Portuguese Courses

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Introduction to the course

Are you interested in learning Portuguese?
Our teachers are all native, professional and give classes in universities or other institutes.
Classes of various levels (from beginners to advanced level) are available.

[ Group lessons ]
* 80 minutes per class
* Minimum number of 4 people are needed to open a course.
[ How to register ]
Choose a class from our regular class schedule, and enroll to become a member.
If you are not able to find a suitable time schedule, please feel free to contact us.

Special benefits if you take group lessons at Tiempo!
1. Member discounts available for various events.
2. Dinner at Sancho Panza is 5% off by showing your membership card!

Tuition fee

¡Estudia con quien quieras!
Clases para 2 o 3 personas ideal para estudiar con tu amigo / -a y elige el horario que más te convenga.
Con profesorado nativo que se adaptará al ritmo de los estudiantes.

[ Semi-private lessons ]
* 60 minutes per class
* 2 or 3 people in a class
[ How to register ]
講師と日程、時間を調整し、月2回レッスン、4回レッスンでスケジュールを組んでいきます。

Tuition fee

¿Quieres ir a tu propio ritmo?
Con profesorado nativo de Latinoamérica y España con amplia experiencia que llevarán a cabo un seguimiento personalizado de tu avance en el estudio. Con material didáctico actual desarrollarás todas las destrezas necesarias para un aprendizaje total de la lengua.

[ Private one-on-one class ]
* 60 minutes per class [ How to register ]
We coordinate a private class with your professor.

Tuition fee

Tenemos el curso ideal para una compañía y sus empleados. Con todos los recursos que necesite para que los empleados de la empresa se desenvuelvan en el mundo laboral.
Tanto para grupos como para clases privadas. Llama y solicita un presupuesto. Nos adaptaremos a tus necesidades.

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Schedule of the lessons

November, 2020.

12 blocks per year, 4 lessons per block. Every tuition fee is per block. ( The schedule would be changed.)   Lesson Plan 2020

* We currently do not offer group lessons, but we will open new classes with 4 people registered. Please feel free to contact us.

• For private lessons and conversation lessons, please contact the secretariat to inform about your desired date and time.

Workshop & event related to Languages

Level up your understanding and conversation skills in Spanish!

Mrs. Monica Alvear, presently, Tiempo’s honorary chair, is also one of the center’s founding members and lecturers. Born in Santiago, Chile, she majored in education at the Preschool Faculty at the University of Education in Santiago.She is a veteran lecturer who has been teaching Spanish for ten years at Fukuoka University, Kyushu Sangyo University and Daiichi Keizai University, etc. after coming to Japan. Alvear not only teaches Spanish but also about Chilean dishes. Her “Monica's Cooking Class in Spanish", held every month, is also very popular.Now she is also in charge of a new kind of class in Spanish about classical to contemporary Spanish literature!
Would you like to improve your Spanish skills through literature and conversation in a relaxed atmosphere in the morning?Improve your reading comprehension and vocabulary while reading various authors' works, from classical literature such as Pablo Neruda, Garcia Márquez, Gustavo AdolfoBecquer to contemporary Spanish literature!
In addition, she will cultivate the ability of expression in Spanish through commentary, book reviews, and consideration of different works. Each topic is completed in one session at a time, so you can participate only on convenient days. Feel free to take the classes.
Join us for a Spanish lesson while reading aloud with Monica!

Saturdays, November 7th and 21st, 2020.   11:00 - 12:20
1 class: 2,600 yen / 2,400 yen (T.I. Member)
* Aimed to experienced Spanish speakers.

Professor: Monica Alvear

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Born in Santiago, Chile and as a long time Spanish language instructor, Monica Alvearalso has broad experience and knowledge of cooking, food culture and food coordination.In addition to learning recipes and cooking techniques, while using Spanish, you can learn about ingredients and kitchen utensils as well as table manners and table settings of various countries.Anyone can participate regardless of their cooking experience or level of Spanish! Men are also encouraged to participate.

Saturdays, November 14th and 28th, 2020.   11:00 - 13:00

1 class: 2,600 yen / 2,400 yen (T.I. Member)

* Ingredients fee: 800 yen
* Anyone can participate.

Professor: Monica Alvear

Saturday, November 3rd. 11:00 to 19:00
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Professor

Fukuoka's most experienced Language School with highly qualified native teachers.

Claudia Morikawa
(Brazil)

Hi, I’m Claudia Morikawa. I’m from Sao Paulo, Brazil with grandparents of Japanese, Italian, Black and Portuguese descent. In 1998 I came to Japan for the first time to study Japanese and became captivated by the language, the culture and the whole country. I love teaching and studying languages.

Tuition fees

Group lessons   (4 times/month, 1 class: 80 minutes tax included)

  Basis price Daytime Discount Student Discount Senior Discount
Monthly amount 9,500 yen 7,660 yen 4,750 yen 7,600 yen

• Daytime Discount: Group lessons for 4 people or more that finish by 6:30 p. m, from Monday to Friday. Make-up classes are available.

• 12 blocks per year, 4 lessons per block. Every tuition fee is per block.

• Those who take group lessons must be registered as Tiempo’s members. Non-members are required to pay an admission fee of 3,000 yen.

