Dr. Iijima Shoji

Visiting Lecturer

Dr. Iijima Shoji

Dr. Iijima has been working for many years as a teacher for Japanese at Heidelberg University. Now we are glad that he will teach a course regarding “Japanese for sinologists”.

Curriculum Vitae
  • 1946 Born in Japan
  • 1968 Bachelor of Economics University Hôsei in Tôkyô
  • 1972 Master of Sociology at Hôsei
  • 1974 – 1979 studied philosophy and history of political Ideas at
    the University of Bucharest; Doctorate in Materialism in Japanese Philosophy
  • 1984-1985 participation and completion of the course “Japanese as a foreign language” at the “National Language Research Institute” in Tôkyô
  • 1985-1987 employed at the “International Cooperation Service Center” in Tôkyô,
  • In 1986 also as lecturer in Japanese at the Institute of Language Education at Waseda University in Tôkyô
  • 1987 – 2011 Researcher and lecturer in Japanese at the Department of Japanese Studies at the University of Heidelberg
  • 2011 May retirement
  • 2011- 2012 Lecturer at the Japanese Studies, University of Heidelberg
Publications
  • Japanisch als Fremdsprache-14jährige Erfahrungen an der Universität Heidelberg, in: „ANBAUTENUMBAUTEN“, München 2001
  • ドイツの大学における日本語学習者(Characteristics of Japanese Language Learners at German Universities)(co-working) in „EXORIENTE “Vol.10, Ôsaka University of Foreign Studies, 2004
  • 実践報告:場面中心の教科書作成と授業(Report on the development of textbook and teaching Resouces with situational learning units)in: „Gakugei Kokugo-Kokubungaku “Vol.47, Tôkyô Gakugei University, 2015
  • 江戸思想史の一側面 -合理的・批判的思考-(The Trend of the intellectual History of the Edo Period: rational and critical Thinking)in „JAPAN und das Problem der Moderne“, München,2015
  • 場面による実際的日本語(Situatives, Praktisches Japanisch)(Textbook for the Japanese classes used in the Japanese Studies in Heidelberg)