Applications closedBusiness Japanese Writing Skills
Applications for this course are no longer accepted.

How to produce a text, relevant to a specific business purpose? You will learn about the basics of Japanese business writing and hear some hints on how to improve your skills.


Due to the health condition of the lecturer, we will hold a course at a substitute lecturer.

Satsuki Uchida /Communica Institute・Lecturer

Since 2001, she has been engaged in Japanese language education at Communica Institute for foreigners such as international students, business people, long-term residents and family stays . In addition, she is in charge of business Japanese classes at universities and public institutions. In the past, she has served as a lecturer for prospective students on the "Asian Human Resources Fund Initiative Advanced Specialized Human Resource Development Program" commissioned by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, and the "Overseas Human Resources Acquisition and Retention Support Project for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises" commissioned by the Small and Medium Enterprises Agency. 


Junko OKUDA/ Communica Institute(Principal)

The lecturer has been contributing to the Japanese language education of researchers, working on Japan, dimplomats, foreign students and business-people since as early as the mid-seventies. She founded Communica Institute in 1988 in the city of Kobe. The institution teaches Japanese to students, business-people and foreign residents from more than 35 coutries. It also offers intercultural communication related instruction to Japanese teachers, managers and employees. Councilor at the Assossiation for the Promotion of Japanese Education, Member of the Board of the The Society for Teaching Japanese as a Foreign Language, Representative Director of the Society for Business Japanese Research, Member of the Board of the Japanese Language Education Support Association, etc.

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Course outline

Lecture nameBusiness Japanese Writing Skills
Date and timeFebruary 11, 2022 (Friday) , 01:00 PM (JST) 〜 February 11, 2022 (Friday) , 02:30 PM (JST)
Lecturer Junko OKUDA
Communica Institute(Principal)
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.
Capacity 1,000 participants per lecture (first-come-first-served basis)
Streaming service Cisco Webex Meetings
Application periodJanuary 19, 2022 (Wednesday) , 12:00 AM (JST) ~ February 11, 2022 (Friday) , 12:59 PM (JST)
  • 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.