Discover one of the world’s most fascinating cultures from anime to zen.
Students have the opportunity to study an exciting module in Japanese language and culture during Transition Year. Firhouse Community College is also one of the few schools in the country to offer Japanese as a leaving certificate course which will soon have you conversing in the language of the world’s third largest economy. For those who wish to continue their studies many universities offer courses in Japanese with an opportunity to spend a year studying in Japan.
In the past few years we have had students reach the national finals in Japanese speech contests with the chance to win a trip to Japan.
The Japanese culture club meets once a week during lunchtime. Students can enjoy activities such as origami, games and anime. All students are welcome.