Japanese Language Starter Kit

Lighthearted and Easy to Remember | Master Japanese Alphabet Hiragana & Katakana and Essential Greetings
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921 students
Created by Noriko Hara

What you'll learn

  • Able to read hiragana and katakana letters.
  • Able to write hiragana and katakana letters.
  • Understand the Japanese writing systems.
  • Master various sounds based on the basic hiragana and katakana letters.
  • Able to use essential and useful greetings for communications.
This course includes:
2.5 total hours on-demand video
0 articles
9 downloadable resources
49 lessons
Full lifetime access
Access on mobile and TV
Certificate of completion

Course content


  • No experience of learning Japanese is needed. Just relax and start your journey!



Our Japanese starter kit for beginners is here to guide you on an exciting journey of discovery and learning.

  • ひらがな (hiragana) is the most basic Japanese script. It represents every sound in the Japanese language.

    Hiragana is the foundation of the Japanese writing system and is essential for reading, writing, and understanding the language. By mastering hiragana, you will unlock the ability to read and pronounce words accurately, enabling you to communicate more effectively in Japanese.

  • カタカナ (katakana) is one of the three scripts used in the Japanese writing systems, alongside hiragana and kanji.

    It is used for loanwords, foreign names, onomatopoeias and scientific terms. Katakana letters has the same sounds as hiragana counterparts and have more angular shapes than hiragana letters.

  • Greetings in Japanese

    The Japanese language places a strong emphasis on politeness and respect. When learning Japanese, it is important to start with the basics of greetings. You will learn the basic greeting phrases are commonly used in daily conversations.

Whether you’re an absolute beginner or have a basic understanding of Japanese, this starter kit is designed to provide you with a solid foundation to build upon. We believe that learning a new language should be an enjoyable experience, so we’ve created a course that is both educational and fun.

Who this course is for:

  • Anyone who likes anime, manga or is interested in Japanese.
  • Beginners who are curious about Japanese culture.
  • People who are visiting Japan.
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