Japanese Language, Pedagogy


Yukari Fujiwara received her BA from Atomi University (Japan) and her MA from Eastern Michigan University.  She teaches all levels of Japanese language, from elementary to advanced.

Selected Publications

  • “Effects of Corrective Feedback in JFL [Japanese as a Foreign Language] Classrooms,” The Journal of the Dept. of Teaching Japanese as a Second Language, Hiroshima University Graduate College of Education. No. 61 (2012), 229-237. (Joint author: Dr. Yukiko Hatasa, Hiroshima University Graduate College of Education)
  • “An Analysis of Beginning Japanese Learners’ Production and Negotiation of Form and Meaning in Japanese Language Classrooms: Teacher-led Activities and Pair/Group-work Activities,” The Journal of Tokyo International University, School of Language Communication, No. 8 (2012), 49-66.

Courses Taught

  • Japanese 1001: Japanese Elements I
  • Japanese 1002: Japanese Elements II
  • Japanese 2001: Japanese Intermediate I
  • Japanese 2002: Japanese Intermediate II
  • Japanese 3001: Japanese Advanced I
  • Japanese 3002: Japanese Advanced II
  • Japanese 4182: Japanese Independent Study I
  • Japanese 4282: Japanese Independent Study II