Akira Ono

Last Updated :2021/01/05

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Professor
Web Site
E-mail
aonohiroshima-u.ac.jp
Other Contact Details
1-1-1 KAGAMIYAMA, HIGASHIHIROSHIMA 739-8524 JAPAN, Japan
TEL : (+81)82-424-7063 FAX : (+81)82-424-7063
Self-introduction
I have examined the ways in which literature can be used for improving English abilities of non-native speakers of English.

Basic Information

Educational Backgrounds

  • Hiroshima University, Graduate School, Division of Letters, English Language and Literature, Japan, 2000/04, 2006/03
  • Hiroshima University, Faculty of Literature, English Language and Literature, Japan, 1986/04, 1990/03
  • University of London, Graduate School, Division of Letters, English Literature and Language after 1525, U.K., 1997

Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D., Hiroshima University
  • M.A., King's College
  • Master of Arts, Hiroshima University

Educational Activity

  • 【Bachelor Degree Program】School of Education : Language and Culture Education
  • 【Master's Program】Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences : Division of Educational Sciences : Educational Design for Teacher Educators Program
  • 【Doctoral Program】Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences : Division of Educational Sciences : Educational Design for Teacher Educators Program

In Charge of Primary Major Programs

  • Secondary School English Language Education

Research Fields

  • Humanities;Literature;Literature in English

Research Keywords

  • literariness
  • teaching materials
  • content studies in English Language Education

Affiliated Academic Societies

  • Japan Society of English Language Education
  • The English Literary Society of Japan

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2020, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 1Term, Introductory Seminar for First-Year Students
  2. 2020, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, Study on English Culture
  3. 2020, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Graduation Thesis
  4. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Introduction to Literature in English
  5. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, English Language Education and Literature
  6. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Study of IS Textbook (English)
  7. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Cross Cultural Studies for English Language Education
  8. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Analysis of English Language Texts
  9. 2020, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Global Teachers Training Practice
  10. 2020, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , 3Term, Project Research
  11. 2020, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , 2Term, Research into Curriculum and Instruction Sciences (Specialization in English Language Education)
  12. 2020, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Advanced Study in Curriculum and Instruction Sciences (Specialization in English Language Education)
  13. 2020, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , 3Term, Research into Curriculum and Instruction Sciences (Specialization in English Language Education)
  14. 2020, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Advanced Study in Curriculum and Instruction Sciences (Specialization in English Language Education)
  15. 2020, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Project for Integrating Curriculum and Instruction Sciences
  16. 2020, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Special Study in English Language Education and Its Contents III (Language and Literature)
  17. 2020, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Special Lecture on English Language Education and Its Contents III (Language and Literature)
  18. 2020, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Special Study in English Language Education and Its Contents III (Language and Literature)
  19. 2020, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 2Term, Educational Sciences and Society
  20. 2020, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Special Study
  21. 2020, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Special Study in English Language Education A
  22. 2020, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Special Study in English Language Education A
  23. 2020, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Advanced Course in Teaching Material Design for Language and Communication Expression (English)
  24. 2020, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Special Study

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. The Limits of Radicalism in Hard Times, PHOENIX, 44, 1-12, 19951001
  2. David Copperfield: A Discrepancy between the Two Davids, Hiroshima Studies in English Language and Literature, 40, 38-46, 19960330
  3. The Meaning of Oliver's Standard English, PHOENIX, 41, 57-70, 19940401
  4. A Report on Foreign Language Activities in Hibizaki Elementary School, 189-197, 20121201
  5. English Reading Skills to Be Developed through Literary Texts: From the View Point of the New Course of Study and Theories of Communication Skills, 147-158, 20130301
  6. For a Smooth Transition from Elementary School Foreign Language Activities to Junior High School English: Principles and Practices in Oasa Jnior High School, 19, 187-193, 20130301
  7. How to Use Stories in Elementary School English Education, 24, 93-98, 20180322

Publications such as books

  1. 2015/08, Literature and Language Learning in the EFL Classroom, Palgrave Macmillan, 2015, 08, Scholarly Book, Joint work, 英語, 978-1-137-44365-6, 320, 140-150

External Funds

Acceptance Results of Competitive Funds

  1. KAKENHI, 2011, 2013

Social Activities

Organizing Academic Conferences, etc.

  1. 2012/07