7 gVIII Teacher's Qualifications/Training/Appointmenth Previous Next JAPANESE
VIII Teacher's Qualifications/Training/Appointment
In terms of courses, pre-service teacher training in Japan occurs at 461 universities, 398 colleges, 214 graduate schools, and involves 69 majors at accredited universities.(as of 1998)
The course subjects required to receive conferment of a license comprise specialized subjects at individual universities comprise:
œCurriculums about a subject
œCurriculums about the teaching profession
œCurriculums regarding the teaching profession are mainly as follows:
-Curriculums concerning the meaning of the teaching profession
-Curriculums concerning basic educational theories
-Curriculums concerning school curriculums and instruction methods
-Curriculums concerning student guidance, educational consultation, carrier guidance, etc.
-Seminars
-Teaching practice
œCurriculums concerning subjects or the teaching profession
œCurriculums concerning special education
œCurriculums concerning protective care
œCurriculums concerning protective care or the teaching profession
œCurriculums concerning nutritional education

Please send your comments and concerns here

kamada@criced.tsukuba.ac.jp

Center for Research on International Cooperation in Educational Development(CRICED) University of Tsukuba
1-1-1, Tennodai, Tsukuba-shi, IBARAKI
305-857, JAPAN