Centre for Continuing Education

Japanese Course 302 (Level 10)

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COVID-19 update: arrangement of our courses

We are now delivering courses both online and in-person. Please check the delivery format for each class before you enrol.

Please note that course materials for all classes (excluding prescribed textbooks) are shared electronically within 48 hours of a course starting. Printing is not available.

Level A2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR)

This course will further develop your ability to read, speak, listen and write Japanese by covering themes such as giving advice about travelling based on personal experience, reading a questionnaire about a tour, asking a question at a staff meeting and inquiring about the time and venue of an event. It follows the content in the prescribed text for reference and practice between sessions.

Suitable for those who have completed all levels of Japanese up to 301 or 220 hours of recent face-to-face tuition.


By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • give advice about seasonality for the purpose of a trip
  • provide feedback/comment on a tour you have taken
  • make a simple speech as the MC of an event (using notes)
  • write down the information necessary to register as a volunteer for an event
  • write a New Year’s greeting card.


This course covers the following topics:

  • Ask/tell a friend what a sightseeing spot is like
  • Talk about the transportation you used during a trip
  • Talk about which tour you are interested in going on at your hotel
  • Ask your friend to help as a volunteer at an event
  • Talk about what you usually do during the New Year’s holidays and what you think about it

Intended audience

Suitable for A2 level students, those who have completed all levels of Japanese up to 301 or those who have completed 220 hours of recent face-to-face or online tuition.

Delivery style

Delivered as a series of interactive workshops where active participation is encouraged.

Prescribed text

Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture Elementary 2 A2 (Coursebook for Communicative Language Activities), SANSHUSHA Publishing Co., Ltd. 1st Edition: October 2014
ISBN 978-4-384-05756-0 C0081

Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture Elementary 2 A2 (Coursebook for Communicative Language Competence), SANSHUSHA Publishing Co., Ltd. 1st Edition: October 2014
ISBN 978-4-384-05757-7 C0081

Based on Chapters 5-9 of the above textbooks. These texts are used for activities and form the basis for consolidation and practice.

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

Suggested textbook suppliers


Language Book Centre

Take your enrolment confirmation and a copy of this page to the Language Book Centre to receive a 10% discount off the price of the recommended text.

Please note that in some cases, our suggested supplier may not stock your prescribed text. Please check stock availability prior to signing up for any membership.

Books Kinokuniya

Students can receive a 20% discount off the price of the prescribed texts when purchasing them online here and entering the coupon code "marugoto-sydney'.

Please note

Selected courses that teach spoken language may include use of language immersion (course instruction in the selected language) as part of the training strategy.


Language courses are offered in four terms each year during January, April, July and October.

Apply for the language repeat discount.

What others say.

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