Japan EDUC 510i
Cognition and Learning
This course encompasses a cross-cultural approach for developing a deep understanding of human cognition and learning with an emphasis on implications for educators and educational researchers. While in Tokyo, students will engage in a variety of learning activities such as Japanese lesson study, action research forum and elementary/middle school visits. Students will have first-hand experiences to learn about Japanese teaching methods/philosophy focused on the social and personal development of children. Students will also have a variety of opportunities to interact with Japanese K-12 teachers, students and university students at Waseda University. The program cost includes hotel stay in the heart of Tokyo (Shinjyuku district), daily buffet breakfast, Tokyo metropolitan train pass and a half day city tour with plenty of free time to explore the city on your own.
|Application Deadline||February 5, 2016|
|Travel Dates||June 25 - July 3 2016|
June 6,9/13 & 16 4pm-6:50pm
|Post-Trip sessions||July 18 and 22, 2016 (Online)|
|Global Study Fee||$ 350|
|Estimated Travel Costs||$1,500*|
|Total Estimated Expense:||$3,950
* Airfare not included
1. The estimated program costs includes accommodation, transportation for in-country program activities, some meals and program costs. Students will need to budget for some additional meals and incidental costs.
2. Upon registration, you will be billed a non-refundable $150 deposit.
3. When you receive confirmation that you have been accepted to the course, you need to book your own flights.
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