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Night photo of urban building in Japan

Japan

May 13 - June 2, 2018


  • ENG 127– Introduction to General Linguistics (3 credit hours)

Immerse yourself in Japanese cultural traditions by visiting one of the oldest hot spring spas, medieval castles and historical temples—surrounded by exquisite landscapes. Together with students from Joliet Junior College, study at Ehime University, located in picturesque Matsuyama – the capital city of Ehime Prefecture on the Shikoku island of Japan. Following two weeks in Matsuyama, wrap up the venture with travels to Kyoto and Tokyo.

Cost: $3,750*

*Trip cost subject to change due to unanticipated changes in currency exchange rate, airline and accommodation variations.

Cost Includes:

  • Round-trip airfare
  • Double-occupancy housing (additional cost for single occupancy)
  • Most meals
  • In-country transportation
  • Cultural excursions/activities (as arranged for this program)
  • Trip cancellation insurance

Cost Excludes:

  • College of Lake County tuition and fees
  • Passport fees
  • Incidental/personal expenses
  • Optional excursions
  • Additional meals
  • Travel medicine

Information Sessions


Application

Application Deadline:  December 1, 2017

Apply Online via the Education Abroad Portal

Withdrawal Information:  Your deposit and other fees are refundable if you withdraw from the program no later than December 8, 2017. Withdraws must be made in writing and submitted to cie@clcillinois.edu.

Scholarship Information

Study abroad scholarships are available through the Center for International Education for eligible participants. To be considered for a scholarship, applicants must have already applied and been accepted to the study abroad program.

Scholarship Deadline: December 8, 2017

View CLC Study Abroad Scholarship information

Faculty Leader

Jill Bruellman
Instructor, ELI/TESOL/TESL
847/543-2546
jbruellman@clcillinois.edu

Study Abroad Coordinator

Liliana Ware
Academic Operations Manager
Business & Social Sciences Div
847/543-2563
cou826@clcillinois.edu

Japan Study Abroad Interview

CLC student Arthur Zdrinc talks about his May 2014 experience studying in Japan as part of a CLC field study trip. He starts with a greeting in Japanese.