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Steps in Japanese for Beginners

Waseda University via edX XSeries


This program is designed for a Japanese beginner to learn how to express basic ideas in Japanese, by using simple vocabulary and sentence patterns commonly used in college life.

For this purpose, the course will provide video lectures/practice and quizzes to help learn Japanese conversation, grammar, and vocabulary. Also, discussion forums about the Japanese language and culture are available through the program.

Learn the language and cultural values of Japan through conversation and expand your world.


Courses under this program:
Course 1: Steps in Japanese for Beginners1 Part1

Learn basic Japanese expressions to survive in Japanese.

Course 2: Steps in Japanese for Beginners1 Part2

Learn how to acquire essential information, as well as how to convey information to others.

Course 3: Steps in Japanese for Beginners1 Part3

Learn important words and phrases for building relationships with other people.


Taught by

Yukiyo HAMAKAWA, Naoko Kinoshita and Kaori Sano

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