Japanese I

Learn to read and write the hiragana and katakana syllabaries as you study essential grammar and basic sentence structures.

Required textbooks:
An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese Genki I (2nd Ed.)
ISBN 978-4789014410

Genki I Workbook and Practice Sheets
ISBN 978-4789014403

Panther Bookstore carries our books in limited quantities. Call ahead for availability.


Yoko Kawamura

Yoko Kawamura

Yoko Kawamura, M.A.

Masako Lackey

Masako has been teaching Japanese for nearly 20 years, first at University of Hawaii and currently at UW-Milwaukee. She has taught all levels of Japanese courses, but lately has been teaching second and fourth year Japanese courses. Masako also teaches an ... read more


This is a noncredit enrichment program. Progress and courses completed with UWM-SCE Languages are marked by Continuing Education Units. CEUs are not transferable to college or university transcripts.

All sessions are Face-to-Face unless otherwise noted.

Date: 6 Thu., Sept 6-Oct 11

Time: 6-8:30pm

Location: UWM School of Continuing Education

Instructor: Masako Lackey


$154 by Thu., Aug. 23.
$179 after Thu., Aug. 23.

Discounts Available

Discount CodeDescription
Early Registration Discount Register by Thu., Aug. 23 and receive $25 off.

Osher members receive 10% discount. Contact the the Languages Department at (414) 227-3118 or languages@uwm.edu.

Receive a 10% discount as a member of the Hispanic Professionals of Greater Milwaukee Organization.

Early registration discounts will subtract automatically from the fee if the registration is submitted prior to the deadline. All other discounts require the code in the left column to be entered on the registration form. Only one discount code can be entered on a registration form.


Discounts Available

CEUs: 1.5

Enrollment Limit: 20

Program Number: 7781-11080

Registration Deadline: Thu., Sept. 6

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