Japanese Classes in Tokushima
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Intermediate Class in Tokushima City Every Thursday from 19:00 - 20:30
Target level: Those who have completed Minna no Nihongo II (or equivalent)
Cost: 1200 yen per month
Text: Shin Nihongo no Chukyu
Contact: JTM Tokushima
tel. 088-625-8387
fax. 088-625-5113

e-mail: jtmtoku@nifty.com
At the Rodo Fukushi Kaikan 2F (Tokushima-shi, Showa-cho 3-35-1)
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TIA Japanese Class in Tokushima City Beginners I - every Thursday 15:00 – 16:30
Beginners II - every Tuesday 18:45 – 20:15
Beginners III – every Monday 17:30 – 19:00
Intermediate – every Tuesday 16:30 – 18:00
Classes in Tokushima City at TIA (Tokushima City International Association – not TOPIA!) TIA is located across the street and down the block to the right from the Seishonen Centre.

Komatsushima Japanese Classes Komatsushima International Association
Every Friday 19:00 – 20:30
One-on-one style
Fee: 1000 yen per month
Komatsushima Chuo Kominkan
Anan Japanese Classes Anan International Association

First semester ends on September 24
Second semester starts on October 1

Beginners Class
Minna no Nihongo I
Every Sunday, 10:00 – 12:00
Second semester will start from Chapter 1

Intermediate Class
Minna no Nihongo II
Every Sunday 10:00 – 12:00
Second semester will start from Chapter 26

Fee: 1000 yen per semester
Held at the Tomioka Kominkan
Awa Connection Classes in Tokushima City Elementary-Beginners' class: Every Thursday 19:00 - 20:30
Goal: Master hiragana, katakana, and begin to read simple kanji. Around JLPT Level 4

Beginner's Level Class:
Every Wednesday 17:00 - 18:30
Goal - master hiragana, katakana, and begin to read simple kanji. Around JLPT level 3-4

Intermediate Class:
Every Wednesday 18:45 - 20:15
For people who have finished Minna no Nihongo 1 and 2
Goal: Advance past everyday conversation and begin to be able to read Japanese newspapers and magazines.
Around JLPT level 2-3

Cost: 2000 yen per four classes
On the 3rd Floor of the Communication Centre for People with Disabilities (Tokushima Kenritsu Shogaisha Koryu Plaza 徳島県立障害者交流プラザ)in front of Tokushima Kogyo Koko

Awa Connection is also administering the J-Test. The next test date is September 15. Get in touch by e-mail if you want more information about writing the J-test. (J-test is different than the JLPT. see http://j-test.jp/jtest/ for more info)
Classes are held at the brand new Tokushima Communication Centre for People with Disabilities (http://www.kouryu-plaza.jp/top.htm) which is right near Tokushima Kogyo High School.
access map (in Japanese) here: http://www.kouryu-plaza.jp/map.html
088-633-2242 (fax)     awaconnection2005@yahoo.co.jp   http://www.geocities.jp/awaconnection2005/
Mima Japanese Classes Japanese Lessons hosted by NPO "Mima no Sato"

First semester: April to September (last class is September 10)
Second semester: October to March
(both have 20 classes total)

Every Sunday, 10:30 - 12:00
1000 yen per semester
Level: Minna no Nihongo I - currently at Chapter 8. Second semester will probably start from Chapter 10 or so.
Mima-shi Bunka Kaikan
Aizumi Japanese Classes Aizumi International Association

Every Thursday, 19:00 - 20:30
Current semester ends in mid-September.
New Semester will start in mid-October.
Details of level, etc. for the new semester are yet undecided.
Fee: 1000 yen per semester.
Aizumi-cho Shakai Fukushi Centre
Yoshinogawa City Japanese Classes Yoshinogawa International Association

Classes are basically free, but you may be charged for photocopy costs

Ichiba Community Centre
Every Sunday, 10:00 - 12:00
various levels

Kamojima - Yoshinogawa City Bunka Kenshu Centre
Every Friday - 19:00 - 21:00
This is a class to prepare for the Japanese Proficiency Test

also at the Bunka Kenshu Centre:
Every Sunday from 13:00 - 15:00
Various Levels

Ishii-cho Rojin Fukushi Centre
Every Sunday 13:00 - 15:00
Various Levels

Kamiita Kominkan
Every Friday 19:00 - 21:00
Various Levels

Japanese Lessons in Minami-cho Time:
Every Sunday, 14:00 – 15:30

Minami-cho Hiwasa Kominkan (Aza Teramae 153-1, Okukawauchi, Minami-cho)
Tel. 0884-77-0028

Isao Nishitani (from JTM Tokushima)

Fee: Free

Text: Minna no Nihongo I (provided to students for a reduced rate of 1000 yen)

How to apply: Send a postcard or fax with your: 1. name, 2. address, 3. telephone number and e-mail, 4. nationality, 5. characters you can read (ie. katakana, hiragana, kanji) 6. how long you have studied Japanese (ie. not at all, 3 months, one year, etc.) 7. If you will need to purchase a text
Send this to the Minami-cho International Exchange Association
(Japanese, English, or Chinese OK)
You can also apply at TOPIA in Tokushima City

7. Address: Minami-cho Kokusai Koryu Shien Kyogikai
Aza Honson 18-1, Okugawauchi, Minami-cho
tel. 0884-77-3616 (Kishimoto – in Japanese)
tel. 0884-77-3611 (Yamaoka – in English)
fax. 0884-77-1666

8. Presented by: Tokushima Prefecture (Cultural and International Affairs Division)

9. Hosted by: Minami-cho International Exchange Association
Minami-cho Kokusai Koryu Shien Kyogikai
Aza Honson 18-1, Okugawauchi, Minami-cho

fax. 0884-77-1666

tel. 0884-77-3616 (Kishimoto – in Japanese) or 0884-77-3611 (Yamaoka - in English)

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