Japan-based Online International Education Platform

Introduction to Business Japanese Ⅱ(on-demand course)

This course is aimed at those who are just starting to learn business Japanese, and deals with introductory content aimed at acquiring basic linguistic knowledge and understanding business culture and manners. Business Japanese ability is required for international students to get a job at a Japanese company. However, the current situation is that there are few opportunities to come into contact with business Japanese in university life or daily life. The purpose of this course is to acquire basic knowledge of business Japanese and to prepare for working in Japanese in the future.
*The topics covered are different from those in the introductory course held in May. Participants of the previous course can continue to take this course.

◆Classroom Format and Assignments
(1) Video streaming and quiz taking via On Demand (about 60 minutes of study time x 8 times)
(2) Take the final examination
(3) Submit a final report on the assigned theme (1,000 words)

◆Conditions for Certificate Issuance:Certificate of Completion will be issued by Toyo University.
Completion of all assignments (1) to (3) by the end of the course period.

◆Flyer & Voice From Past Participants
https://www.tugs.co.jp/wp-content/uploads/2022/10/08d605903c6bfef31b31934972c9566f.pdf
Subject field
Language
Course coordinator
Ryuta UHSIKUBO, Xiuyin CHEN
Target
Bachelor
Master
Doctor
General
High school
Fee: 2200 JPY
募集終了
提供
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Lecture
11 lectures
Video
video
Required time
Three months
Language
Japanese, English
Subtitles
なし
Required Japanese language level
N2/B2
Purpose
Career up, Qualified
Issue
Certificate
Start month
Oct
Open period
2022-09-15 ~
Contents
Lecturers
Competencies
Other information
Contact

Course

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    • Last update
    • 2023-01-10
    • Start month
    • Oct
    • Required time
    • Three months
    • Lecture time
    • 45-60min
    • Open period
    • 2022-09-15 ~
    • Delivery method
    • On-demand
    • Course restrictions
    • None
    • System requirements
    • PC
Keywords
Business Japanese, On-demand course, Toyo University

Contents

1
Syllabus publication, internship and BEVI consent form check
Course Syllabus
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"We will take up physical contact as a form of communication and review the differences between Japan and other countries.
*Respond to the BEVI to confirm your mental attitude toward different cultures."
 
3
Students will learn the basic knowledge required in production and the katakana words they need to understand.
 
4
Linguistic expressions that are easily mistaken will be discussed and confirmed from a sociolinguistic perspective.
 
5
Students will learn how to write and use basic expressions by covering emails in business situations.
 
6
We will introduce models of verbal and nonverbal behavior and consider business communication.
 
7
This course covers katakana vocabulary related to "society and management" and its proper usage.
 
8
Business situations will be reviewed by situation and the linguistic expressions used in the situations will be considered.
 
9
Students will learn about the basic knowledge and concepts needed in a sales situation.
 
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Lecturers

Course coordinator

Associate Professor
Center for Global Education and Exchange
Toyo University

Prof. Ushikubo graduated from Dokkyo University. He learned Japanese language education in the doctoral program at Waseda University and got a Ph.D. (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.

Lecturer
Center for Global Education and Exchange
Toyo University

Graduate of the Japanese Language Program at the College of Foreign Languages of the Ocean University of China. Completed the doctoral program at the Graduate School of Humanities, Kobe University.Assistant at the University of Hamburg (Germany) and Kobe University. Part-time and full-time Lecturer at Kobe Design University and Japan University of Economics. Currently a Lecturer at Toyo University. Doctor Chen’s research covers modern Japanese grammar, Japanese language education, Japanese linguistics, as well as corpus linguistics. Takes special interest in sentence-final markers and Chinese-related lexicon in modern Japanese. Building on her theoretical knowledge of Japanese grammar and vocabulary, as well as her own learning experience, the lecturer will offer hints how to improve your Japanese skills.

スタッフ

Instructor
Full-time Lecturer
University of International Business and Economics School of Foreign Studies

Completed the master’s program in the field of national literature education and research, Department of Cultural Structure, Graduate School of Humanities, Kobe University.
Japanese language education internship experience at Beijing University of Foreign Studies (China), Oxford University (UK).
After working as a lecturer at the National Tsinghua University (China), she is currently a full-time lecturer on foreign nationality at the University of International Business and Economics School of Foreign Studies.

Competencies

Logical thinking ability, International character, Autonomy, Language proficiency

Course requirements

・ Those who have Japanese ability equivalent to N2 (JLPT) or higher
*We highly welcome students from overseas countries and regions.
・Those who can submit the assignments.
・Those who can take the BEVI after taking the course.
・Those who can watch all lessons’ videos.

Evaluation method

None

References

None

Contact

TOYO Japanese Language Program
Email: toyo-jlp@tugs.co.jp
https://toyo-jlp.com/