As a Japanese major at Calvin, you have the opportunity to further your knowledge through off-campus studies. Engage with the Japanese language and culture through one of Calvin’s Japanese study abroad experiences.
Semester in Japan
- Spend the semester studying the Japanese language and culture in Hikone, near Kyoto, Japan. In this program held at the Japan Center for Michigan Colleges and Universities (JCMU), language courses are taught at all levels and cultural engagement includes field trips, home stays in the community and participation in local cultural events
Interim in Japan
- This three-credit, three-week course is offered every four years in late May and gives students the opportunity to explore Japan and expand their knowledge of the Japanese language and culture.
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