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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Housing Options: Hostel / Hotel Minimum GPA: 2.5
Academic Area: Humanities & Social Science Class Eligibility: 2. Sophomore, 3. Junior, 4. Senior
Language of Instruction: English
Program Description:

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Japanese Culture: Past, Present and Future
Spend your summer traveling to Kyoto, Nagasaki and Tokyo with the AIFS Japanese Culture: Past, Present and Future study and travel program! You’ll earn 3 credits through Richmond, The American International University in London. This course is taught in English.

Live in a double or triple room in tourist class hotels. Daily breakfast is included in Nagasaki and Tokyo, while Kyoto is self-catering. 

You’ll spend 10 nights in Kyoto, 3 nights in Nagasaki and 7 nights in Tokyo. 

Cultural and social activities include:
  • Tour of Taizo-In Zen Buddhist Temple
  • Trip to Nara and the Great Buddha Hall
  • Guided tour of Nijo Castle
  • Visit to Nagasaki’s Peace Park
  • Guided walking tour of Meiji Shrine, Harajuku, Shinjuku and Yoyogi Park
  • Visit to the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation
  • Visit to the Ghibli Museum and Akihabara, Tokyo’s Electric Town
  • River cruise from Asakusa to Hamariyku traditional Japanese gardens.
 
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Offering more than $800,000 in scholarships, grants & financial support each year!  
   
AIFS is recognized as a premier provider of study abroad programs. All-inclusive program fees cover tuition, housing, a meal plan, tours and excursions, insurance and 24-hour emergency service. Since 1964, more than 1.5 million students have traveled abroad with AIFS.
 
     
 

 



Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2021 02/26/2021 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified when a decision has been made and will be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.