Visit for information about fall 2021.


Pre-intermediate Japanese

This course focuses on acquiring communication skills in Japanese by implementing grammatical knowledge learned in elementary-level Japanese classes. Practice small, casual discussions and listening comprehension. Review grammar, learn conversational expressions and enjoy short readings. The textbook “Marugoto” utilizes real-life situations with numerous visual and audio aids that help you learn Japanese culture as you learn the language. This course is designed to transition from grammar-oriented learning to communicative training.

Required Textbook:
“Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture, Pre-intermediate A2/B1”
ISBN 978-4-384-05758-4


Yoko Kawamura

Yoko Kawamura

Yoko Kawamura, M.A.

Benefits and Learning Outcomes

  • Apply previous grammatical knowledge towards small casual talks.
  • Demonstrate understanding of elementary-level Japanese vocabulary through listening comprehension.
  • Select culturally appropriate expressions when interacting.


Japanese VIII or 3 semesters of college-level Japanese.


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

Date: 6 Mon, Oct 11-Nov 15

Delivery Method: Live Online

Time: 6-8:30pm CT

Platform: Zoom

Instructor: Yoko Kawamura M.A.

Fee: $189

Discounts Available

Discount CodeDescription

Osher members receive 10% discount. Contact the the Languages Department at 414-227-3118 or


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: 16

Program Number: 7781-13800

Note: When a participant withdraws less than two weeks prior to the program start, participants may have their fees transferred one time to any currently available program, otherwise participants will receive a refund minus a 20% administrative fee. Refunds will not be granted after the start date of the course.

For questions regarding the course please contact

Registration Deadline: Oct 11

Registration deadline has passed.

Join Our Email List

Get the latest on courses and certificates in your areas of interest.