LANGUAGE CLASS

Regular Class Information

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For those attending classes, we would be happy to introduce you to a babysitter.

It’s language made easy by the JAS of NJ. We want you to learn at your own pace and have fun in the process. You will learn from our most qualified teachers who are each certified in their native languages. You will always leave class with a smile on your face! Just follow these simple steps and begin mastering the language of your desire!

Choose a language:

English    Japanese     French     Spanish     Korean

Choose your schedule:
  • General conversation
  • Conversation for traveling abroad
  • Grammar/vocabulary touch-up
  • Writing business letters
  • Writing research papers and essays
  • Exam preparation (JLPT)
Choose your schedule:
  • Hours
    • Monday~Friday from 9:30 am ~ 7:00 pm
    • Saturday from 9:30 am ~ 3:30 pm
  • Private and Semi-Private lessons available:
    • At school – during business hours
    • At home – throughout the day as well as after business hours
  • Monday through Saturday classes vary depending on size with no more than
    10 people per class. Please call for details.
Register:

Visit the “Membership” page, call us at 201-461-5133, or visit our office.
Checks and cash are acceptable as well as most credit cards (AMEX/Visa/Master Card).

Other Fees:

Registration is required. Please refer to the information about our membership program. Choose the type of program that is right for you then make your payment at the front desk. Payment of materials (books) is required.

Don’t know if the JAS of NJ lessons are right for you?

A one-hour trial lesson is available. For more information please call us at
(201) 461-5133 or E-Mail us at info@jasofnj.com or visit www.jasofnj.com.

JAPANESE CLASSES

JAS of NJ offers a unique language program designed for native English speakers that wish to become fluent in speaking and writing the Japanese language.  Students will learn Japanese through conversational interactions with our qualified and experienced language instructors who adopt practical modern day materials. Entertaining activities make for enthusiastic, friendly, and above all, relaxed environment.

12-WEEK x 6-SEMESTER BASIC/INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED LEVEL COURSE
The following levels of classes are 72-week long and each level (Basic, Intermediate, and Advanced) is divided into 6 semesters such as Basic I, Basic II, Basic III, Basic IV, Basic V, and Basic VI / Inter I, Inter II, Inter III, Inter IV, Inter V, and Inter VI / Advanced I, Advanced II, Advanced III, Advanced IV, Advanced V, and Advanced VI. Each semester is 12-week long. Course Fee: $300 / semester * The payment is due at the beginning of each semester. If you sign up for the six semesters when registering, you are eligible for 10% discount $1620 ($180 off). Tuition fees are non-refundable.  If you are unable to attend a class, makeup lessons are not available.  JAS of NJ does not provide refunds or class credit.
Admission is on a rolling basis, and students are welcomed to join at any time.
If you join in the middle of the course, we offer private tutoring to help you catch up. The private tutoring lessen fees come at an additional charge. More detailed information for one-on-one tutoring lesson can be found here.
You can download the course application form from here.

We offer one time try-out when you consider jumping in a class that has already started. You can sit in on a 1.5-hour class with already registered students in order to see how the class fits you. The try-out is $35. Registration is not required until you decided to sign up for the course.

2019 JAPANESE LANGUAGE COURSES

A NEW Weekday Evening BASIC Level Class will begin on February 27th.  The courses covers a Beginner level program, focusing on understanding introductory Japanese (grammar, vocabulary, practical phrases, writing and reading hiragana & katakana characters), and of course acquiring basic conversational skills. The Evening Basic class meets every Wednesday 6:30-8:00PM during the course period.

SATURDAY Intermediate and Advanced Level Classes now have openings.  The Advanced Level class meets 11:30AM-1:00PM every Saturday, and the Intermediate Level class meets 1:30-3:00PM every Saturday.

Wednesday Conversation class begins in January. This class is for those who are looking for more opportunities to speak Japanese in order to improve own conversational skills.

The red indicates new courses starting soon.

Weekday Weekend
DAY SESSION
Basic IV
9:30am-11:00am
Saturdays
Advanced V
11:30am-1:00pm
Saturdays
Intermediate VI
1:30pm-3:00pm
Saturdays
Conversation 1:00pm-2:00pm
Wednesdays
Weekday Weekend
EVENING SESSION Inter V
6:30pm-8:00pm
Thursdays

Basic II 6:30pm-8:00pm
Tuesdays
*New Basic
starts on 2/27
6:30pm-8:00pm
Wednesdays

 

ENGLISH CLASSES

REGULAR CLASS SCHEDULES/FEES

The following classes are given in a small group, and meet twice a week.  The tuition is for full-attendance on monthly basis. More detailed information about each level can be found here.

Class Date Fee
 Basic  Mon & Wed 10:00am-11:30am  $180/month
 Basic/Intermediate  Tue & Thu  11:00am-12:30pm  $180/month
 Intermediate  Tue & Thu  1:30pm-2:30pm  $180/month
 Intermediate/Advanced  Mon & Wed 1:30pm-2:30pm  $180/month
 Advanced  Mon & Wed 10:30am-12:00pm  $180/month

A one-time trial lesson is available for $25. No pre-registration is required for the trial.

