NEWS & EVENTS

NEWS & EVENTS

Online Learning Commons (Japanese Conversation) is now starting!

To all international students,

This is an information from Career Development Program (CDP) Office.

We are starting “Online Learning Commons (Japanese Conversation)” activities for International students from Monday, May 24th.

Please join our Japanese activities and have fun talking in Japanese with many Japanese students!
If you feel worried about your Japanese proficiency, or if you are thinking to start learning Japanese,
we can support you also in easy Japanese and some English, so please join us!

Date: From May 24th, Monday –  (every weekday (Mon.- Fri.) except for Thursdays and final week of the month.)
            In May, 5/24(Mon.), 5/25(Tue.), 5/26(Wed.), 5/28(Fri.) for 4days.
            In June, 6/1(Tue.)~ 6/25(Fri.), except for Thursdays.
            In July, 7/2(Fri.)~ 7/21(Wed.), except for Thursdays.

           (It is also planed in second semester.)

Time: 16:30 ~ 18:00 (Please feel free to come and leave as you wish during this period)

How to join:Please click the following link and fill in your information at first.
                   In 24 hours, we send you back your own personal link and passcode to get in the
                   “Online Learning Commons” zoom meeting.

Enter from here for the registration  ↓
  https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAvce2qqjwiHNbZ4K-CvacLYFN1HFV4dzWu

We are looking forward to your participation!
If you have any inquiries, please feel free to contact us for this Japanese activity.

(Reference  https://cdpk.kumamoto-u.ac.jp/docs/2020GSA_JE.pdf  (13MB))

Inquiry:
CDP+K Faculty
MIYAMOTO Shigeo

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2021 Welcome Party for International students

 We will hold Welcome Party (Spring) for International Students on Sunday, June 20, 2021.

 New and current students are welcome! It is a good opportunity to connect with not only KU students but also the students of other universities in Kumamoto Prefecture.

 Please see below for details.

 

●Date:  Sunday, June 20,2021  13:00 ~ 14:30

●Meth: Online (Zoom)

●Fee:  Free of charge

●Eligibility: New International Students, Current International Students, Japanese Students

●How to Apply: Please register  here or scan QR code below.

 *This form is only for Kumamoto University Students.

●Application Deadline: 5 p.m. on Wednesday, June 16, 2021

●Contents: Welcome Party Flyer 【pdf: 433KB】

●Inquiries: International Student office (Center for International Education Building)

                     E-mail: glc@jimu.kumamoto-u.ac.jp

 

 

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2021 Spring Japanese Language Courses for Beginners Schedules & Application

Let’s join the Japanese Language Course for Beginners, 2021!

Applications for 2021 Spring semester Japanese Language Course for Beginners (JLCB) are now open!

These courses are for Kumamoto University student/faculty/researcher or their spouses.

 

Kurokami Campus JLCB (Spring-session 1)

  • Tuesdays & Fridays from June 4th to August 10th 14:00-16:10
  • Entry level (Kumamoto University Japanese Level: K1, for those who never learned Japanese)
  • Course capacity of 6 people. *If the applicant number exceeds, participants will be selected by a lottery.

Please check the details on the flyer and schedule carefully.

Application form (←Click here to apply)

Application Deadline: Friday, May 28th 5P.M.

※Session 2 will be announced in late of July.

 

Kurokami Campus Kanji 1 (Spring)

  • Thursdays from June 3rd to July 29th   12:50 – 15:00
  • Beginner level (Kumamoto University Japanese Level: K2, who has completed K1 or Marugoto textbook before)
  • Course capacity of 6 people. *If the applicant number exceeds, participants will be selected by a lottery.

Please check the details on the flyer and schedule carefully.

Application form (←Click here to apply)

Application Deadline: Friday, May 28th 5P.M.

※This class is required to purchase the textbook below by the first day of the class.

ISBN-13 978-4893589736 BASIC KANJI BOOK ―基本漢字500― VOL.1(Second Edition)

 

Honjo Campus JLCB (Spring)

  • Thursdays from June 3rd to August 5th   10:00 – 12:10
  • Beginner level (Kumamoto University Japanese Level: K2, who has completed K1 or Marugoto textbook before)
  • Course capacity of 6 people. *If the applicant number exceeds, participants will be selected by a lottery.

Please check the details on the flyer and schedule carefully.

Application form (←Click here to apply)

Application Deadline: Friday, May 28th 5P.M.

 

Inquiries: International Student Office (Kurokami North Campus)

         EMAIL: glc@jimu.kumamoto-u.ac.jp TEL:096-342-2138

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“Japanese Class Guidebook” for Spring 2021

To those who wish to take Japanese classes,

 

Now  we have “Japanese Class Guidebook” for Spring 2021 on our website.

Please see here for the details!

 

Should you have any inquiries, contact Japanese instructors to the email.(nihongo@kumamoto-u.ac.jp)

https://www.c3.kumamoto-u.ac.jp/en/center/japanese/

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Japanese Language Course for Beginners (February 19, 2021 – March 31, 2021)

Call for Applications: Japanese Language Course for Beginners (February 19, 2021 – March 31, 2021)

 

Target: Students/faculties/researchers and their spouses, affiliated with Kumamoto University who have already taken the first half of this course and wish to continue.

 

Level: Beginner

 

This course is for…

 

Those who have taken the first half (Chapter 1-10) of this course between 2018 and 2020.

Those who are Kumamoto University Student/Faculty/Researcher or their spouses.

Those who can attend all 12 classes.

