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The industries in which foreign human resources are needed are becoming more diverse, and the workplaces are becoming more complex. What kind of Japanese language skills are required in the business setting? In this lecture, we will explain and acquire Japanese language skills that are useful in the field, such as the qualities that Japanese companies demand from foreign human resources, the level of Japanese language, and strategies for solving communication problems faced by new foreign employees, and Introduce effective learning methods and materials.

Mitsuru SUGIYAMA / Head of the Japanese Teaching Center at the Association for Overseas Technical Cooperation and Sustainable Partnership

MA in Japanese Language Education from Waseda University. Worked as a Japanese language teacher for high schools in China and Japanese language schools in Japan.Since 2006 in charge of selling fire engines abroad for MORITA. Started work for AOTS in 2008. In charge of supporting job-hunting for foreign students, research on foreigners working in Japan, production of Japanese language materials for foreign trainees. Currently in charge of all activities related to Japanese language education at AOTS and promoting Japanese language programs to Japanese companies. 

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Course outline

Lecture nameBusiness Japanese for working in a Japanese Company
Date and timeAugust 25, 2023 (Friday) , 01:00 PM (JST) 〜 August 25, 2023 (Friday) , 02:30 PM (JST)
Lecturer Mitsuru SUGIYAMA
Head of the Japanese Teaching Center at the Association for Overseas Technical Cooperation and Sustainable Partnership
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)
Application periodAugust 01, 2023 (Tuesday) , 12:00 AM (JST) ~ August 24, 2023 (Thursday) , 11:59 PM (JST)
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