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ISI Nagano is located in Ueda, a city in Nagano that is known for its beautiful nature and onsen. This school is the perfect option for students who wish to live in a smaller city surrounded by nature, but still be able to easily reach places like Tokyo and Osaka. As the campus is shared with a vocational school, students can also interact daily with Japanese students through shared culture festivals.
This school is of Medium-High Intensity which means that they teach material at a very efficient pace. In general, you can expect to study daily for about 2 hours outside of class, depending on your level. So if you're someone who is serious about Japanese and committed to learning quickly yet still want some free time, this school could be right for you!
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Since ISI Nagano campus is shared with a vocational school, there are Japanese students around, providing many opportunities to interact with them at school, during extracurricular activities and cultural festivals. After finishing the 2-year Japanese course, students can join the vocational school for a 2-year program. This way, ISI Nagano can offer a comprehensive education of 4 years, optimizing the possibilities offered by Japanese vocational schools.
Even if you’ve never studied Japanese before, that’s not a problem! You can start from scratch at this school.
The school provides support by posting available part-time jobs in the area and preparing you for the interview.
From preparing you for interviews to teaching you proper business Japanese, this school provides support for when you’re ready to join the Japanese workforce.
There will be English-speaking staff available to assist you with any issues that may arise during your time at the school.
Free Wifi is available to students.
Mix and mingle with your fellow students or do some last minute studying in the student lounge.
Located in Ueda, Nagano
This course is perfect for students who want to master the language in order to enter higher education. From the intermediate level onwards, students will also get to choose from preparation classes for the university entrance exam or JLPT exam in addition to their basic lessons.
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Course hours per week:15
Students will learn daily conversation and use honorific expressions in simple conversation. Students will focus on reading, writing, speaking and listening.
Students at this level will be able to understand newspaper articles, watch anime and TV shows and express their own opinions.
Students will be able to use various expressions, understand ambiguous expressions and express opinions more naturally.
Other Course Features
These JLPT classes will prepare you for levels N2 or N1. They will focus on teaching you techniques to pass the test and will focus on the different sections that you will encounter in the test.
This elective class prepares you for the EJU test, which is required for all students aiming to attend university in Japan.
In this elective class, you’ll practice speaking and listening to increase your overall verbal communication skills.
Tuition Cost Breakdown
Note: The fee for over 6 months includes the visa application fee
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