S.M.i.L.E Niseko Japanese and English Language School S.M.i.L.E Niseko Japanese and English Language School

Japanese Language Courses

In this monolingual culture, Japanese Language is necessary to really understand Japanese people, their customs and to involve yourself in the community. 

Japanese society and Japanese language are inextricably linked. You will discover far more than communication in studying the Japanese language. 

 

Teacher & Qualifications

Yoshiko Bailey

Diploma in Teaching Japanese as Foreign Language (TJFL)

University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate, International Examinations.

Certificate in Teaching Japanese as Foreign Language (TJFL)

University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate, International Examinations.

Licensed to teach English in Japanese Junior High School


After teaching English in Japanese Junior High School for 5 years, Yoshiko moved to UK and studied how to teach Japanese as a Foreign language for 2 years. She was then employed to teach Japanese in UK state school system and in UK University. Yoshiko has taught over 200 individuals students in Niseko since 2007. Students levels range from complete beginner to preparation for the highest level of Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT).

 

Goal of courses

These courses are designed to enable learners to develop the four basic language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) in order to increase overall Japanese language ability. In the middle or at the end of this course, learners may take some tests to measure their achievement by Japanese Language Proficiency Test.

 

Courses

General Courses

Examination preparation courses