Q: How long is the class?
A: Regular sessions meet for 15 total class hours over 10 weeks. Special sessions meet for 10 total class hours over 5 weeks.
Q: Where are the classes?
A: Classes are held at William Way Community Center ( 1315 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19107).
Q: What is the best way to get there?
A: William Way Community Center is located conveniently in Center City. It is easily accessible by all forms of public transportation. There are numerous parking garages located within a 4 block radius. Limited metered street parking is also available in the area.
Q: Can I bring my own textbooks?
A: You don’t have to purchase your textbooks from JASGP, but please be sure the you buy the correct edition of the books. The ISBN for the textbooks are as follows:
Genki I: 978-4-7890-1440-3
Genki I workbook: 978-4-7890-1441-0
Genki II: 978-4-7890-1443-4
Genki II workbook: 978-4-7890-1444-1
An Integrated Approach to Intermediate Japanese: 978-4-7890-1307-9
An Integrated Approach to Intermediate Japanese workbook: 978-4-7890-1308-6
Q: Is there an age requirement/limit?
A: Students must be 18 years of age to participate.
Q: What is your refund/cancellation policy?
A: Classes canceled due to low enrollment (under 6 students) will receive full refunds. No refunds will be given past the registration deadline for students who wish to withdraw from class.
Q: Can I change classes?
A: You may switch to another offered class if your teacher agrees, but you must do so prior to the 3rd class meeting.
Q: Do I get credit for these classes?
A: JASGP is not an accredited institution. Students who satisfactorily complete the class can receive a certificate of completion upon request.
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