Center for Japanese Language Education,the University of Tokyo


E-learning materials



This page introduces some of the materials under development by the Center for Japanese Language  Education, the University of Tokyo.


Level:=Beginner, =Elementary, =Intermediate, =Advanced





Instructional Design: Mariko Masuda, Yasuto Kikuchi, Kaoru Maehara
Technology: Sangmok Lee


1. Hiragana Chart -Sound and Stroke Order

By clicking each of the 50 characters on the phonetic Hiragana chart, you can see a move of the stroke order while listening to an audio recording for that character.


2. Hiragana Chart -Rearrangement

This is a task in which the student rearranges the characters for the Hiragana in each column. Use the mouse to drag and drop them to complete each column.


3. Complete the Hiragana Chart

Five characters from the phonetic Hiragana chart will be selected at random. Drag and drop them using the mouse to complete the chart.






Instructional Design: Kaoru Maehara, Mariko Masuda, Yasuto Kikuchi
Technology: Sangmok Lee


Kanji Step Up
-Beginning to Intermediate 500 Kanji


These materials are for the study of roughly 500 Kanji grouped in various ways, such as by character shape (radicals, identified by similar shapes), meaning, and function (situation, usages, such as verbs, and affixation). Each lesson consists of 10-15 characters and has 5 parts.



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