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Yasuo Uotate

Master Lecturer in Japanese
MA, West Chester University

Office Hours — Fall 2019

  • Mondays: 1:55 to 2:45 p.m.
  • Tuesdays: 1:55 to 3:50 p.m.
  • Or by appointment

Areas of Interest

Japanese language pedagogy, professional development, teacher education, materials development, language testing, educational technology, and teaching Japanese for specific purposes such as business.


Yasuo Uotate is a Master Lecturer of Japanese language at the University of Florida.  He teaches all levels of Japanese language courses, as well as Business Japanese.  He has served as President of the Association of Florida Teachers of Japanese (AFTJ) for the 2016-18 term and as Co-President of the Southeastern Association of Teachers of Japanese (SEATJ) for the 2017-18 term.

Courses Taught

  • JPN 1130 Beginning Japanese 1
  • JPN 1131 Beginning Japanese 2
  • JPN 2230 Intermediate Japanese 1
  • JPN 2231 Intermediate Japanese 2
  • JPN 3410 Advanced Japanese 1
  • JPN 3411 Advanced Japanese 2
  • JPN 3440 Business Japanese