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Japanese Business Manners

For Entrepreneurs, Job Seekers, and Future Interns

Our Japanese Business Manners module includes six extra lessons per week. This module is for people who plan to do an internship in Japan or conduct business with Japanese clients. The course focuses on Keigo (Japan’s business language), the Japanese business mind, and corporate role-plays.

We will dig into the special features of this mysterious language, practice a lot of real-life formal situations, and you will master all the essential rules you need to know when conducting business in Japan. You will prepare for a variety of situations, such as:
•  Visiting a company and see how work is organized

•  Preparing for a job interview in a Japanese company

•  Understanding the hierarchy between superiors and trainees

•  Job hunting in Japan
Please Note:

- If a class has only one or two students, the weekly lessons will be adjusted from 20 to 15 private or semi-private classes at no additional cost. For more information, please check our Terms & Conditions here.

Module Details

12,000 JPY

per week

6 lessons per week (max 4 weeks)
Held on weekdays
Lessons for all levels of proficiency
Available all year round
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Objectives for a two-week
Beginner Course

This is only for orientation purposes. The actual classes will be adjusted to the needs and level of the students; hence they can vary from the outline below.

01. Understand what it means to do business with Japanese

02. Learn the right approach to polite communication

03. Become aware of the faux pas in Japanese business

04. Get familiar with the Japanese dining etiquette

05. Useful phrases and business manners

Course FAQs

How many classes will I have per week?

Our Japanese Business Manners module works as an addition to the Standard Japanese Course, which means you will be adding 6 lessons to the 20 lessons included in the Standard Course, for a total of 26 lessons per week.

Please note that you can only take this add-on for a maximum of 4 weeks.

What language will be used during class?

The main language of teaching is Japanese, yet our teachers understand English. 

Meiji Academy teachers are very experienced using communicative methods of language teaching, and they are experts at using different means, such as role-plays and mimics to ensure that even complete beginners are able to learn Japanese smoothly.

How long is a lesson?

A lesson is 50 minutes long. Students have small breaks in between classes so that they can relax or have a snack.

How much will I learn?

There is no limit! Our teachers are used to working with all types of students, and will make sure you learn as much about Japanese Business Manners as possible, so that you can achieve your career goals in Japan. 

We are always amazed by how fast students improve their language skills, and we will help you in any way possible so that you can reach your maximum potential.

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You might use various textbooks depending on the length of your stay and your previous knowledge. Visual media, manga, articles, and other supplemental material will be used in addition to textbooks to ensure you have a deeper understanding of the Japanese language in multiple contexts.
Complete Beginner

Marugoto Japanese Language and Culture Textbook - Beginner

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Advanced Beginner

Genki: An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese Book 1

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Genki: An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese Book 2

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Nihongo chuukyuu Training / Nihongo chuukyuu 301

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Chuukyuu wo manabou! / Nihongo chuukyuu 501

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Advanced Speaker

Selected materials and texts will be used

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Are you ready to come to Japan and embark on your adventure? Do you have any questions? Get in touch with us and receive a free estimate!
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