Naoko Kurokawa
  • Naoko Kurokawa

  • Lecuturer
  • Asian & Middle Eastern Studies
  • 2204 Erwin Road Room 236, Box 90414, Durham, NC 27708
  • Campus Box 90414
  • Phone: (919) 681-4593
  • Fax: 919-681-7871
  • Office Hours: Mon & Wed 4-5
  • Overview

    • Japanese Linguistics
    • Foreign Language Pedagogy

  • Specialties

    • Japanese
  • Research Summary

    Japanese Language Pedagogy, Curriculum Development and Japanese Linguistics
  • Research Description

    Development of foreign language curriculum, computer-assisted learning, Japanese linguistics and pragmatics in second language classroom.
  • Education

      • M.A.,
      • University of Wisconsin at Madison,
      • 2001
      • B.A.,
      • Dickinson College,
      • 1999
  • Recent Publications

      • N Kurokawa, F Shinozaki, A Ueda and H Yoshida.
      • "Using SNS to Enhance Cross-Cultural Communication: Perspectives from EFL Teacher-Training & JFL Instruction."
      • Proceedings of the CIEC PC Conference 2013
      • (July, 2013)
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      • N Kurokawa.
      • "Promoting Cultural Literacy & Advanced Level Language Proficiency through the Internet-mediated Communication between American & Japanese Students."
      • proceeding of 2012 PC conference, CIEC
      • (2012)
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      • N Kurokawa.
      • "Acquisition of the Explanatory modal n(no)da through the corpus-driven language pedagogy."
      • Proceedings of the Practice Study Forum for Japanese Education, the Society for Teaching Japanese as a Foreign Language (Nihongo Kyoiku Gakkai)
      • (Summer, 2011)
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      • N Kurokawa.
      • "Examining the Effect of Peer Feedback and Internet-Mediated Communication in JFL writing."
      • Proceedings of the International Conference of the Japanese Language & Literature Association of Taiwan
      • (2009)
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      • N Kurokawa.
      • "Enhancing Intrinsic Motivation: Analysis of JFL Learners’ Motives and the Potential of Digital Comic Making."
      • Proceedings of the Practical Study Forum for Japanese Education, the Society for Teaching Japanese as a Foreign Language
      • (2009)
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  • Teaching

    • JPN 102.001
      • ELEMENTARY JAPANESE
      • Trent 038B
      • MW 10:05 AM-11:20 AM
    • JPN 102.002
      • ELEMENTARY JAPANESE
      • Trent 038B
      • MW 11:45 AM-01:00 PM
    • JPN 306.01
      • ADVANCED JAPANESE
      • Trent 039A
      • TuTh 11:45 AM-01:00 PM
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