Mika Takewa

Mika Takewa

Teaching Fellow in Japanese

Summary: Japanese linguistics; foreign language teaching methodology; e-learning

Overview

Key Publications and Activities

Publications

2011. "An attempt to increase vocabulary of intermediate-advanced leaeners of Japanese". BATJ Journal No.12. The British Association for Teaching Japanese as a Foreign Language.

2001. "Pragmatic transfer-the appearance of refusal 'NO' in Japanese speaker's English". Studies in Japanese Language Teaching no.7. The Council of Japanese Language Teaching.

Presentations

2011. "Basic Japanese Language: Establishing a firm foundation for receptive and productive language skills". SMLC Language Teaching Forum at University of Leeds

2011. "Intermediate-advanced learners' speaking skills - Persuasiveness". The 14th BATJ Annual Conference at University of Oxford.  (Joint presentation)

2010. "An attempt to increase vocabulary of intermediate-advanced leaeners of Japanese". The 13th BATJ Annual Conference at University of Reading.

Undergraduate

  • EAST1210   Basic Japanese Language
  • EAST2212&2213   Japanese 2A&2C / Written Communication Skills
  • EAST3321   Japanese 3A / Written Communication Skills

Postgraduate

  • MODL5306M&5336M Specialized English-Japanese Translation
  • MODL5302M Extended Translation