Notice: The following information is effective only for Fall Semester of 2019. Course offerings for the academic year of 2020 (Spring and Fall Semester 2020) will be announced at a later date.
The following students are eligible to take Japanese Language Learning subjects offered at Ikarashi campus:
Students' family members, privately-financed research students, faculty researchers and foreign academic staff are not allowed to join any of the following subjects offered at Ikarashi campus.
Eligibility differs for Japanese language learning subjects offered at Asahimachi campus.
Japanese Learning Subjects are divided into 3 categories: I. Learning Japanese Subjects, II. Learning in Japanese Subjects, and III. Communicating in Japanese Subjects.
|Social Skills in Japanese: Oral Communication/ Writing|
|Kanji and Vocabulary|
|Lecture on Japanese Grammar in English|
|Reading Comprehension: JLPT-N2／JLPT-N3／JLPT-N4|
|Listening Comprehension: JLPT-N2／JLPT-N3／JLPT-N4|
|Communication in Japan|
|Current Japan:Politics and Economics／History and Culture／Culture and Society／Science and Technology|
|Active Learning（Lectures will be held in both English and Japanese）|
|What is Japan (Lectures will be mainly held in English.)|
Some of the subjects are held in English but foreign students will have greater opportunity to meet and talk with Japanese students in Japanese.
Intensive Japanese Course is specially designed for students who are sponsored by Japanese Government, JICA, or the government of their home country. It is not open to international students in general. Please note that Japanese language learning subjects for international students in general start at N4 level.