Registration is required for the course.
- When enrolling in a group class that is already in session, you will only be charged from the time that you are enrolled.
- Special package discounts are available when purchasing three or six months  together (After package discounts are applied, no additional tuition fee will be charged even if there happens to be 9 lessons a month).

3 months (12 weeks) $540 $510 ($30 off)
 6 months (24 weeks)  $1,080 $980 ($100 off)

- The tuition fee must be paid by the last lesson of the previous month.
- Tuition fees are non-refundable.

SPECIAL CLASS SCHEDULES/FEES

♦ 12-Week Intensive English Course

This 12-week intensive course is designed for students who wish to improve their ability to communicate in English and achieve fluency in all areas of English.  Our classes focus on grammar, conversation, listening, pronunciation, and frequently used idioms.  Classes meet three times a week, 180 minutes per class.  Immerse yourself!  It’s the best way to learn English.

Start Date: Monday, Feb 25, 2019

 Date Mon, Wed, and Thurs (3 days/wk, 12 weeks)
Basic, Basic-Intermediate Level: 9:30am-12:30am
Intermediate, Advanced Level: 1:00pm-3:00pm
 Instructor JAS of NJ ESL Instructor
 Fees $2400 (not including textbooks and other course materials)

♦ NEW SAT Preparation Intensive Course I (Total 24 hrs, 120 min. per class)

This is a comprehensive preparation course for the new SAT. An SAT specialist provides techniques for using correct words and grammar, writing logically, and improving accuracy on  multiple choice questions. The course is targeted towards 10th through 12th graders. We also offer private lessons. For details, please direct inquiries to 201-461-5133.

Start Date: Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019, Saturday, Feb 23, 2019

 Date Wednesday 4:30-6:30pm,  Saturday 3:30-5:30pm
 Instructor TESOL certificate, M.A., TOEFL test rater Formerly public school ESL teacher, JAS of NJ ESL instructor
 Fees $980 (not including textbooks and other course materials)

♦ TOEIC Preparation Intensive Course

This course offers intensive instruction in English aimed at strengthening vocabulary and grammar.  You will also strengthen your listening comprehension by listening to a number of questions read at a conversational rate.  The course teaches writing patterns in business letters and advertisements, which often appear in reading comprehension tests.  Your self-study methods will become effective and you can expect to improve your test score significantly!  *The course is targeted for the TOEIC exam on February 4th, 2017.

Weekday Course Start Date: Feb 27 (Wed.)/Weekend Course Start Date: Feb. 23 (Sat.)

 Date Weekday: every Wed. (6 weeks) 7:00pm-9:00pmWeekend: every Sat. (6 weeks) 1:00pm-3:00pm
 Instructor TESOL certificate, M.A., TOEFL test rater, Formerly public school ESL teacher, JAS of NJ ESL instructor
 Fees $340 (not including textbooks and other course materials)
PRIVATE/SEMI-PRIVATE LESSONS/SKYPE LESSONS

The curriculum of private classes will be tailored to your personal needs, including: general conversation practice, vocabulary development, improvement of grammar, preparation for traveling abroad or any exams such as JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test), writing skills for business letters or research papers, etc. Lesson hours can be scheduled for your convenience, and cancellation or re-scheduling of your regular lesson time is possible with advanced notice.
The application for private/semi-private lessons is available here.

FEES

 No. of Hrs Registered  Private  Semi-Private
(2 persons)
Valid For
 Trial Lesson (1 Hr)  $50  $40  2 weeks
 10 Hrs  $55/Hr  $45/Hr  3 months
 25 Hrs  $49/Hr  $39/Hr  6 months
 50 Hrs  $45/Hr  $35/Hr  12 months

A one-hour trial Private lesson is available for $50, Semi-Private lesson is available for $40 per person.
No pre-registration is required for trial lessons. We do not offer a trial lesson through SKYPE.
The lesson-hour credit is not refundable and  transferable after registration.

LESSON SUBJECTS/CONTENTS

We offer Japanese, English, French, Spanish and Korean language classes. The curriculum will be designed for you based on what your needs and prior knowledge. Choose from conversation practice, vocabulary, grammar, conversation for traveling overseas, exam preparation, writing business letters or research papers, or other subjects that interest you. Just let us know what you would like to learn when you register.

LESSON HOURS
Standard hours are Monday~Thursday 9:30am~7pm, Friday and Saturday 9:30am~5pm.
Private and Semi-Private lessons may also be arranged outside the standard hours.

OTHER FEES
Registration is required. Please refer to our membership program page for more information. Choose your type of membership and make your payment at the front desk. Materials (books, handouts, etc) for each class may vary; payment of materials is required on the first day of class.

LESSON CANCELLATION POLICY
For cancellations and re-scheduling please be sure to e-mail the office at least 24 hours in advance. Same-day cancellations are non-refundable. If you have a Monday class be sure to e-mail by 3:00 pm on Friday.