Centre for Continuing Education

Japanese Course 301 (Level 9)

Japanese. Learn Japanese with us.

If you want to learn to speak Japanese, our Japanese classes are ideal for adult learners to enjoy a practical and social experience while you learn Japanese language and culture. Learn Japanese the smart way with Japanese courses at CCE, the University of Sydney.

Suitable for those who have completed all levels up to 204 or who have completed 195 hours of recent face to face tuition.


  • Talking about changes in sales/productivity
  • Talking about your dreams in the future
  • Talking about what to do in the event of a disaster
  • Talking about problems and explaining solutions
  • Asking for suggestions about how to solve problems
  • Giving directions
  • Using intransitive and transitive verbs
  • Giving a reason for rejecting an invitation

Prescribed text

Japanese for Busy People II Revised 3rd Edition (Textbook) (Kodansha International Ltd) ISBN10: 1-56836-386-9 | ISBN13: 978-1-56836-386-8

Japanese for Busy People II Revised 3rd Edition (Workbook) (Kodansha International Ltd) ISBN10: 1-56836-402-4 | ISBN13: 978-1-56836-402-5

Basic Kanji 500 Vol 1 New Edition by Chieko Kano, Yuri Shimizu, Hiroko Takenaka, and Eriko Ishii ISBN 9784893588821 and Basic Kanji 500 Vol 2 New Edition by Yuri Shimizu ISBN 9784893588838

Based on Chapters 13-15 of Japanese for Busy People II and Lessons 21 and 22 from Basic Kanji (Vol 1) and Lesson 23 and 24 (Vol 2).
The text is used for activities and forms the basis for consolidation and practice.

Textbooks should only be purchased after confirmation is received from us. This usually occurs up to 5 days prior to commencement.

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What others say.

  • Probably the best Japanese course offered in Sydney.