What's new

Apr. 15, 2014

Publication of A2-1
The official Japanese coursebooks of the Japan Foundation
                  following the "Starter A1"

"Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture (Elementary 1 A2)"
  ・Coursebook for communicative language activities
  ・Coursebook for communicative language competences
These two coursebooks will be released in the beginning of June, 2014.

 In addition, the publication launch seminar is planning to be held in Tokyo in the end of
 June, 2014. Further details will be announced later.

Mar. 26, 2014

 New banners of this official portal page has been added!
 Feel free to link to this page and you can use the banners below.
   

Feb. 10, 2014

Marugoto: Japanese language and culture Starter A1 Poster
The official Japanese coursebooks of the Japan Foundation
"Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture (Starter A1)"
A poster has been completed.

Please click on the image(A4 size scaled-down version) to watch the PDF file.

Dec. 25, 2013

Marugoto(A1) Search Inside
"Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture (Starter A1)"
Katsudoo and Rikai began showing pages of some contents.
Please see the following web sites!

Katsudoo 】  【 Rikai

Dec. 16, 2013

 The PR video of "Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture (Starter A1)"
 has been uploaded on the YouTube. Marugoto_PR_Video 

 Please take a look at this website.

Dec. 15, 2013

Thanks(Osaka)
 We sincerely thank you for participating the publication launch seminar
 in Osaka on December 14, 2013. It was very popular, and this seminar
 ended successfully. We continue and plan the holding of the seminar.
 Please anticipate that!!

Dec. 04, 2013

 The acceptance was finished. Thank you for a much participation application!
 We still have some seats of the publication launch seminar to be held in Osaka
 on Saturday, December 14, 2013. Look forward to your entries.

Nov. 29, 2013

Nihongokyoiku Tsushin
In the following website, the JF Language Course using
"Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture" is introduced.
Please visit it!
              【Features on this website】
                Current Report on Japanese-Language Education around the Globe

Nov. 13, 2013

 The acceptance was finished. Thank you for a much participation application!
 The publication launch seminar will be held in Osaka on December 14, 2013.

  ●Seminar Theme●
   Japanese educational practice seminar for communities
    - The practical use of the official Japanese coursebooks of the Japan Foundation
                  "Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture (Starter A1)" -
  ●Date●
   Saturday, December 14, 2013 from 14:00 to 16:30 (The doors open at 13:30)
  ●Venue●
   Public Interest Incorporated Associations Kokuminkaikan,
             Muto Memorial Hall "THE LARGE ROOM"  

  More details can be found here (Only displayed in Japanese). The publication launch seminar(Osaka) Applications Now Open

Nov. 11, 2013

Thanks(Tokyo)
 We sincerely thank you for participating the publication launch seminar
 in Tokyo on November 9, 2013. It was very popular.
 Therefore that seminar is planning to be held in Osaka in the middle of
 December.  

 Further details will be announced at a later date.

Nov. 07, 2013

The overseas dealer

The information concerning the overseas dealer of "Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture (Starter A1)" has been published on website.

Please check here for more information.

Oct. 15, 2013

The acceptance was finished. Thank you for a much participation application!
The publication launch seminar will be held in Tokyo on November 9, 2013


 ●Seminar Theme●
  Japanese educational practice seminar for communities
   - The practical use of the official Japanese coursebooks of the Japan Foundation
                 "Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture (Starter A1)" -
 ●Date●  
  Saturday, November 9, 2013 from 14:00 to 16:30 (The doors open at 13:30)
 ●Venue●
  The Japan Foudation(Headquarters), JFIC Hall "SAKURA"

 More details can be found here (Only displayed in Japanese).
The publication launch seminar(Tokyo) Applications Now Open

Oct. 08, 2013

The publication launch seminar(Tokyo)

The publication launch seminar is planning to be held in Tokyo in the beginning of November.
Further details will be announced at a later date.

Oct. 02, 2013

Nihongokyoiku Tsushin
In the following website, "Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture (Starter A1)" is introduced. Please visit it!
【Features on this website】
               ・Nihongo Kyoiku News    ・Bookshelf

Sep. 20, 2013

Marugoto: Japanese language and culture Starter A1 Flyer(Front) Marugoto: Japanese language and culture Starter A1 Flyer(Back)
The official Japanese coursebooks of the Japan Foundation
"Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture (Starter A1)"
A flyer has been completed.

Please click on the images to watch the PDF file.

Sep. 13, 2013

Marugoto: Japanese language and culture Starter A1 Word book
It has released a complete set of the "Goicyoo(word book)" that collected words that are required to study "Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture (Starter A1)" Katsudoo and Rikai on the website.

Please download it from "learning resource library" website.

Sep. 9, 2013

Marugoto: Japanese language and culture Starter A1
The official Japanese coursebooks of the Japan Foundation have been released!
"Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture (Starter A1)"   
 Katsudoo: Coursebook for communicative language activities
                     (1,575 Yen incl. tax)
 Rikai: Coursebook for communicative language competences
                                (1,785 Yen incl. tax)

Sep. 9, 2013

 The official portal page of "Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture" is now open!
 From this portal page, you can access websites providing various resources,
 learning supports and purchase information.

 Feel free to link to this portal page and you can use the banner below.