Curriculum

Intercultural Communication Through
Four Specialized Fields of Study

We offer four interconnected specialized fields of study which rest upon two principles: Theory and Practice. Students choose courses that are in line with their interests and learn how to apply the knowledge they gain.

Features of the Curriculum

Features of the Curriculum Features of the Curriculum

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Common
subjects
Required courses
  • ●Academic Skills A・B
  • ●Overview of Language and Communication Studies
  • ●Overview of Global Studies
Required courses
  • ●Cultural Exchange
   
  Study Abroad Program
  • ●Overseas Study Program A・B・C1
    (fall semester)
Study Abroad Program
  • ●Overseas Study Program C2
 
Elective
subjects
Introduction to
Academic Studies
  • ●College Life Planning A・B
 
Basic courses
  • ●Communication Seminar (German/French/Spanish/Chinese/Korean/Russian)
  Basic courses
  • ●Communication Seminar (Intensive) A・B
Basic courses
  • ●Japanese Communication A・B・C・D
    (Offered to International Students)
Basic courses
  • ●Seminar in Japanese Language Business Communication
    Basic courses
  • ●Career Skills Development A・B (Offered to International Students)
 
  Basic courses
  • ●Fieldwork
Basic courses
  • ●Overseas Internship (CIC) A・B ●Overseas Field Studies B
  Basic courses
  • ●Service Learning A
Basic courses
  • ●Overseas Field Studies A ●Service Learning B・C ●Internship
Introductory courses of Specialized subjects
  • ●Introduction to Linguistics ●Introduction to Communication ●Introduction to International Development and Cooperation ●Introduction to Translation and Interpreting Studies ●Globalization and Gender ●Introduction to Multi/intercultural Issues
  Specialized courses
  • ●Seminar in Intercultural Training ●Introduction to Interpreting ●Topics in International Cooperation and Development ●Research Methods in Global Studies
Specialized courses
  • ●Bilingualism ●Topics in Communication ●Special Topics in Visual Arts ●Religion and Culture
  Specialized courses
  • ●Globalization and Language 
    ●Studies in English Language Teaching 
    ●Translation and Interpreting Practicum
  Advanced Seminar
  • ●Advanced Seminar 1
Advanced Seminar
  • ●Advanced Seminar 2/3
  Senior Research and Thesis
  • ●Senior Research and Thesis/Senior Project

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