The Japanese Language Program at Illinois

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イ リ ノイ大学日本語プログラムへようこそ!

The Japanese language program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) offers language courses of four levels from elementary to fourth-year.  While each focusing on particular skill areas, all courses aim at developing comprehensive language ability that enables culturally-appropriate behaviors and communication. Use the menu on the right to find out more about the program.

Japanese Language Table (日本語ランゲージテーブル)

Looking for an opportunity to practice your Japanese? Come join us on our weekly conversation series!

All levels welcome!

When: Every Tuesday (1/26-4/19, except 3/22)

Time: 3:30-4:30pm

Place: ZOOM  (Meeting ID: 897 4104 3668   Password: 666210)


UIUC Tadoku Group (UIUC多読グループ)

 Improve your Japanese proficiency through “extensive reading”!

UIUC Tadoku group offers you graded readers (easy reading) of a wide variety of levels and subjects. 


We read books for fun and not for assignments because we believe that reading should be enjoyable!

 (All levels welcome!)


  When: Friday (1/28, 2/4, 2/18, 2/25, 3/11, 4/1, 4/8, 4/22) The activity on 2/4 and 2/18 is canceled due to the heavy snow.

  Time: 1:00-1:50pm

  Place: FLB 1128


  When: Friday (2/11, 3/4, 4/15)

  Time: 1:00-1:50pm

  Place: Zoom (Meeting ID: 962 9864 7405 Password: Tadoku)




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