Language Education Section

Language course registration is now live!

You can register for English and Japanese courses starting today until Thursday, August 15th. Don’t miss your chance, register today. After submitting your information, you will receive a confirmation email from the OIST Groups website. The confirmation of registration will come from your instructor no later than Friday, August 16th. Please allow time for your instructor to evaluate your information and get back to you with the course details.

Registration link (English and Japanese)

All Japanese and English classes continue to be free for all OIST employees and their families.  To help you to plan for classes starting on Monday, September 9, we have compiled a list of the textbooks that will be used next semester.  Effective this fall, all language students should plan to purchase their textbooks for their class(es).

Course schedule (English and Japanese)

Textbook list (English and Japanese)

 

9月期コース登録受付中!

語学コースの登録が始まりました。今日から8月15日(木)まで、英語および日本語のコースに登録できます。登録はこの期間しかできませんので、いますぐご登録を!

情報を送信すると、OISTグループのWebサイトから登録フォーム受付のEメールが届きます。また、8月16日金曜日までに担当講師より登録確認のメールが届きます。しばらくお待ちください。

登録リンク(英語と日本語

 

日本語および英語のすべてのクラスは、OISTの従業員とその家族を対象に、引き続き無料で行われます。9月9日から始まる新学期より、それぞれの学生には各クラスで使う教科書をご自身で用意/購入していただくことになりました。リストを確認の上、教科書が必要な場合は該当する教科書をクラスにお持ちください。

コーススケジュール(英語と日本語

教科書リスト(英語と日本語

 

English

 English Language Instructor Bios 

OIST provides a wide variety of English Language courses to meet the needs of OIST’s diverse international student body, researchers, administrative staff, and family members. All courses include reading, writing, speaking, and listening components, and are designed to encourage teamwork and active participation. Authentic materials are included, such as videos, audio recordings, and newspaper articles, to provide students with real-world examples relevant to their roles at OIST.

Contact: Margaret Howell, margaret.howell@oist.jp, 098-966-1638

Japanese

 Japanese Language Instructor Bios |   Japanese Language Program

The Japanese Language staff are conducting Japanese language courses for all OIST members - students, researchers, faculty,  administrative staff, and family members. The courses range from basic to advanced, focusing on fundamental communication skills. All courses include instruction in reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Extra-curricular activities are also held to help participants adjust to the customs and culture of their new surroundings.

Contact: SACHIKO.SEGAWA@OIST.JP, 098-966-8607