Conversational Japanese Elementary 2 & 3

June 2, 2018 - August 4, 2018
Mānoa Campus, UHM Sakamaki B10 Add to Calendar

June 2 - Aug 4, 2018 • Sat • 9:00-11:45am • 10 mtgs

In addition to formal language instruction, classes include presentations of some of the cultural aspects of Japans and conversation practice. Learners often have the opportunity to interact with Japanese native speakers in class.

Elementary 2 follows lessons 7 through 12 and Elementary lessons 7+ of Japanese for Busy People, Volume I. Elementary 3 follows lessons 11 through 18 of Japanese for Busy People, Volume I.

Reina Hirose Horton was born in Honolulu and raised in Tokyo, Japan. She received her BA from Waseda University, where she studied Political science and also received a MA in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) from Hawaii Pacific University. She teaches Japanese to adult and young learners. Her current interests include motivation in language acquisition and the connection between language and identity.

Mineko White has taught Japanese classes at Kapi‘olani Community College, as well as for JAIMS, the Hawai‘i Department of Education, Honolulu Waldorf High School, and Damien Memorial High School.

Ticket Information
Early Bird Special $170 by 5/11/18; Regular $180, plus textbook, Japanese for Busy People, Vol I, 3rd Edition (Romanized Version)

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Outreach College Professional Programs, Mānoa Campus

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