Update : 2021-12-5
Open College "Japanese Courses for Foreigners" by Dokkyo University
Japanese courses are free as they are financilally maintained by Soka city.
But the registration fee (2,000 yen) is necessary, exclusively for the people who take any course for the first time.
The registration is valid all your life and no renewal is necessary.
* You can only apply for one of the three Japanese courses.
Please understand this is so more people can take advantage of this opportunity.
For details, see the Dokkyo University website (about Open College).
Also application guideline is available at Shogai Gakushu-ka (Lifelong Education Section), Komin-kans, Chuo Toshokan (Central Library) etc.
1.Kiso Nihongo (Basic Japanese) Introduction (First Half)
May 16 to July 11 (Saturday) 9 times 10:55 a.m. to 12:25 p.m.
Quota: 25 students Textbook: 2,500 yen +tax
2.Nihongo I (Japanese I) Upper-beginner level (First Half)
May 16 to July 11 (Saturday) 9 times 1:35 p.m. to 3:05 p.m.
Quota: 25 students Textbook: 2,500 yen+tax
3.Nihongo II (Japanese II) Intermediate level (First Half)
May 11 to July 6 (Saturday) 9 times 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Quota: 25 students Textbook: 2,400 yen+tax
By May 1st (Fri.) First-come-first-served basis
Dokkyo University Extension Center
Mon.-Fri.: 9:00-5:00 p.m. Sat.: 9:00 a.m. to noon