Tokyo EDUC 510I - Cognition and Learning

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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. You will visit Japanese schools, observe classes and have a series of formal and informal dialogues with Japanese teachers and principals, faculty and students at Waseda University about Japanese education and its underlying cultural values and philosophy.

Important Date Date
Application Window: 2/7/14
Travel Dates: July 5 - 13, 2014
Pre-Trip Session: June 23 - July 3, 2014 (M, W, Th)
Post-Trip Session: July 22, 2014 (T) 
Expense Cost
USD Tuition $ 1,800
Global Study Fee $ 300
Travel Expenses $ 2,800
(includes air fare, lodging, excursions, and some meals)
Total Estimated Expense: $ 4,900

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Please Note

Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis and must be submitted within the time frame as outlined. A non-refundable deposit of $50 is due with your application, along with a copy of your passport. Please note: you must bring a copy of your passport with each application, even if you have traveled through the SOLES Global Center previously. Checks may be made payable to USD-SOLES.