Nihongo for Young People

Basic Japanese Language for Teens

Nihongo for Young People is an outreach program open to young people (Ateneo and non-Ateneo students) from 13 to 19 years old.
Our goal is to promote the understanding of Japan through its language in the young generation.
Classes are held during the summer months. For Summer 2020, please see schedule HERE.
What can you learn?
Nihongo for Young People is a course for beginners. It focuses on basic communication skills, particularly through speaking and listening. The course also introduces a basic knowledge of Japanese characters for everyday use in Japan.
At the end of the course, you will be able to:
- Use basic Japanese in a variety of everyday situations
- Express your ideas in simple Japanese
- Understand what you are told in Japanese
- Recognize basic Japanese characters, especially Hiragana
Registration and Payment
- A filled out registration form should be sent to the JSP office with the fee at least three (3) days before the module starts.
- Course fee: P3,500 (inclusive of textbook and materials)
                       P2,000 (for children of ADMU faculty and staff - limited to 5 slots/class)
- Checks should be payable to Ateneo de Manila University
   For Metrobank over-the-counter payments, please fax to us the validated Metrobank Payment Slip with your registration form.
   Payment Details:
                    Company Name: Ateneo de Manila University
                    Subscriber Name: Name of Enrollee
                    Reference Number: NYP
                    Subscriber Number: 188
- For payments at the Ateneo Cashier's office, please fill up a Turnover Report with the following details:
            Payer: Name of Enrollee
            Amount: Px,xxx
   Submit a copy of the Official Receipt to JSP with your duly accomplished Registration Form.
* Schedule may change due to a typhoon or other unexpected events.
** Refund for withdrawal 3 days before classes start will be 50% of the fee paid.   There will be no more refund for withdrawal once the classes start, except in situations where the class the student signed up for is dissolved, refund for this is 100%. Enrolled students will not be allowed to defer to the next cycle once classes have already started.
For further inquiries, please contact:
 Japanese Studies Program
 Telephone: (632) 426-6001 local 5248/5249
 Telefax: (632) 376-0966
Download Registration Form here: