KIMURA Tomoyasu

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KIMURA Tomoyasu
Nagoya University of Foreign Studies
School of Contemporary International Studies, Department of Global Business, School of Contemporary International Studies Department of Global Business
Job title
Master(Reading University(Britain))

Research Areas



Applied Linguistics, The University of Reading
British and American Studies, Faculty of Foreign Languages, Nanzan University

Committee Memberships

Japan Association of College English Teachers (JACET)  Chubu Chapter Chairman
Japan Association of College English Teachers (JACET)  Chairman of the Second Committee of the JACET Developmental Education Project

Awards & Honors

JACET Award for Excellence in Practice of English Teaching


"Communicability" and Its Relevance in EFL Writing Classes
Sentence-Error Study Group Chubu Chapter of Japan Association of College English Teachers      2000
A Study of the Communicative Potential of Student Writing
STEP Bulletin Vol. 8   8    1996
Teaching Writing for Communication
Kyoiku Shuppan      1994
MILESTONE English (]G0002[)
Keirinkan      1998
MILESTONE English (]G0001[)
Keirinkan Shuppan      1997

Books etc

A Series of Studies on English Education A Study on University English Education
Thaishukan Shoten   2010   ISBN:978-4-469-14231-0
A Series of Studies on English Education Theory and Practice in Reading and Writing
Taishukan Shoten   2010   ISBN:978-4-469-14240-2
NHK WORLD ENGLISH NEWS: Global Perspectives --A Guide to English Listening and Reading--
Nan'un-Do   2009   ISBN:978-4-523-17620-6
This Much Japanese Students Writing Has Been Understood--In Terms of Communicability--
Taishukan Shoten   2002   ISBN:4-469-24477-5

Research Grants & Projects

Research into Evaluation of Speaking in English
International Joint Research Projects
Project Year: 2000 - 2004
Research into Evaluation of Writing in English
International Joint Research Projects
Project Year: 1996 - 2004
A Study of Methods of Teaching English for Specific Subjects
Cooperative Research
Project Year: 2002 - 2004
A Research into the System of In-service Training for 10-year Foreign Language Teachers--In Preparation for the System of Teaching Licence Renewal--
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2009 - 2011
Ten years of teaching at a junior or senior high school does not necessarily mean that those who have such a long period of teaching in English are well trained in one particular skill of using English--writing English. The researcher takes charg...