Focus and Scope


KAGAMI Journal focuses on the fields of Japanese Language Education and Linguistics.


Japanese Language Education includes:

  • Evaluation of Language Teaching
  • Classroom action research
  • Language Teaching Methodology
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Listen
  • Writing
  • Conversation
  • R&D
  • Acquisition and Language Learning

Japanese linguistics includes:

  • Phonology
  • Morphology
  • Syntax
  • Semantics
  • Pragmatics
  • Discourse Analysis
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Language Error Analysis
  • Translation
  • Contrastive analysis
  • CDA
  • Ethnolinguistics

Other things that are not included in the above scope are possible as long as they are still included in the focus of Japanese language education and linguistics.