Brussels Language Activities

THE COURSES :

 

1. Language courses

1.1. Japanese language course (A : the annual courses , B : the summer courses)

A : New courses starting in September 2020!

Level 1 Beginners' Course on Wednesday from 18:00 to 19:30 | The 1st lesson will be on the 23th Sept.
Level 1 beginner’s course on Tuesday from 18:00 to 19:30 | The first lesson will be on the 15th Sept.
Level 1 beginner’s course on Thursday from 18:00 to 19:30 | The first lesson will be on the 10th Sept.
Level 2 on every Friday from 19:10 to 21:00. | The first lesson will be on the 11th Sept.
Level 2 on every Saturday from 10:20 to 12:10. | The first lesson will be on the 5th Sept.
Level 3 on every Thursday from 19:40 to 21:10. | The first lesson will be on the 10th Sept.
Level 4 on every Monday from 19:30 to 21:00. | The first lesson will be on the 14th Sept.
Level 5 on every Tuesday from 19:40 to 21:10. | The first lesson will be on the 15th Sept.
Level 6 on every Wednesday from 19:30 to 21:00. | The first lesson will be on the 16th Sept.

The text book

For level 1 (beginner’s)

  • “Japanese for busy people. Book 1” (the 3rd edition, Romanized version)
    lesson 1 – lesson 19

For level 2

  • “Japanese for busy people. Book 1” (the 3rd edition, Romanized version)
    lesson 20 – lesson 25
     
  • ”Japanese for busy people. Book 2” (the 3rd edition)
    lesson 1 – lesson 6

For level 3

  • ”Japanese for busy people. Book 2” (the 3rd edition)
    lesson 7 – lesson 15

For level 4 Conversation based on the text book

  • ”Genki 2” (the 2nd or 3rd edition / We will inform you before September)
    lesson 13 – lesson 18

For level 5 Conversation based on the text book

  • ”Genki 2” (the 2nd edition)
    lesson 17 – lesson 23

For level 6 Conversation based on the text book

  • ”Min’na no nihongo. Book 2” (the 2nd edition)
    lesson 43 – lesson 50
     
  • [Second book undecided]

 

Teaching is mainly aimed at speaking Japanese (oral training).
English explanations.
Small groups max. 10 people (Age +18)

In case of new lockdown measures due to Covid-19, the courses will be held on the Zoom platform.

More detailed information will be supplied on application to mikiyoikeda@gmail.com
Tel.: 0494 62 62 20

B : The Japanese language Summer course in July and August

The review and courses for people who are planning a trip to Japan.

 

16 euros/lesson

 

Please note that a minimum of 3 people is needed to have a class. 
When there are only two people, we might have the classes on Skype.

Level 1 : Friday
19:30 to 21:00
31st July Review of lessons 1-7 : Shopping, Restaurant
21st August Review of lessons 8-14 : Hotel, Ryokan, Onsen
28th August Review of lessons 15-19 : Transportation, Sightseeing
Level 2 : Thursday
19:30 to 21:00
30th July Review of lessons 20-25 + Transportation, Sightseeing
6th August Review of lessons 1-2 + Shopping, Restaurant
20th August Review of lessons 3-4 + Shopping, Restaurant
27th August Review of lessons 5-6 + Hotel, Ryokan, Onsen
Level 3 : Monday
19:30 to 21:00
27th July Review + Japanese for a trip to Japan
3th August Review + Japanese for a trip to Japan
17th August Review + Japanese for a trip to Japan
24th August Review + Japanese for a trip to Japan
Level 4 : Wednesday
19:30 to 21:00
29th July Review + Japanese for a trip to Japan
5th August Review + Japanese for a trip to Japan
19th August Review + Japanese for a trip to Japan
26th August Review + Japanese for a trip to Japan

Some degree of knowledge of Japanese is required

Level 1
for people who know the grammar content of
“Japanese for Busy People. Book 1”, Lessons 1-19
(or can understand and use the -masu form and the -te form of verbs).
Level 2
for people who know the grammar content of
“Japanese for Busy People. Book 1 + Book 2”, Lessons 1-6
(or can understand and use the -masu, -te, -ta, -nai forms and dictionary form of verbs).
Level 3
for people who know the grammar content of
“Japanese for Busy People. Book 1 + Book 2”, Lessons 1-10, or “Marugoto. Shokyu A2”
(or can understand and use the -masu, -te, -ta, -nai forms and dictionary form of verbs, and the complex sentences).
Level 4
for people who know the grammar content of
“Japanese for Busy People. Book 1 + Book 2”, “Genki. Book 2” Lesson 13-16, “Min’na no Nihongo. Book 2”
(or can understand and use the -te, -ta, -nai, dictionary, potential forms and volitional form of verbs, and the complex sentences).

 

1.2. English lessons for child & parent (in pair)

The purpose of this course is to build the basic of Japanese and English to be a bilingual. The lessons will be given in both languages and engage them by playing and reading. Besides, there will be tips how to let a child talk in both language at home. It will be group lessons, minimum 2 pairs of a parent and a child (under 3 years old).

More detailed information will be supplied on application to shoko.gibu@gmail.com

2. Japanese calligraphy (Shodo) and traditional Ink drawing (Sumi-e)

The summer courses in July and August

16 euros/lesson (a minimum of 3 people is needed to have a class)

Friday (19:00 -21 :00) Saturday (10 :20-12 :20)
3rd July
17th July
7th August
25th July
22th August

New course starting in September 2020!

The annual course (The first class will be on the 4th September)

Friday from 19:00-21:00 or Saturday from 10:20-12:20 (about once or twice a month)

There are 12 lessons from September to June. 

More detailed information will be supplied on application to mikiyoikeda@gmail.com
Tel.: 0494 62 62 20

3. Private koto lessons for all levels (japanese harp) [suspended]

Koto lessons with Gaho TAKAHASHI.
Workshop or lessons programmed a few times through the year.
All levels, lessons in French, English and Japanese.
Traditional and modern repertoire.

4. Private flute lessons for all levels

Weekly lessons, pay per lessons...
More details : https://www.kandanozomimusic.com/

Shinobue (japanese bamboo flute) lessons : 1 to 2 times / month
For all levels, Including individual lessons & group lessons depending on the level 
More details : https://www.kandanozomimusic.com/