Courses in Japan

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Japan is a location of progress, innovation and growth and can open professionals to a wide range of opportunities. It has a diverse, exotic and digital feel and is bubbling with endless possibilities in so many areas. Courses in Japan can give you access to a truly cross-cultural learning experience while utilizing innovative learning methods.

Courses in Japan are multi-faceted and are usually combined with degree programs, certificate programs or professional development series. Courses in Japan can be studied online, through distance learning, or in a traditional classroom setting. Courses in Japan have a wide range of topics, such as communication, business, healthcare, literature, technology, and many more.

Whether you are interested in gaining new skills, a change of career, or professional development, there are many courses in Japan that can help you meet your goals. Take a look through the options below and you may find the program you are searching for!

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Course in Japan Studies (non-major)

International College of Liberal Arts - Yamanashi Gakuin University
Campus Full time April 2019 Japan Kofu

The JSP (Japan Studies Program) consists of the Japan Area Studies Program (JAS) and the Japanese Language Program (JLP). [+]

Course in Japan Studies

The JSP (Japan Studies Program) consists of the Japan Area Studies Program (JAS) and the Japanese Language Program (JLP). JAS courses are embedded within the liberal arts curriculum to ensure both that they have a strong academic base and that students are able to see Japan from a number of disciplinary perspectives. JAS is proud to host a large number of experiential workshops on Japanese culture taught by masters in Noh, Koto, Shakuhachi, Zen, Shinto, Shodo, Sado, Kado, and the martial arts: Aikido, Judo, Karate and Shugendo.

The JLP includes not only Japanese language courses ranging from beginning to advanced levels but also courses in professional Japanese writing, reading Japanese newspapers, and public speaking in Japanese. Our Language Acquisition Center (LAC) includes a Japanese Writing Desk to help Japanese and international students polish their composition skills.... [-]


EF Gap Year or Semester in Japan

EF Gap Year
Campus Full time 6 - 12 months Open Enrollment Japan Tokyo

Travel to Tokyo for a semester or year and learn Japanese in in Japan's buzzing capital city. Experience the soaring skyline and fast-paced culture while you practice your Japanese with locals in the trendy shops and sushi bars of the Shibuya District. [+]

Travel to Tokyo for a semester or year and learn Japanese in in Japan's buzzing capital city. Experience the soaring skyline and fast-paced culture while you practice your Japanese with locals in the trendy shops and sushi bars of the Shibuya District.

Join students from around the world on the ultimate study abroad experience. Achieve fluency, see the world, expand your international network - and launch your global future. Study for 6, 9 or 11 months and start in April, June, September or January. College credit and internship opportunities ensure you're always adding to your resume during the adventure of a lifetime.

You can globalize your future and boost your international career by preparing for the JLPT Exam with a Japanese Language Diploma from EF.... [-]


Japanese Language, Culture, Design in Yokohama

Yokohama Design College
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years April 2019 Japan Yokohama

We have Japanese High school department, also Design department on campus, you can make friends with Japanese students in our college in everyday life. [+]

What you learn

Japanese Language

Duration

From April: 1 year or 2 years (with a student visa)

From October: 1 year or 1 and half years (with a student visa)

Option lesson

Manga, Drawing, a Trial lesson of Design Courses

School Activities

School Festival, Dipping Rice-cake and playing Japanese traditional games,

Graduation Exhibition, Sports Festival

Student’s club activities ( Futsal, Volleyball, Cosplay, Choir, etc)

Activities of Japanese Language Course

Visiting Japanese Historical places, Disaster Center

Excursion to Tokyo Disney Resort, Christmas Party, Graduation trip

Celebrating New Year at a shrine

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Tokyo - Language & Culture

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters March 2019 Japan Tokyo

Expand your understanding of Japan by immersing yourself in contemporary Japan and its culture—and what better way to learn the Japanese language? At Kanda University of International Studies (KUIS), you take a 6-credit language course specially designed for IES Abroad students (with the option of taking up to 12 credits of language), plus area studies courses taught in English. [+]

Overview

Tea ceremony, calligraphy, music, dance, and martial arts—Japan is a medley of culture, old and new, that you can explore during your time in Tokyo. Live and learn in this exciting city where the past mingles with the future, and the ultra-modern stands side-by-side with the traditional.

Expand your understanding of Japan by immersing yourself in contemporary Japan and its culture—and what better way to learn the Japanese language? At Kanda University of International Studies (KUIS), you take a 6-credit language course specially designed for IES Abroad students (with the option of taking up to 12 credits of language), plus area studies courses taught in English. The English-language course offerings look at Japan from the point of view of popular culture, history, politics, and the arts. Founded in 1987, KUIS is a private university dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in International Studies, Foreign Languages, Intercultural Communication, Japanese Culture, and Linguistics.... [-]


Nagoya Direct Enrollment - Nanzan University

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters January 2019 Japan Nagoya

Immerse yourself in Japanese culture through full-time enrollment at the Center for Japanese Studies (CJS) at Nanzan University. As a distinguished private university, Nanzan University offers excellent learning opportunities. In addition to a required intensive Japanese language class, you will choose from a range of CJS English-taught course offerings in Business, Humanities, and Social Sciences, [+]

Overview

Tradition meets modernity in the thriving Japanese city of Nagoya. Countless cultural traditions began in Nagoya and have been passed down through generations—the city is referred to as Geidokoro, a center for art and culture. Don’t miss the rituals and festivals that take place at temples and shrines throughout the Nagoya area.

