Staff within the Language Institute who lecture/carry out research in Japanese Studies
Ms Tomoko Miyairi
Teaching Fellow in Japanese
MA in Language Learning and Technology (Hull)
Through the International Internship Programme the Language Institute received two Japanese nationals to teach Japanese to undergraduates, one in 1995/1996 and another in 1996/1997, but no longer receives any.
Library and Information Resources
Ms Gillian Edwards is the person in charge of the Language Institute's resources.
Tel: 01482 466173
The Language Institute holds a wide variety of teaching materials for Japanese, including books, cassettes and CD-ROMs, totaling well over 200 items. It also subscribes to one Japan-related journal in Japanese. The main University library holds approximately 2,500 titles involving Japan and just under 700 of these were published after 1980.