Learn Japanese

Australia no minasan, konnichi wa!

Learn Japanese for everyday situations. We offer Japanese courses that are interactive, communicative and affordable. Step into IML's virtual classroom, where you will learn from a qualified Japanese tutor and meet like-minded language students. All IML Japanese language lessons are delivered live via the Zoom video conferencing software. Our classes are open to the general public, and have no pre-requisite or placement tests. Simply enrol online and receive your Zoom course link.

Everyone is welcome!

At IML, the choice of level is based on self-assessment. You can find out which IML language course best meets your learning goals by reading course descriptions or checking our Level Guide.

IML language classes are some of the most affordable in Brisbane. Enrol by the enrolment due date to take advantage of the early bird fee. All fees are payable in full at time of enrolment. As IML courses are not accredited, they are not eligible for HECS payments. 

Survival courses: Early bird fee: $199 (only $16.58/hr), Full fee: $220

Conversation: Early bird fee: $245 (only $13.60/hr), Full fee: $270

Short Course for Beginners: Early bird fee: $345 (only $21.56/hr), Full fee: $380

Year, Accelerated, Sem 1 & Sem 2 Only courses: Early bird fee: $549 (only ~$12/hr), Full fee: $599 

Summer Intensive: Early bird fee: $549 (only $13/hr) , Full fee: $599

IML Japanese courses for Beginners

If you are new to face-to-face Japanese study, you can choose from one of the following options, depending on your availability and learning objectives. Survival and Short Courses focus on speaking and listening skills. The Scripts course aims to have students able to recognise and read the two basic Japanese alphabets - hiragana and katakana. Level 1A+B offers more in-depth study of Japanese, including speaking, listening, reading and writing skills, and will prepare you for a Level 2A+B course.

Prospective students

Other IML Japanese Programs

High School Program

For students in the Senior phase of learning (Year 11 and 12) who wish to enrich their knowledge and enhance fluency of expression. Program content is based on themes and topics specified in the Qld Curriculum & Assessment Authority (QCAA) Senior Syllabi and in the International Baccalaureate program (IB).

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Japanese for Teachers

For teachers and prospective teachers of Years 11-12 Japanese. Course content is based on the new QCAA Japanese 2019 Senior Syllabus (Kanji, vocabulary, cultural aspects and activities relevant to associated topics, with a focus on Units 2-4). Japanese language use: 90-100% immersion.

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Get in touch

If you have any questions about UQ-IML language courses, please contact our friendly Student Services Team.

Email: iml@uq.edu.au

Telephone: (07) 3346 8200

 

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