Japanese for Beginners

Dates:February 5 - March 4, 2024
Meets:M from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (No Class 2/19)
Location:United Lutheran Seminary, 7301 Germantown Ave.
Cost: $64.00

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

This enjoyable introduction to the Japanese language is designed to benefit those interested in Japanese arts, culture and travel. Learn the fundamentals of conversational Japanese, how to read the Japanese phonetic alphabet (Hiragana), and how to recognize some common pictographs (Kanji). At the end of the class in celebration of our progress we shall create a short poem known as a Haiku.
Fee: $64.00

Fee Breakdown

Category Description Amount
Course Fee (Basic)Course Fee$ 64.00
Optional FeeDonation (optional)$ 0.00

United Lutheran Seminary, 7301 Germantown Ave.

All MALT Classes take place in the Brossman Center for Education. A map of the campus can be found here: https://assets.website-files.com/5ef7c7ab36fe0248900a03d2/5ef7c7ab36fe026f640a051f_ULS%20Philadelphia%20Map.jpg

A map of the Brossman Center classrooms can be found here: https://mtairylearningtree.org/wp-content/uploads/ULS-Classroom-Map-for-MALT-1.pdf

Route 23 bus stops at Germantown Avenue & Allens Lane, right in front. The Chestnut Hill East train stops 1.5 blocks away at Gowen Avenue & Devon Street. The Chestnut Hill West train has a stop called Allens Lane, about 2 blocks away at Allens Lane & Cresheim Road.

Makiko Goto-Widerman

is a graduate of Showa Women's University in Japanese literature and language and has taught Japanese language at a Japanese school in Princeton, NJ. She has organized award-winning homestay tours to Japan, is a graduate of UMass Amherst's Arts Interdisciplinary Studies program, offers workshops in floral design, including Ikebana, and champions the art of traditional Japanese cooking.
Date Day Time Location
02/05/2024Monday6:30 PM to 8 PM United Lutheran Seminary, 7301 Germantown Ave.
02/12/2024Monday6:30 PM to 8 PM United Lutheran Seminary, 7301 Germantown Ave.
02/26/2024Monday6:30 PM to 8 PM United Lutheran Seminary, 7301 Germantown Ave.
03/04/2024Monday6:30 PM to 8 PM United Lutheran Seminary, 7301 Germantown Ave.

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