Indonesian, Thai, and Spanish language versions of the 'Marugoto (A1) Japanese Online Course' are now available !

Indonesian, Thai, and Spanish languages have now been added as languages of explanation to the 'Marugoto (A1) Japanese Online Course', which is part of the Japanese language learning platform 'JF Japanese e-Learning Minato' ( - below referred to as 'Minato').

This course is the main course of 'Minato', and is recommended for those who wish to comprehensively study both the Japanese language and the Japanese culture. Using interactive e-learning teaching materials you are able to learn Japanese designed for communication (listening, speaking, reading, writing) in an integrated manner.


For further details on the course see the Indonesian version here, the Thai version here, and the Spanish version here. For enrollment in the course please see here.

Further, in combination with the offering of the Indonesian and Thai language versions of this course, we have also added Indonesian and Thai language versions of the web site 'MARUGOTO Words (MARUGOTO-NO-KOTOBA) ' (, following the Spanish language version which was released in 2013.

This web site allows you to learn the vocabulary and expressions used within the 'Starter (A1)' and 'Elementary 1 (A2)' coursebook 'Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture', which complies with the 'The JF Standard for Japanese-Language Education'.