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What is the difference between understanding business documents in Japanese and academic papers? In this lecture, we will classify the types of business documents used in a business setting and learn how to make sense of the information they contain.

Ryuta USHIKUBO
Lecturer
Ryuta USHIKUBO/ Toyo University Center for Global Education and Exchange(Associate Professor)

Prof. Ushikubo graduated from Dokkyo University. He learned Japanese language education in the doctoral program at Waseda university and got a PhD (Japanese Language Education). He worked as a deputy chief instructor at an overseas educational institution (Waseda Education Thailand). After returning to Japan, he kept pursuing a career in language education, working as a research assistant at Waseda University and a lecturer at the Kwansei Gakuin University. He is currently teaching Japanese at the Center for Global Education and Exchange, Toyo University. His specialty is qualitative data analysis, teacher research, and classroom research.

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Course outline

Lecture nameBusiness Japanese Reading Comprehension
Date and timeSeptember 08, 2021 (Wednesday) , 01:00 PM (JST) 〜 September 08, 2021 (Wednesday) , 02:30 PM (JST)
Lecturer Ryuta USHIKUBO
Toyo University Center for Global Education and Exchange(Associate Professor)
TargetTarget: International students or employees who have passed JLPT N2 or above.
* Non Toyo University students can also take this course.
* Participation from abroad is highly welcomed.
Capacity1,000 participants per lecture (first-come-first-served basis)
Streaming service Cisco Webex Meetings
FeeFree
Application periodSeptember 07, 2021 (Tuesday) , 11:59 PM (JST) ~ September 07, 2021 (Tuesday) , 11:59 PM (JST)
Precautions
  • All display times are in Japan time.
  • All courses will be conducted in Japanese only.
  • You can freely choose if you wish  to attend one or multiple lectures.
  • Those who complete the post-attendance questionnaire will have access to the materials and videos used in the class only if the lecture gives permission to distribute them.