This program includes Chinese language studies based on proficiency levels, introduction to Chinese culture and academic interaction sessions with students of Shanghai Jiao Tong University. The objectives of this program are to achieve the followings:
-Participants improve their Chinese language ability.
-Participants deepen their understanding of the culture and society of China.
-Participants foster communication skills, flexible and critical perspective to recognize the diversity.
-Participants acquire a cosmopolitan way of thinking.
-Participants began to think about practical actions to take in order to improve China-Japan relations taking in the long-standing grudge regarding their history and territories.
*Shanghai Jiao Tong University: One of the universities with a long history in China and has its strength in the science and engineering fields. However, Shanghai Jiao Tong University has recently been putting its effort into humanities and language studies. The University is located in Shanghai, China and has six campuses.
Aug. 23 (Mon) – Aug. 29 (Sun), 2021
(Number of UTokyo Students Accepted)
Approximately 20 (undergraduate students)
UTokyo covers the program fees
This program is a part of the “Short-Term Summer Online Programs administered by the Division for Global Campus Initiatives”. Please see the “Short-Term Summer Online Programs administered by the Division for Global Campus Initiatives”. The up-to-date version of the application information is available.
Reports of past participants are available in the past students’ reports page. Please note that this program in its online format is being offered for the first time in 2021 and there are no reports on the online program available.