Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream
Japanese Language Program
Department of East Asian Studies
Office Location: Robarts Library #14233 (14th Floor)
Phone number: 416-946-5114
Yasuyo Tomita teaches Japanese language courses. Her academic research focuses on the research of teaching and learning of second languages. She is particularly interested in form-focused instruction, classroom research, and learner investment. She is currently working on a meta-analysis to investigate the effects of different types of instruction on second language learning.
Ph.D. in Second Language Education — OISE/University of Toronto
M.A., TESOL — Azusa Pacific University, California, U.S.A
M.A., English Language and Literature (English Linguistics) — Graduate School of Tsuda College, Tokyo, Japan
B.A., English Literature (English Linguistics) — Tsuda College, Tokyo, Japan
EAS120Y Modern Standard Japanese I
EAS461H Modern Standard Japanese IV-a
Professor Tomita’s headshot is courtesy of Lisa Sakulensky.