• The collection of tuition fees is outsourced to the Fukuoka Bank, and a withdrawal fee of 140 yen will be added each month.

 

Semi-private Lessons   (1 class: 60 minutes tax included)

  Basis price Daytime Discount Student Discount
2 to 3 people (4 times/month) 14,800 yen 11,860 yen 9,430 yen
2 to 3 people (2 times/month) 7,500 yen - -

• Those who take group lessons must be registered as Tiempo’s members. Non-members are required to pay an admission fee of 3,000 yen.

• Pay the fee in cash at Tiempo’s reception before the lesson starts.

 

Private Lessons   (1 class: 60 minutes tax included)

  Basis price Daytime Discount Student Discount
1 class 5,300 yen 4,790 yen 4,790 yen

• Those who take group lessons must be registered as Tiempo’s members. Non-members are required to pay an admission fee of 3,000 yen.

• Pay the fee in cash at Tiempo’s reception before the lesson starts.

Discounts

50% off for students up to 25 years old for all courses.

• Language (Spanish, italian or Portuguese): 9,500 yen 4,750 yen
• Latin dance / Arabian dance: 8,500 yen 4,250 yen
• Tango / Flamenco: 12,600 yen 6,300 yen

Applied to 65 years old or older members.

In addition, if you attend a class that ends by 18:30 on weekdays (Monday to Friday), you will receive a 35% discount together with a daytime discount and the senior discount.

• Language (Spanish, italian or Portuguese): 9,500 yen 6,180 yen
• Latin dance / Arabian dance: 8,500 yen 6,080 yen
• Tango / Flamenco: 12,600 yen 8,640 yen

The second course fee will receive a maximum discount of 51%.

DUO 1  Language Course + Dance Course
(22% discount from the total tuition fee)

Communication is important.
If you know a language, you will enjoy dance lessons even more.
For example, if you are a flamenco student and you are attending a Spanish language lesson, the cost is the following:

Flamenco 12,600 yen + Spanish 9,500 yen
Total 22,100 yen
However, with the Duo Discount of 22%, the cost will be 17,240 yen
In other words, the second course (Spanish) will be about half the price (4,640 yen)!!

DUO 2  Dance Course + Dance Course
(20% discount from the total tuition fee)

Latin dance, Tango, flamenco and or Arabian dance.
For students that want to take many courses, we recommend this discount!
For example, if a tango student attends Latin dance classes the cost will be as the following:

Tango 12,600 yen + Latin dance 8,500 yen
Total: 21,100 yen with 20% discount, the cost will be 16,880 yen
In other words, the second course (Latin dance lesson) will be about half the price (4,280 yen)!!

If you take two classes in each course, you will receive the discount.

7% discount on total family tuition.

The first family member (all courses) + second family member (all courses) + 3rd...
A 7% discount on the total tuition fee for all students, such as couples, parents or family members.

* The tuition fee will be withdrawn, however, from a common bank account.
* This discount can also be used in with other kinds of Tiempo discounts. (Ex. Student and senior discount.)

For example: Spanish + Tango + Latin Dance
In this case, the third Latin dance tuition will receive a 90% discount!!

Spanish 9,500 yen + Tango 12,600 yen + Latin Dance: 8,500 yen

Total Tuition: 30,600 yen
However, with the 25% discount, the cost will be: 22,950 yen
In other words, the Latin dance tuition fee will be from 8,500 to 880 yen!!

We will provide a 3,000-yen coupon for members who introduced Tiempo to their friends!

Please introduce us to your friends! If your friends start any group lesson at Tiempo, you will receive a 3,000-yen coupon that can be used for workshops.

* Current Tiempo’s member
* Coupons cannot be used to pay group lessons fees.

If you are interested in receiving information from Tiempo, please subscribe and select from our list of subscription topics.

  Latin dances

  Famenco

  Tango

  Bellydance

  Folklore

  Fine arts

  Conference

  Gastronomy

  Others

Contact

Please contact us about the date and time you would like take a trial lesson.
Also advise your name and the kind of lesson/s you wish to try.


(NPO Tiempo Iberoamericano)

3F Daimyo11511 Bldg., 1-15-11 Daimyo,
Chuo-ku, Fukuoka 810-0041

+81 92-762-4100
+81 92-762-4104

Email: clasestiempo.jp

https://tiempo.jp/

Weekday: 12:00 - 22:00
Sat., Sun. and Natinal holidays: 11:00 - 18:00

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3F Daimyo11511 Bldg., 1-15-11 Daimyo, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka 810-0041

How to Access

[Nishitetsu Tren (Tenjin Ōmuta Line)]
  - 7 minutes' walk from "Fukuoka" station.

[Subway]
  - 10 minutes' walk from "Tenjin" station.
  - 7 minutes' walk from "Tenjin Minami" station of Nanakuma Line.

[JR - Japan Railways]
  - JR "Hakata" station Nishitetsu Bus to "Kego 1 cho-me" or "Imaizumi 1 cho-me".
  - JR "Hakata" station Subway to "Tenjin" station. →10 minutes' walk from "Tenjin" station.

[Nishitetsu Bus]  The nearest bus stop are "Kego 1 cho-me" or "Imaizumi 1 cho-me".

[Highway Bus]  7 minutes' walk from "Tenjin Bus Center".