 

Day and Time: Wednesdays and Fridays, 10:30AM~12:40PM

 

 

Class capacity: 6 people. *There will be a lottery if the number of applications exceeds the maximum number.

Fee: Free

Textbook: “Marugoto:Japanese Language and Culture Starter A1 Course Book for Communicative Language Competences”

 

    【ISBN-13:978-4384057539】Published by Sanshusha Publishing Co., Ltd. About 2,000 yen.

    ***This is the last time using Marugoto textbook!!! A new textbook will be used from the next semester!

 

 

Please check the schedule carefully.

 

Apply online on the application website.

 

Application Deadline:February 15, 2021 5PM

 

Flyer for the Japanese Language Course for Beginners

 

多言語文化総合教育センターでは、令和3年2月19日から第6回 日本語講座(黒髪北キャンパス)を開講します。*オンライン実施

 

水・金曜日 (10:30-12:40)で、クラスの対象者は、次のとおりです。

 

1.2018年度から2020年度に日本語講座を受講したことがあり第1から第10まで修了している、日本語初級レベルの方

 

2.熊本大学に所属する留学生、教職員、研究者またはその配偶者

 

  1. 12回の授業全てに参加できる方

 

 

各クラス定員:6名 *応募者多数の場合は抽選します

 

受講料:無料 但し、テキスト代(約2,000円)は自己負担

 

※「まるごとA1」【ISBN-13: 978-4384057539】を使用します。ただし、今回が「まるごと」の教科書利用最終講座となります。

 来学期からは新しい教科書を使用予定です。

 

申請締切:2021年2月15日 午後5時

 

申請方法:こちらから登録して下さい。 → オンライン申込フォーム

 

問い合わせ先:多言語文化総合教育センター(国際教育課) 電話:096-342-2138

 

                  メール:glc@jimu.kumamoto-u.ac.jp

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Japanese Language Course for Beginners (January 8, 2021 – February 17, 2021 ) *AM class & PM class

Call for Applications: Japanese Language Course for Beginners (January 8, 2021 – February 17, 2021 ) *AM class & PM class

 

Target: students/faculties/researchers and their spouses, affiliated with Kumamoto University who wish to learn Japanese language for the first time.

 

Level: Beginner

 

This course is for…

 

    Those who have never learned Japanese before and have basic English proficiency.

    Those who can attend ALL 12 LESSONS.

    Those who are Kumamoto University Student/Faculty/Researchers or their spouses.

 

Day and Time: Wednesdays and Fridays AM class: From 10:30AM~12:40PM

                                     PM class: From 1:30PM~3:40PM

 

Class capacity six people. *There will be a lottery if the number of applications exceeds the maximum number.

 

Textbook: “Marugoto:Japanese Language and Culture Starter A1 Course Book for Communicative Language Competences”

 

    【ISBN-13:978-4384057539】Published by Sanshusha Publishing Co., Ltd. (1,700 yen +tax)

 

 

Please check the schedule carefully.

 

Apply online at the application website.

 

Application Deadline:December 28, 2020 17:00PM

 

 

多言語文化総合教育センターでは、令和3年1月8日から第4回(AMクラス)・第5回(PMクラス)日本語講座(黒髪北キャンパス)を開講します。

 

水・金曜日 AMクラス(10:30-12:40)とPMクラス(13:30 - 15:40)各クラスの対象は、次の通りです。

 

  • 過去の日本語講座を受講したことがない方で、日本語初級レベルの方

 

 2.12回の授業全てに参加できる人

 

  3.熊本大学に所属する留学生、教職員、研究者またはその配偶者

 

 

各クラス定員:6名 *応募者多数の場合は抽選します

 

受講料:無料 但し、テキスト代(1,700円+消費税)は自己負担

 

※「まるごとA1」を持っていない人は購入して下さい。【ISBN-13: 978-4384057539】

 

申請締切:2020年12月28日 午後5時

 

申請方法:こちらから登録して下さい。 → オンライン申込フォーム

 

問い合わせ先:多言語文化総合教育センター(国際教育課) 電話:096-342-2138

                                                         メール:glc@jimu.kumamoto-u.ac.jp

チラシ Flyer 令和2年度日本語講座第4・5

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Announcement of Calligraphy Exhibition of Prof. Yuji Jinno

A Calligraphy exhibition of Prof. Yuji Jinno of the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (joint post of Faculty of Education) will be held at the lounge of College of Cross-Cultural and Multidisciplinary building. Please feel free to come and view the exhibition.

 

Date/Time: From January 8 (Wed) to February 12 (Wed), 9: 00-17: 30 (excluding weekends and holidays)

Place: Lounge of College of Cross-Cultural and Multidisciplinary building

 

In addition, a lecture entitled “Calligraphy Arts, Culture, and a Works Commentary” will be held in the Lounge of the College of Cross-Cultural and Multidisciplinary Studies from 12:00 to 12:45 on Monday, January 20. Please feel free to join.

 

Please see the Kumamoto University HP for the detail.

https://www.kumamoto-u.ac.jp/event/koho/20191227

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Shamanism as a Media <Global Education Open Seminar Series>

College of Cross-Cultural and Multidisciplinary Studies will hold a session of Global Education Open Seminar SeriesShamanism as a Media.

 

Please see the poster for the detail.  

No registration is required, anyone interested from the community is welcome to join this event.

 

Date/Time: January 10 (Fri), 2020, 18:00-19:30

Place: College of Cross-Cultural and Multidisciplinary Studies Lounge

 

 

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