Offering online courses for Fall 2021

May 28, 2021 (Fri.)

Program Overview
Preliminary course list

Seeing the continuous high rates of COVID-19 in Japan and the current international travel ban to Japan, we have decided to cancel our regular on-site program but provide an online program called “ASP Home-Based Program” for the upcoming Fall semester (September - December).

<Program Overview>
ASP Home-Based Program provides various courses in an online format for the students who have applied to our program plus any other students at our partner institution who may be interested in learning language and culture of Japan/Asia.

<Main Features>
•Japanese language courses taught by experienced Japanese instructors (7 different levels)
•Selected courses focusing on Japan and Asia (mixed with Kansai Gaidai students)
•Japanese language courses are mainly synchronous style. Some selected Japanese courses are mixed with synchronous and asynchronous styles.
•Subject matter courses are taught synchronously once a week, the second weekly class period is asynchronous.
•Part-time enrollment only (up to two courses)
•Tuition Free (except Registration fee of JPY10,000)
•Participation in Intercultural Engagement Program (IEP) required at least once a month
•Grades and credits awarded

<Schedule>
Nomination Period: June 7 – July 14, 2021
Application / Registration Period: June 28 – July 16, 2021
Course Notification: by August 3, 2021
Enrollment Confirmation & Payment: August 3 – August 17, 2021
Orientation Day: August 23, 2021
Classes Start: August 30, 2021
Classes End: December 18, 2021 (Final Exams: December 14 – December 18, 2021)

For more information, please refer to the PDF files on the top.