Combined your Japanese language course with guided activities and excursions.
Discover the traditions and culture of Fukuoka, Tokyo and Kyoto.
Each Saturday students follow three, 2 hour sessions. Each weekend covers a different range of activities, on a 4 week cycle. Students can either book a short Japanese & Traditional Culture programme or incorporate this within a longer term programme.
|In Fukuoka:||explore the Rakusui Japanese Gardens|
|visit the Tocho Temple|
|learn the art of Kimono dressing|
|take a Calligraphy class|
|In Tokyo:||visit the Zojo-ji Buddhist Temple|
|explore the Imperial Palace|
|learn the secrets of the tea ceremony|
|make traditional Japanese paper|
|In Kyoto:||visit the Kinkakuji Temple|
|explore the Sanjusangendo Temple|
|take a Katana Sword class|
|enjoy a Japanese cookery class|
|Course duration:||01 – 04 weeks|
|Levels:||Beginner to Advanced|
|Course offered:||Throughout the year|
|Lesson duration:||50 minutes|
|Maximum per class:||8 students|
|Japanese course:||Monday to Friday|
20 lessons per week
16 yrs (Tokyo/Kyoto)
Example / FUKUOKA
You will have the chance to participate in or experience some of the following: kimono wearing, ceramics decoration, tea ceremony preparation, calligraphy writing, flower arranging, Japanese cookery, dance and theatre trips, military arts classes(e.g. aikido), religion/spirituality, customs.
|Example of Saturday Activities|
|1st week||Lecture A||Touchou Temple||Kushida Shrine|
|2nd week||Lecture B||Calligraphy||Tea ceremony|
|3rd week||HAKATA Traditional Craft|
|4th week||Hakata Doll Painting||Katana Sword Class||Yusentei Japanese gardens|
|5th week||Monochrome Painting||Wrapping Class||Cooking|