Noriko Akiho-Toyoda

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Noriko Akiho-Toyoda
Alternative names
Noricco Toyoda
Hosei University
Faculty of Economics
Job title
Part-time lecturer, ICT Consultant
Other affiliation
International Organization for MigrationS&N Information LimitedThe Japan Association of College English TeachersJAEISComputer Programming Education for Children
Research funding number


Born in Tokyo, Japan.
Academic interests include: Second Language Acquisition, Cognitive linguistics, computational linguistics, A.I. (python/prolog), k-12 education (SLA, computer programming), CLIL

Research projects include cybersecurity in Asia, ICT disaster alert system in Caricom, mobile payment in Shanghai, Smart City design in Europe

Personal interests: scuba diving, opera

Research Areas



Oct 1996
Mar 1998
MA, Applied Linguistics, Birkbeck College, University of London

Books etc

Let's Have Fun Teaching English
OBARA.Y, TOYODA.N, TAKAHASHI.M (Part:Joint Work, 6 chapters out of 15)
Nan'Un-do   Apr 2019   ISBN:9784523178934
Concise textbook for university students who are going to be English teachers for children with 15 lessons covering theories, practical lesson plans, reading comprehension.
Miku dé Nihongo
Noricco Toyoda
Sanshusha   Jun 2017   
TOEIC(R) Mock Exams
AZYM (Part:Editor)
Sanshusha   Apr 2016   
50 daily gestures in English communication
Janica Southwick (Part:Supervisor)
May 2015   
50 types of nonverbal communication by native American speakers and misleading Japanese gestrures
French conversation phrase with liaison training
Noriko Akiho-Toyoda (Part:Joint Work)
Apr 2015   

Research Grants & Projects

cognitive framework of narrative for AI
Project Year: 2005   
English Language Education Policy and Japanese as L2 for immigrants children in Japan