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Advanced (B2-1)

This is a one year course consisting of 4 terms of 10 weeks.

On completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Scan quickly through long and complex texts, locating relevant details.
  • Express their ideas and opinions with precision, and present and respond to complex lines of argument convincingly.
  • Write clear, detailed texts on a variety of subjects related to their field of interest while synthesising and evaluating information and arguments from a number of sources.
  • Summarise a wide range of factual and imaginative texts, commenting on and discussing contrasting points of view and the main themes
  • Understand documentaries and the majority of films in standard dialect.

Term 4

In Term 4 of the Advanced course, we aim to cover Lesson 5 (「ジェンダー 」) of “Topikku ni yoru Nihongo sōgō enshū: tēma sagashi kara happyō e Jōkyū”.

Course Details

Course fee

First-time enrolment for new applicants:

  • $320 per term (non-member)
  • $300 per term (JPF member)

Course fee does not include textbooks.

Evening class

Thursdays | October 12 – December 14, 2017
Taught by Yukiko Fukumoto


The textbook for this course may be sourced either online or from bookstores such as Kinokuniya.

トピックによる日本語総合演習. 上級 : テーマ探しから発表へ
安藤節子 編著 ; 専修大学国際交流センター 監修 改訂版

Topikku ni yoru Nihongo sōgō enshū. Jōkyū : tēma sagashi kara happyō e / Andō Setsuko … [et al.]
Senshū Daigaku Kokusai Kōryū Sentā kanshū [Revised edition]
Published by 3A Corporation

ISBN: 978-4-88319-523-7


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Term 1: Jan 30 – Apr 8
Term 2: Apr 24 – Jul 1
Term 3: Jul 17 – Sep 23
Term 4: Oct 9 – Dec 16


Photo: Brett Boardman

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