Japan Field School 2012


Learn Japanese culture and be inspired by the beauty and splendour of ancient and modern Japan as you visit historical sites and major tourist attractions while earning credit towards your degree. Also get a local’s perspective as you explore Japan with Japanese students from Kwantlen’s partner institutions in Nagoya, Kyoto, and Tokyo.

Classes at Kwantlen: May 7- May 17
Depart for Japan: May 18
Return to Vancouver: June 11

The program fee is $2700 and includes accommodation and field trips. This does not include your flight, tuition, meals, in-country transportation, and personal expenses.

Classes Offered:
Classes are instructed by a Kwantlen Faculty member. Students can enrol in CUST 1200, CUST 3XXX, FINA 1100, and/or FINA 1110. The pre-requisite for students wishing to take CUST 3XXX is CUST 1200.

Visiting places that are significant socially, culturally, and historically; meeting Japanese students to explore each city together; getting a maximum of 9 credits.

Application Instructions
Download, fill-out and submit the application form by the deadline.

Application Form.docx
Application Form.pdf

A $500 non-refundable deposit is due at the time of application. This deposit will go toward your program fee.

Application Deadline
January 31, 2012

Also, check out what the Japan Field School 2011 was like at the Japan Field School 2011 page.

Contact Information:
Sumiko Nishizawa, CUST 1200/3XXX Instructor
Email: Sumiko.Nishizawa@kpu.ca
Phone: 604.599.2592

Robert Gelineau, FINA 1100/FINA 1110 Instructor
Email: Robert.Gelineau@kpu.ca
Phone: 604.599.2227

Andrea Reynolds, International Mobility Coordinator
Email: internationalprograms@kpu.ca
Phone: 604.599.2603

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