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◇2017 Autumn Course Details ◇
Course #2401 "Essential grammar for meaningful communication in Japanese" <Basic>
Course #2402  "Establish confidence in Speaking Japanese ! "<Pre-Intermediate>
Course #2403  "Modern Japan in Modern Japanese" <Intermediate>
Course #2404  "Beginners’ Japanese:Learn to communicate in 8 weeks" <Beginners>
Course #2405  "Japanese for Faculty and Staff" <Pre-Intermediate>
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Course #2405  "Japanese for Faculty and Staff" <Pre-Intermediate>

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⑤-Let's brush up your Japanese-

<#2405>Pre- Intermediate Japanese:

[Intensive Course] "Japanese for Faculty and Staff"



Instructor: Mr. KOBAYASHI, Koji (Lecturer of Sophia University)
* Nationality : Japan
* Study field : Japanese linguistics
* Authoring / Treatise :
 ◇「談話におけるソウダとトイウの相違について」,『日本語・日本文化』第20号 (大阪外国語大学留学生日本語教育センター,1994年)
 ◇『日本語のオノマトペ -食べる音や様子を中心に-』共著(大阪外国語大学AV技法研究会,1995年)
Day Tuesdays, 18:45~21:00
Time 8 weeks
Application Deadline October 3 (The day to determine to cancel the class with insufficient enrolments [Class Cancellation] )
Tuition 38,400 yen (Tax included.) *except textbook
Capacity 20
Dates Oct. 10, 17, 24, 31
Nov. 7, 14, 21, 28
*If any day of class is cancelled,
make-up class will be December 5.

【Textbook】 :Printed materials will be provided by the instructor at a reasonable cost.

【Message from Instructor】:
Motivated students, a passionate instructor and a relaxed atmosphere.
It is an ideal combination for an excellent language class.
Please know your purpose, make persistent efforts, show an attitude of cooperativeness, and always keep your sense of humor.
I will always be here to help you. Enjoy learning Japanese !

This course provides faculty and staff members of universities with essential Japanese skills to establish and maintain good communication
with their colleagues and students.
The primary aim of this course is to develop the participants’ ability to understand spoken and written Japanese and
to use it appropriately in the context of the academic work environment.

In each class the participants are required to :
Listen to dialogs and understand the gist of the conversations
Learn basic strategies, structures, words and phrases to meet the aims of communication
Practice with oral drills in order to successfully engage in conversations
Read and understand samples of emails, forms, memos and agendas for meetings
Learn words and phrases that are frequently used in academic-related documents
Submit writing assignments (optional)

Lectures, listening tasks, reading tasks, oral tasks and activities, quizzes, writing assignments.
Instructions and explanations are given in simple Japanese and/or in English.

At the end of the course the participants will be able to :
・Understand and engage in conversations with their Japanese colleagues and students
・Read, understand and respond to common emails and other documents written in Japanese
・Understand and complete required forms such as applications, invoices and requests of purchase

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【Apply】: ☆applying period starts from Aug.25 ☆<closed>
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