• 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 Japanese for Beginners A1 Module 2

      Are you interested in Japanese culture? Do you know a little Nihongo and would like to improve your speaking skills? Then the MARUGOTO A1 Module 2 course is for you!


      November 29, 2016 – January 31, 2017
      (Tuesday & Thursday)


      6:20 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.


      The Japan Foundation, Manila

      Tuition Fee

      Php 3,800
      (For new students: additional Php600 for textbook)


      At least 17 years old

      Class size

      Maximum of 16 persons per class
      Minimum of 10 persons per class

      Inquiries 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 1.  MARUGOTO Starter A1 Module 2 Flyer
      2.  MARUGOTO Starter A1 Module 2 Application Form

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

      1.     Understand and use familiar every day expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of needs of a concrete type, such as how to get to a destination, how to do some shopping.

      2.     Ask and answer questions about personal details such as one’s hobby and schedule.

      3.     Express one’s feelings and preferences.

      4.     Interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.


      For those who have NOT taken “Marugoto Japanese Language & Culture A1 Module 1”, please submit the duly accomplished application form to Ms. Kimy Tanmo (nihongo1@jfmo.org.ph) together with your preferred time and date for the qualifying level check test and interview on/before November 18, 2016 (Friday).

      Schedule for qualifying level check test and interview: (Subject to availability)

      November 21, 2016 (Monday) / November 22, 2016 (Tuesday), 2:30pm to 5:00pm

      *Candidates should be able to introduce one’s self in simple Japanese (name, occupation, family, house, daily routine, etc.)