The Japanese Lower Improvers course is suitable for students who have already studied Japanese for three or four terms or who have completed approximately 60 hours of tuition. The programme is suitable for students who can read and write Hiragana and Katakana confidently and who have just started to learn Kanji.
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The Japanese Lower Improvers course revises and builds on previous learning. It aims to develop all four skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing. Students will develop their confidence in communication in practical situations.
The Japanese Lower Improvers course helps students make the transition from studying at Beginners to improvers Level. Students will start to learn more linguistic structures and vocabulary, which will help them communicate more successfully in Japanese.
Please read the following guide on how to make an application to Hills Road. The process is different depending on your current school and whether it is listed on MyChoice16, the application platform.
Important! Following the application closing date in January, your predicted grades cannot be changed unless your school has made a data error.
If you attend a Cambridge Area Partnership (CAP) school, or your school is listed on MyChoice16, you must follow the application guidance given to you by your school.
Your application will be made through the MyChoice16 website. Please do not create a new account if your school is listed on MyChoice16.
The application deadline is 9 January 2024.