• Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture is for beginners who are interested in Japanese language and culture, and who do not have any prior knowledge of the Japanese Language. Communicative language activities are provided and used within the context of Japanese settings, such as -traveling, shopping etc...


    • MARUGOTO Conversational Japanese for Everyone: Elementary 1 A2 Module 1

      The course is for those who have completed the Marugoto A1 Module 1 & 2 as well as the MOJI course and are interested in further developing their Japanese-language proficiency and understanding on Japanese culture. Communicative language activities are provided and used within the context of Japanese settings.



      June 15, 2015 – July 23, 2015

      (Mondays and Thursdays)


      6:20p.m. – 8:30p.m.


      The Japan Foundation, Manila

      Tuition Fee

      Php4,500.00 (inclusive of textbook)


      At least 17 years old

      Class size

      Minimum of 10 persons per class

      Maximum 16 persons per class


      The Japan Foundation, Manila

      23/F Pacific Star Bldg., Sen. Gil Puyat Ave., Cor. Makati Ave., Makati City

      TEL. # 811-6155~58  FAX # 811-6153  E-mail: email@jfmo.org.ph
      Download MARUGOTO A1 Module 2-1 Flyer
      MARUGOTO A1 Module 2-1 Application Form


      At the end of the course, learners will be able to:


      1.    Understand sentences and frequently used expressions related to areas of most immediate relevance, e.g. very basic personal and family information, shopping, local geography, employment.

      2.    Communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters.

      3.    Describe in simple terms aspects of his/her background, immediate environment and matters in areas of immediate need.

      Submit duly accomplished application form with preferred placement test schedule to Ms. Kimy Tanmo at nihongo1@jfmo.org.ph by May 27, 2015 (Wednesday).

      Those who have NOT taken the “Marugoto: Japanese Language & Culture A1 Course” and “Moji Course” are required to take a Placement Test  / Interview, with schedule options from 3:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on either May 28 (Thursday) or June 1 (Monday). (Subject to availability)

      For those who passed the “Moji Course”, deadline of enrollment is on June 5, 2015 (Friday).