The Language Laboratory and Teaching English at the College Level in Japan

  • Masuko Izumi
  • Sadahiko Ikenra
  • Takeko Itakur


A recommendation made by the Central Council on Education in
Japan states that in foreign language education the main concentration
should be placed on the development of practical abilities. Language
Laboratory facilities are becoming widespread in Japan as one of the most
effective methods of meeting the needs of foreign language training.