Culture and History Field School 2014 - Japan

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. Meet local people and Japanese students from KPU's partner institutions and exchange insights about contemporary Canadian and Japanese cultures.  Visit places that are significant socially, culturally, and historically; and meet Japanese students to explore each city together. 

Kanazawa and Tokyo, Japan

Info Sessions
Monday, December 9th from 4:30pm to 5:30pm - Richmond campus, Room 2170.

Tuesday, January 14th from 3 to 4pm - Surrey campus, Cedar 1140 - Confirmed!

Wednesday, January 29th from 3:30pm to 4:30pm - Richmond campus, Room 1820.

Faculty Leaders
Seiko Roberts


Classes at KPU

May 5 to June 19 

Departure for Host Country

June 21

Return to Vancouver

July 14

The program fee is $2100 and includes accommodation, field trips and inter-city travel. The fee does not include your flight, tuition, meals, city transportation and personal expenses. 

Classes Offered
JAPN 1100 - Basic Japanese I
JAPN 1101 - Basic Japanese II
CUST/JAPAN 1200 - Introduction to Contemporary Japanese Society and Culture
CUST/JAPAN 3310 - Japanese Culture and Business

Contact Information
Seiko Roberts

Denise Sturlini

Application Deadline
February 14, 2014

How to Apply

Application period has closed for 2014.

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