Tokyo: Language Intensive at KUIS
Sponsor: IES Abroad
Location: Makuhari, Chiba Prefecture, Japan
Description:This full-immersion Japanese language program includes Japanese language classes at Kanda University of International Studies (KUIS), IES area studies courses, as well as an optional for-credit field placement opportunity. The program also offers cultural activities, field trips and the Japanese student "ePals" program to help foster cultural integration.
- Full Year
Term Notes: Spring Semester generally begins in late March, so students enroll for Winter Quarter at NU and finish final exams before departure. If students do not take Winter Quarter classes at Northwestern, they must enroll in at least 15 semester credits while abroad.
To apply, Northwestern students must:
- Complete an NU Study Abroad Application by the appropriate deadline
- Complete an IES application by the program's deadline
Languages: Japanese, English
3 semesters or the equivalent of college-level Japanese
Housing:Northwestern requires that all students are housed in home stays
Program Costs:Estimated costs, Fall 2012
(See the program site for the most updated cost information.)