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  • Locations: Tokyo, Japan
  • Program Terms Summer 2
  • Budget Sheets: Summer 1
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Group Summer Program Language: English, Japanese
GPA req.: 2.5
Program Description:

Baylor in Japan: Intensive Summer Japanese Language Program

Date: July 2 - August 1, 2018   
(May 14-25 online in US; July 2-August 1 in Japan)                                                                                     
Where: Tokyo, Japan
Cost: $3000 (program fee) + $7,722 (tuition for 6 hours) or $3,861 (tuition for 3 hours for JPN3V70 only) + $300 (study abroad fee, $50/credit hour) + $100 (administrative fee)

Courses Offered:
JPN 2310 & JPN 2320
JPN 3V70
Program Description:
This group summer program is for students studying Japanese at the intermediate or advanced level. The course consists of three weeks in the States and three weeks in Japan.

The first three weeks in the States will prepare students for the immersion experience in Japan in order to reach higher levels of Japanese proficiency.  The course is taught by the Baylor faculty of the Japanese program.  Upon successful completion of the entire six-week program, students will earn six credit hours in JPN 2310 and JPN 2320 or three credit hours in JPN3V70. Participants must have completed JPN 1401 and JPN 1402 with at least a "B" average to enroll in JPN 2310 and JPN 2320. For those who wish to enroll in JPN3V70 must have completed JPN 2310 and JPN 2320 with at least a "B" average.

A full-time faculty course director will oversee the entire program including academic and cultural components, administrative and personal matters, and travel arrangements.  While in Japan, the class will meet on the campus of Hosei University, one of the exchange universities of Baylor; and participants will stay in the accommodations near Hosei University.  Other program features include cultural excursions, outreach activities, company visits, and special lectures by a Japanese university professor, homestay, and peer-to-peer cultural exchange with Japanese university students.
Program Director:
Dr. Yuko Prefume
Senior Lecturer in Japanese
Dept. of Modern Languages and Cultures
Draper 156.03

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