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Summer and Spring English or Foreign Language Programs

Summer and Spring Language and Culture Programs

If you are thinking of developing English or other foreign language proficiency or if you would like to experience the foreign cultures for one month or so, these programs would be most suitable for you. The programs are available in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada and China and each program has its own features respectively, therefore, we would like you to choose the one suitable for your needs.


Language and Culture Programs in Summer and Spring, 2018

 

Programs

Time

Program Period

Application Period Fees Program Details
1 Grand View University (USA)
English Language and Culture +
Internaship

Aug. 5 to Sept. 2,
2018

4 weeks

Apr. 9 to 
May 11, 2018

aprx. 510,000
yen

Students will attend the English language training and experience internship program at local companies which meets students' major or study.
2 Eastern Kentucky University (USA)
English Language and Culture + Internship
Aug.19 to Sept. 22, 2018 5 weeks
Apr. 9 to
May 11, 2018
aprx.
470,000
yen
This program provides English language training for 4 weeks. In the afternoons, you may visit companies or model schools on campus twice during these weeks. Then students will experience internship programs at a Japanese company or local schools.
3 University of British Columbia (Canada)
English Language and Culture 

February to March
2019

(TBA on CNS)  

4 weeks October, 2018
(TBA on CNS)
aprx.
470,000
yen

Students will attend English language training program at English Language Institute in UBC. Students will stay with Canadian host family during the period.

4 Leicester University (UK)
English Language and Culture
February to March 2019
(TBA on CNS)
4 weeks
October, 2018
(TBA on CNS)

aprx.
550,000
to 600,000
yen
This program provides English language training and cultural exchange with local students. Students will stay with a British host family during the period.
5

University of Norther Iowa (USA) 
English Language and Culture

February to March 2019
(TBA on CNS)

4 weeks

October, 2018
(TBA on CNS)

aprx.
550,000
yen
Students will work with students of UNI to design products in their Project Based Learning (PBL) . Participants can also experience home staying in an American host family.
6 Hangzhou Dianzi University (CHINA)
Chinese Language and Culture +Internship
March 2019
(TBA on CNS)
2 weeks October, 2018
(TBA on CNS)
aprx.
160,000
yen
This program provides Chinese language training for begginers and chinese culture experience. Students will experience internship in Terumo Medical Products (Hangzhou) Co., Ltd.

・Each program may be supported by scholarships. There are some conditions to receive the scholarships, as shown in this file.
・Each program requires that you should attend the preparation sessions prior to the program and give an oral report after coming back from the program.
・You will be given a certain amount of credits after a successful completion.
・There is a possibility that some points might be changed.
・The guidance information will be announced on CNS.

If you are interested in any of these programs, please feel free to come to the Office of International Affairs or contact Ms. Okumura (ex. 8152, kokumura●yamanashi.ac.jp - please replace ● for @)