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: International House Philadelphia, 3701 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104
Q: What is the best way to get there?
A: JASGP is conveniently located in University City and is easily accessible by public transportation. There is metered street parking in front of the buildinga and there are several nearby parking garages.
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: Classes are geared towards (18 & up). Special exemptions can be made for upper level high school students (16-17) upon request.
Q: What is your refund/cancellation policy?
A: Classes canceled due to low enrollment (under 6 students) will receive full refunds. Students canceling up to two weeks before the start of a session will be charged a $10 administrative fee. Students canceling within two weeks of the start of the session are not eligible for refunds.
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.
Question not answered? Send an email for prompt response.