Program Details

Learn and improve your Japanese skills through full language and cultural immersion at Greenheart Travel’s summer language camp, in Fukuoka, Japan! We welcome teen students of all skills, including beginners, and you will not only be immersed in a new cul
Location:
Fukuoka, Japan
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
High School
Term:
Summer

Program Overview

Program Description:

There are 7 skill levels at the language camp: complete beginner, beginner 1, beginner 2, pre-intermediate, intermediate, upper intermediate and advanced. You will take a placement test before your program to determine your skill level, and appropriate language level placement. Japanese Language Class highlights: - 20 hours of class a week - Classes are taught by native Japanese teachers who specialize in teaching a foreign language - Lively and informal small classes with no more than 8 students per class - Japanese lessons focus on practical communication skills first, including grammar, speaking and listening Educational visits and excursions form an important part of this Greenheart Travel language program in Japan. An exciting day by day program will be given to the participants upon arrival. There will be weekly visits to museums and parks, as well as cultural activities like kimono wrapping, visiting a manga school or soba noodle-making!

Learn and improve your Japanese skills through full language and cultural immersion at Greenheart Travel’s summer language camp, in Fukuoka, Japan! We welcome teen students of all skills, including beginners, and you will not only be immersed in a new culture, but you’ll make international friends from around the world.

What’s Included: - 20 hours of language classes per week - Accommodation with local host family - Airport pickup and drop off to/from Fukuoka Airport - 2 meals per day (Breakfast & Dinner) - Daily cultural excursions & activities - Weekend excursion to beach or nearby cities - Medical and accident insurance - 24-hour emergency assistance - Local Coordinator contact - Pre-Departure orientation with Greenheart Travel - Arrival orientation in JapanLanguage level placement test Greenheart Travel also donates a portion of your fee to offset the carbon footprint of your travels.

Setting Description:
All students live with carefully selected local host families near the school – 20-30 minutes via public transportation. Prospective host families undergo a rigorous screening process. Participants can rest assured that only suitable host families will be selected. Usually one or two students will share a room with one host family depending on the size of the family’s home. They will only share rooms with students of the same sex and will be closely supervised by their hosts.
Cost:
2017 Costs: 2 Weeks: $2,250 3 weeks: $2,930 4 weeks: $3,600

Program start dates are in June - August Deadline to apply: May 1, 2016 Check out our website to learn more about our Greenheart Travel Scholarship opportunities!

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