Centre for Continuing Education

Japanese Course 404 (Level 16)

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 403 or who have completed 370 hours of recent face-to-face tuition or the equivalent.



  • Inviting other people to do something together politely and casually
  • Accepting an invitation
  • Declining an invitation
  • Respect for seniors

Looking for a part-time job

  • Jobs for students and job interviews
  • Making a phone call
  • Inquiring about a part-time job
  • Leaving a message on the phone


  • Occasions for gift-giving
  • Humble expressions
  • Expressions when people give or receive gifts

Prescribed text

An Integrated Approach to Intermediate Japanese, Revsed Edition (Textbook and Workbook)
Based on Chapters 7–9 of the above text. The text is used for activities and forms the basis for consolidation and practice.

Intermediate Kanji Book Vol. 1, Bonjinsha (ISBN: 9784893588104)
Lessons 2 and 3 are also covered.

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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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.

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Please Note

Selected Language and Culture 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. Try our Language Proficiency Calculator to work out which language level is right for you.