2019 Advanced Japanese 1: Academic listening 3QD

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Japanese language and culture courses
Yoshizawa Yukari 
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Course description and aims

The aims of this course is to acquire advanced academic Japanese skills. specifically, you will improve listening skills through presentations and learn how to make a presentation.

Student learning outcomes

By the end of this course, students will be able to acquire the skills of taking notes, grasping the structure of a presentation, and learn expressions for it.


Students will improve the ways of listening skills, taking notes, giving a presentation.

Competencies that will be developed

Specialist skills Intercultural skills Communication skills Critical thinking skills Practical and/or problem-solving skills

Class flow

While listening to presentations, students will take notes and try to comprehend it, grasp the structure, and learn common presentation expressions. After that students will give it on their theme.

Course schedule/Required learning

  Course schedule Required learning
Class 1 Guidance Listen to a presentation.
Class 2 Understand the structure of a presentation. Listen to a presentation.
Class 3 Learn presentation skills. Take notes.
Class 4 Learn presentation skills. Take notes.
Class 5 Learn presentation skills. Take notes.
Class 6 Find your theme. Prepare for a presentation.
Class 7 Make a presentation. Prepare for a presentation.
Class 8 Make a presentation. Prepare for a presentation.


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Reference books, course materials, etc.

Academic skill o minitsukeru chokai・happyo workbooks (3A Corporation)

Assessment criteria and methods

Assessment will be conducted based on your participation in the class and a presentation.

Related courses

  • LAJ.J502 : Advanced Japanese 2: Academic writing and discussion
  • LAJ.J601 : Advanced Japanese 4: How to write papers and a thesis
  • LAJ.J503 : Advanced Japanese 3: Academic presentation
  • LAJ.J602 : Advanced Japanese 5: How to publish research papers

Prerequisites (i.e., required knowledge, skills, courses, etc.)

International students only.


You must reserve your seat of this class in advance using Japanese class online system (http://js.ila.titech.ac.jp/~web). You will not be allowed to attend without your reservation.

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