A list of frequently asked questions and answers.
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This is an online public Japanese language course offered at Toyo University. Anyone who is learning Japanese in or outside of Japan, from students to working adults, is welcome to attend courses.
Currently, we mainly offer business Japanese courses. This is a very beneficial program for those who want to work in the future using Japanese, those who are looking to get a job in Japan, or those who are looking for a job at a Japanese company.
*Valid until 3 days before the lecture starts
Please also check How to attend online.
*Materials and videos will be uploaded about one week after the lecture has ended.
You can find it at the top and the bottom of the page.
Membership registration is required to apply for lectures. Please register as a member from this page. After registering as a member, you can apply from the lecture list of each course. You can apply for more than one at the same time.
You can apply to as many courses as you like if it is within the application period.
If you select from the lecture list of each course or press the application button on the lecture details page, lectures will be displayed together in the "Course application" list and you will be able to apply for all of them at once.
Please check the "List of applied courses" on your member page.
You can check the lecturer and outline of each lecture on the course details page.
You can attend lectures, but they will be conducted in Japanese only. Please be noted that even if you find difficulties in understanding, there will be no support available in other languages. We appreciate your understanding.
It is possible to apply for any number of lectures, starting at one.
You may apply for the courses, but the materials and videos provided in the class are for your own learning of Japanese, and secondary use for other purposes is strictly prohibited.
- This is a course accepting applications. It is also displayed to non-members.
- This is a course for which the application has been closed due to the end of the application period or reaching capacity. It is also displayed to non-members.
- This is the course you applied for. This icon will be displayed until the day of the event.
- This is a course that you have applied for and has ended. You will be able to view a lecture video of the course that was held. The review video will be uploaded within 7 days after the event and can be viewed for 1 week after the upload.
- These are the courses for which you have applied, and for which you have completed the course and answered the questionnaire. When the status becomes "Attended", you will be able to view the course materials for the day. Course materials will be uploaded within 7 days of the event.In order change status to "Completed", you need to complete the pre-questionnaire issued for each course. and the post-attendance questionnaire issued for each lecture.
※Please note that the video review and course materials may not be available to the public.
You will be asked to complete one pre-questionnaire for each course you applied for. Please complete it 3 days before attending any lectures.
Please answer from the "Pre-questionnaire" button in the "List of applied courses" on the member page. You will be able to check the List of applied lectures.
The lecturer will share the URL of the questionnaire, so please make sure to answer as soon as possible after the lecture. The deadline for answering the questionnaire is 1 week after the lecture was held. Upon submission, you will be able to browse the materials used in the lecture by accessing the lecture details page.
If you answer the questionnaire after application, you will see a button to take the course on the course page. Please join from there on the day.
If you complete the pre-registration questionnaire, you will be able to join the course by clicking the "Join" button on the course page, which you can connect to on the day of the course.
Those who have not answered the pre-questionnaire cannot view the materials. In addition, if there is no material from the lecturer, no preliminary materials will be distributed.
Please download the app for your PC, tablet or smartphone before connecting. Lectures can also be accessed from a browser, but they can be unstable.
*Supported browsers: Chrome, Chromium, Edge, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari
Please check How to attend online.
You may leave the lecture, but please note that we will not be able to provide lecture materials in such a case.
Those who applied for the course but could not attend it can view the lecture videos, but not the lecture materials.
There is no need to inform us of your absence.
We apologize for the inconvenience, but we do not accept questions regarding the content of lectures after the course is over.
Questions during lectures are accepted through the "chat function".
We recommend that you use a computer that can type Japanese.
Only those who have answered the post-questionnaire can view the materials. Please note that you will not be able to browse after the questionnaire submission period.
Those who have not answered the questionnaire can only watch the lecture videos. Lecture materials cannot be viewed.
Course materials and videos are provided for the individual student's study and may not be shared with non-students. In the unlikely event that individual participants are found to be recording or sharing materials, legal action may be taken.
We apologize for the inconvenience. If you receive an email without having registered, it is possible that the email was misdelivered to you due to another person entering the wrong email address. We are sorry for the inconvenience, but please contact us using the inquiry form so that we can investigate your case.