What is the course about?
You will surely have eaten sushi at least once! It has become a really popular dish but what should you order at the restaurant? On this course, you will learn about the various kinds of sushi, etiquette and table manners, as well as some useful phrases and jargon for restaurants and sushi bar. You will also learn about the different types of sushi in Japan & its history.
This is a live online course. You will need:
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera is best (e.g. a PC/laptop/iMac/MacBook), or a tablet/iPad/smart phone/iPhone if you don't have a computer.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.
What will we cover?
Sushi toppings and what they are called
Basic and useful phrases and jargon
Eating etiquette and table manners
The history of sushi and regional sushi in Japan
Making your own sushi at home (optional).
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
Understand the various kinds of sushi in the different regions of Japan
Know about the history of sushi
Order your favourite sushi
Make yourself understood at a restaurant or sushi bar
Eat sushi following the appropriate table manners and etiquette
Buy ingredients to make your favourite sushi at home.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
Suitable for all levels.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
There will be a brief introduction to the topic. The session will include pair work, discussions, presentations by the tutor with realia as well as a slideshow. Materials will be provided by the teacher. You may put your newly found knowledge to good use by exploring some sushi bars and restaurants.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
Please ask the tutor or check our website for more information about our range of courses and workshops.