Through our planning and coaching specially tailored to you,
you can make sure you have study time every day and develop your language skills steadily and naturally.
Our courses are suitable for all levels from beginner to advanced.
They are designed to improve the four skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing.
You can not only learn grammar and vocabulary but also output what you have learned in compositions and video chats.
We look forward to studying with you.
The instructor makes a study plan for you, based on an understanding of your language goals and needs through communications on the chat platform. The plan may be revised as necessary depending on your progress.
To master a language, it is important to make time to be exposed to the language even a little every day. Our study plan and daily support help you to pace your studies well and learn a language efficiently.
Whenever you have questions about your assignments, feel free to ask them on the chat platform. Reading our answers and explanations is the quickest way to get clarification and deepen your understanding.
Compositions and video chats are good opportunities for you to produce output. You can check your comprehension through output activities. Our feedback will motivate you to continue your studies.
Akiko Tanigaki is a native Japanese speaker. She has been teaching languages for more than 25 years. Her teaching method has been uniquely developed through her graduate studies in languages and linguistics; her own experience of learning more than five languages; her visits to language classrooms in Europe and in the U.S.; her simultaneous interpretation training; her career as an interpreter and translator; and her encounters with wonderful students from different countries.
Akiko’s academic background includes a Bachelor of Arts in English literature from Sophia University (1998), including an exchange program at Salzburg College, Austria (1996-97), and a Master of Human and Environmental Studies from Kyoto University (2000). After withdrawing from her doctoral course in 2001, she started her career using her language skills. Based on her work experience at the Goethe Institut and other companies, she became a freelance translator/interpreter and worked with several agencies in Tokyo (2007-2015). Since 2016, she has been the COO of H&A Design, LLC. Having gained extensive teaching experience, she has been a passionate developer of new teaching methods.
|Standard plan||Monthly plan|
|Fee||JPY 48,400 (tax included)(JPY 12,100 per month)||JPY 14,520 (tax included)|
|Term||4 months||1 month|
|Planning + coaching||〇||〇|
|25-minute video chat (or real-time chat)||4 times × 4 months||4 times|
|Writing corrections||Once a day||Once a day|
|Follow-up questions(up to 50 words in English/100 characters in Japanese)||Once a day||Once a day|
＜Benefit from Standard Plan> First-time customers can receive a 10% discount (4,840 yen off). This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other discount.
Residents of Takarazuka are eligible for a 10% discount!
Please state whether or not you are a resident of Takarazuka when you apply.