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Course Materials

Course materials are not included in the course fee and can be purchased from the SOAS bookshop bookshop@soas.ac.uk

Please note following the publication of the new edition of the main textbook for our Beginners 1 and Beginners Accelerated courses, there are minor changes to the course materials used. Please make sure you purchase the right version of the course book below.

This information is correct at the time of compiling. SOAS reserves the right to make amendments where necessary. (March 2014)

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Course
Term
Materials
Book/ CD
Author
Publisher
ISBN
Beginners I1Shin Nihongo no Kiso Kana WorkbookBook 3A Network4-906224-28-8
 1,2,3Minna no Nihongo I Textbook 2nd editionBook/CD 3A Network4-883196-03-8
 1,2,3Minna no Nihongo I Grammar Notes 2nd editionBook 3A Network4-883196-04-6
       
Beginners Accelerated1Shin Nihongo no Kiso Kana WorkbookBook 3A Network4-906224-28-8
 1,2,3Minna no Nihongo I Textbook 2nd editionBook 3A Network4-883196-03-8
 1,2,3Minna no Nihongo I Grammar Notes 2nd editionBook 3A Network4-883196-04-6
 2, 3Basic Kanji Book Volume IBook Bonjinsha4-89358-091-4
       
Beginners II1, 2, 3Basic Kanji Book Volume IBook Bonjinsha4-89358-091-4
 1, 2, 3Minna no Nihongo I TextbookBook 3A Network4-88319-102-8
 1, 2, 3Minna no Nihongo I Grammar NotesBook 3A Network 4-88319-107-9
       
Lower Intermediate I1, 2, 3Minna no Nihongo II Main TextBook 3A Network4-88319-103-6
 1, 2, 3Minna no Nihongo II Grammar NotesBook 3A Network4-88319-108-7
 1, 2Basic Kanji Book Volume IBook  Bonjinsha4-89358-091-4
 3Basic Kanji Book Volume IIBook  Bonjinsha4-89358-119-8
       
Lower Intermediate II1, 2, 3Minna no Nihongo II Main TextBook  3A Network4-88319-103-6
 1, 2, 3Minna no Nihongo II Grammar NotesBook  3A Network4-88319-108-7
 1, 2, 3Basic Kanji Book Volume IIBook  Bonjinsha4-89358-119-8 
       
Lower Intermediate Accelerated1, 2, 3Minna no Nihongo II Main TextBook 3A Network4-88319-103-6
 1, 2, 3Minna no Nihongo II Grammar NotesBook 3A Network4-88319-108-7
 1Basic Kanji Book Volume IBook Bonjinsha4-89358-091-4
 2, 3Basic Kanji Book Volume IIBook Bonjinsha4-89358-119-8
       
Intermediate1, 2, 3Chuukyuu e IkouBook  3A Network4-88319-327-6
 1, 2Basic Kanji Book Volume IIBook  Bonjinsha4-89358-119-8
 2, 3Intermediate Kanji Book Volume IBook  Bonjinsha4-89358-356-5
       
Conversational J for Intermediate Learners1, 2, 3Materials are supplied by SOAS Language Centre    
       
Upper Intermediate1, 2, 3Bunka Chukyu Nihongo IBook  Bunko Gaikokugu Senmon Gakko 
 1, 2, 3Intermediate Kanji Book Volume IBook  Bonjinsha4-89358-356-5
       
Lower Advanced1, 2, 3Bunka Chukyu Nihongo IIBook Bunko Gaikokugu Senmon Gakko  
 1Intermediate Kanji Book Volume IBook Bonjinsha4-89358-356-5
 1, 2, 3Intermediate Kanji Book Volume IIBook Bonjinsha4-89358-489-2
       
Advanced1, 2, 3Intermediate Kanji Book Volume IIBook Bonjinsha4-89358-489-2
       
Higher Advanced1, 2, 3There is no set text for this course    
       
Japanese Language Proficiency Preparation Level N1 Nihongo nouryoku shiken N1 yosou Mondai-shuu
(kaiteiban)
Book+CD Kokushokan-
koukai
4336053497
Japanese Language Proficiency Preparation Level N2 Nihongo nouryoku shiken N2 yosou Mondai-shuu Book+CD Kokushokan-
koukai
4336051608
Japanese Language Proficiency Preparation Level N3 Nihongo nouryoku shiken N3 yosou Mondai-shuu
(kaiteiban)
Book+CD Kokushokan-
koukai
4336053510
Japanese Language Proficiency Preparation Level N4 Nihongo nouryoku shiken N4 yosou Mondai-shuuBook+CD Kokushokan-
koukai
4336052186
Japanese Language Proficiency Preparation Level N5 Nihongo nouryoku shiken N5 yosou Mondai-shuuBook+CD Kokushokan-
koukai
4336053534