lessons of 90 minutes.

It is possible to sign up for a course that is already running. Please take into account about 2.5 hours of self-study next to the regular courses.

Are you interested in signing up? Please use the sign up buttons located under each course description. If you have any questions, you're welcome to call us, send an e-mail or use the contact form.

Please note: private lessons and intensive courses can be started at any time.

Course overview

Basic Japanese 1 (A0+)

week commencing 21 September

Description:  This courses is aimed at getting acquainted with each of the key language skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing. Also, some attention will be given to Japanese culture and customs.You will learn how to introduce yourself and base of communication with Japanese people: order at restaurant, cafe and how to shopping and how you ask simple questions. You will also know reading and writing HIRAGANA.

For whom:  Beginners with no prior knowledge of Japanese.

Result after the course:  You have a basic understanding of Japanese, have some vocabulary and you are familiar with several expressions in common daily situations.

Frequency, duration, day and time:  Once a week during 11 weeks: Monday between 20:00 and 21:30 hrs

Lesson method: The book (exclusive) can usually be used for multiple courses. You can easily order via bol.com and intertaal.nl.

Japanese for Busy People I €36.00

(ISBN: 9781568363844)

Intensive Japanese Course


Description: An intensive course is given privately (for 1 person) and consists of 15 contact hours divided over 1 or 2 weeks, for example 5 consecutive days of 3 hours each. The exact configuration can be discussed with the teacher for best possible results. Please do take into account time needed for self-study and homework.

Frequency, duration, day and time:  flexible

Lesson method: Any lesson method may be used, but as an indication, you can consider one of the following standard books.

Japanese for Busy People I €36.00

(ISBN: 9781568363844)

Our Philosophy

* Quality education by experienced teachers * Focus on practical results * Lots of conversation * Excellent return on price + time investment * Excursions with teacher and fellow students (on request) * Accelerated courses available *