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  • Locations: Tokyo, Japan
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: SCU applicants only
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Narrow Your Search: 1. SCU Study Abroad Language of instruction: English, Japanese
Minimum GPA: 2.75 Areas of study: Japanese
Housing Options: Apartment, Hotel Cost: Program Provider Cost + $500 SCU Fee
Program Description:
Sophia University's three-week Summer Session in Asian Studies has provided students with the opportunity to study abroad in Japan and explore the country?s relation with Asia and the rest of the world. Participants choose two intensive courses from a list including Japanese language, history, art, religion, literature, society, culture, economics, and politics. In addition to the courses offered, there are a number of field trips and special events, such as, opportunities to view performances of Noh and kabuki, experience a Japanese tea ceremony and ikebana, visit Meiji Shrine, and to attend a wadaiko (Japanese drumming) performance and lesson. Some courses also feature field trips directly related to the course. Summer Session in Asian Studies participants take two intensive courses and earn six credits. 

Students should review full eligibility requirements for SCU's Study Abroad Program.

Students are required to live in program housing. Independent housing is not permitted by SCU.

Program-specific GPA is subject to change. Be sure to confirm GPA on program's website. If program GPA is under 2.75, you are still subject to SCU's 2.75 minimum.

This program is currently not accepting applications.