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Are you interested in studying at Japanese universities? Do you want to learn about Japan’s university application and enrollment processes, as well as the types of programs on offer? This course will help you to both discover great programs offered by different Japanese universities and prepare a study plan through project-based learning. We introduce a number of options to match a variety of goals, from full degree to non-degree programs, programs taught in English, as well as short-term programs in Japan. During the course, international students at UTokyo will provide you with useful information and advice to start you on the path to studying in Japan. At the end of this course, you will produce a draft of your action plan for applying to Japanese universities. The overall goal of the course is to start you off on the right foot to a happy, productive and fulfilling student life in Japan!...
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Sugerido: 4 weeks of study, 2-3 hours/week

Aprox. 10 horas restantes
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English

Legendas: English, Spanish, French, Chinese (Simplified)

Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

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2 horas para concluir

Your First Step to Study in Japan

As an introduction, we will give you a brief overview of the education system in Japanese higher education, and talk about what makes Japan an interesting option for you. There is a variety of schools in Japan, all the way from Hokkaido, down to Okinawa in the South. Students at the University of Tokyo will share their thoughts on what attracted them to come to study in Japan....
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8 vídeos (Total de 29 min), 2 leituras, 4 testes
Video8 videos
Japanese School Education System part 12min
Japanese School Education System part 21min
Why Japan? part 13min
Why Japan? part 26min
Student Voices part 17min
Tips for learning2min
Why Japan?1min
Reading2 leituras
Welcome to Studying at Japanese Universities - Guidance Information10min
Guiding Questions for week 110min
Quiz3 exercícios práticos
Warm-Up Quiz5min
Week 1 practice quiz2min
Week 1 Quiz14min

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3 horas para concluir

Understanding the Process

In this module, we will talk about the different types of programs and also overview of the application process. There are different types of programs available in Japan, and their application processes and requirements are not the same. To find a good program that suits you, you’ll actually have to conduct a research on programs offered by Japanese universities and share your findings with others. ...
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10 vídeos (Total de 38 min), 2 leituras, 2 testes
Video10 videos
Application Procedure2min
Various Types of Application8min
Choosing Your School5min
Student Voices part 25min
Application procedure1min
Messages from the TAs3min
Other topics: Research student (kenkyusei)1min
Selecting your program1min
Typical questions from students3min
Reading2 leituras
Guiding Questions for week 210min
Find a school you are interested in30min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Week 2 Quiz18min

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Student Life in Japan

In this module, we will talk about various aspects of student life in Japan. Students at the University of Tokyo will share the experience of their first day in japan, how they settled in, and how they are enjoying campus life. You will have clearer image of how student life is like when you come to study in Japan....
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12 vídeos (Total de 66 min), 1 leitura, 1 teste
Video12 videos
Settling in Japan part 25min
Student Voices part 34min
Social Life and Recreation7min
Tuition & Living Costs part 16min
Tuition & Living Costs part 27min
Part-Time Jobs8min
Cultural issues3min
Part-time jobs, internships, and employment1min
Student life in Japan4min
Tuition and scholarships1min
Your typical weekday and weekend schedule in Japan3min
Reading1 leituras
Guiding Questions for week 325min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Week 3 Quiz16min

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Moving Forward

In this final module, let's listen to the students' talk on how academic life looks like at Japanese universities. They will give you some advices that would be useful to get ready before coming to Japan. Now it is your time to put your ideas all together into a concrete plan based on what you learned in this course. ...
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7 vídeos (Total de 24 min), 1 teste
Video7 videos
Academic Life in Japan part 27min
Advice from Students part 13min
Advice from Students part 23min
Course Wrap-Upmin
Next steps after coursemin
Starting a new life in Japan3min
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por DAMar 14th 2017

It was an amazing course . I would recommend it to anyone who wants to go to Japan as an international student . It provides many essential information.

por SKJan 8th 2018

Great Course.\n\nGot a superb overview about Japanese Education System and Japanese Universities\n\nHoping to study in Japan

Instrutores

Yujin Yaguchi

Professor
College of Arts and Sciences

Yuko Itatsu

Associate professor
College of Arts and Sciences

Sobre The University of Tokyo

The University of Tokyo was established in 1877 as the first national university in Japan. As a leading research university, UTokyo offers courses in essentially all academic disciplines at both undergraduate and graduate levels and conducts research across the full spectrum of academic activity....

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