This 2-week program is organized by the Kyoto City Government and the Consortium of Universities in Kyoto for overseas students to gain first-hand experience of studying in Japan, and a number of lecturs, cultural programs and field trips, including interaction with local students - buddy program are offered for participants.
Date : Summer 23 July - 5 August 2017
Winter 14 January - 27 January 2018
Participants : Undergraduate, Graduate level of students
If any middle school/high school students and graduates who are interested in studying Japan want to join, please send us email first, we can talk.
Number of Participants : 25 / each program
Evaluation : Participants will be graded on ・In-class activities (20%) ・Class report (30%) ・Final presentation (50%) Certificate will be awarded upon successful completion of the program. Language used : English Program Fee: JPY 130,000
|Accommodation and local transport fee JPY 112,280|
|Lectures and activities JPY 17,720|
The following lectures are scheduled in the program: ・Kyoto Introduction - Introduction and Overview of Kyoto ・Japan and the West - Historical Relationship between Japan and The West ・Cultural Anthropology of Japan – Yokai, Yurei of Japan ・Manga – Japanese comics ・Food Culture and Education in Japan – Shun and Shokuiku ・Japanese Business1 - Business and Culture of Kyoto ・Japanese Business2 – Pop Culture Business in Japan
Scheduled site visits/workshops include the followings: - subject to change in coordinating a timetable ・Kyoto half day tour ・Campus tour ・Market visits ・Shrines and temples (including World Heritage sites) ・Japanese garden sites ・Manga Museum ・Japanese Cooking ・Japanese Language Lesson ・Ikebana (Japanese flower arrangement) ・Kimono experience ・Kyoto Photowalk - Photography workshop ・BBQor NABE (hotpot) with student buddies
Karasuma Kyoto Hotel
Karasuma Shijo Kudaru, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto-city , 6008412, Japan
TEL *81 (0)75 371 0111