Along with its cultural traditions, Nagoya is an important port city and industrial center. Major international businesses have a presence in Nagoya, including Toyota, Lexus, Mitsubishi Motors, Brother Industries, Boeing, and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries.

Immerse yourself in Japanese culture through full-time enrollment at the Center for Japanese Studies (CJS) at Nanzan University. As a distinguished private university, Nanzan University offers excellent learning opportunities. In addition to a required intensive Japanese language class, you will choose from a range of CJS English-taught course offerings in Business, Humanities, and Social Sciences, and enjoy hands-on instruction in Japanese arts, such as ikebana, shodo, hanga, and sumie. Students with very advanced language skills are encouraged to enroll in seminars taught in Japanese with local students.... [-]


INM's Leadership Development Program

Columbia Business School
Campus Part time 5 days April 2019 Japan Tokyo

This course prepares experienced mid-level and senior executives to maximize the influence of their personal leadership. [+]

The Leadership Development Program prepares experienced mid-level and senior executives to maximize the impact and influence of their personal leadership, so that they may effect positive change for their agencies and constituents. Through a 5-day series of highly interactive sessions, participants learn to enhance their personal leadership effectiveness, build and motivate teams, plan and manage change, and create a climate that values diversity, and promotes creativity and innovation for superior performance and service delivery. Participants experience both personal and professional transformation through increased self-awareness, confidence, “emotional intelligence,” and flexibility, and learn to align personal and organizational goals as well as vision and program strategy.Program Focus• Developing breakthrough strategies• Leading and managing organizational change and renewal• Building high-performance teams• Improving leadership communication skills and creating a Leadership Credo• Coaching and motivating staff• Increasing self-awareness of preferred leadership styles and versatility in using multiple styles... [-]


IELTS Exam Preparation

English Training Lounge
Campus Full time September 2019 Japan Tokyo

The ETL IELTS Exam Preparation course focuses on what the actual IELTS exams entail and which areas to target when preparing for the exams. As with all IELTS exam preparation courses, we at English Training Lounge believe, 'Repartition is the mother of skill!' Practice, practice, and more practice is the only real way to score high band grades in both the Academic and the General IELTS exams.

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IELTS Exam Preparation

English Training Lounge delivers IELTS Academic & General Exam preparation training for education, for immigration

English Training Lounge - The Professional's Choice

IELTS, or 'International English Language Testing System', is an international standardized English language proficiency test for non-native speakers wishing to emigrate, work or study in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, South Africa, The United Kingdom & Ireland or The USA. Added to this, many colleges, training institutions and universities in countries such as The United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Pakistan and India all require a set IELTS band score to study at their respective establishments.... [-]


High Impact Leadership

Columbia Business School
Campus Part time 6 days May 2019 Japan Tokyo

High Impact Leadership provides a profound understanding of how you are perceived as a leader in the context of your organization. [+]

Successful leaders know that true leadership effectiveness begins with self-awareness. High Impact Leadership provides a profound understanding of how you are perceived as a leader in the context of your organization. It also enables you to develop an action plan on how to manage yourself and lead others to improve performance.

Through 360-degree feedback, intensive one-on-one coaching, self-assessment tools and small group work, you will develop a realistic path to more effective leadership. You will learn how to establish and communicate direction and inspiration that aligns people and objectives.

Who should attend? Upper-level executives with at least ten years experience who seek to enhance their skills and management effectiveness within the context of their organization.... [-]


The Columbia Senior Executive Program

Columbia Business School
Campus Part time 27 days April 2019 Japan Tokyo

The Columbia Senior Executive Program is an incomparable experience of intellectual, personal and professional discovery and growth. [+]

The Columbia Senior Executive Program is an incomparable experience of intellectual, personal and professional discovery and growth, focused on providing you with tools, insights and the ambitious and vibrant learning environment necessary to maximize your potential as a leader within your organization.

The reach of The Columbia Senior Executive Program broadly extends from the context of global awareness and enterprise wide thinking, through the challenges of leading and managing change, to the personal journey of preparing yourself for your immediate and long-term future, and the future of your organization.

You will explore the complexity of issues and perspectives through faculty interaction, individual coaching and collaboration with diverse peers, creating a new foundation for bold, effective and innovative leadership. At the close of the program, you are invited to bring your spouse or a guest to CSEP. Through presentations focusing on life after CSEP and the graduation ceremony, your guest will become an integral part of your CSEP experience. ... [-]


INM’s Executive Level Program

Columbia Business School
Campus Part time 20 days February 2019 Japan Tokyo

The program explores the conceptual foundations of management, reinforced through case discussions, workplace application assignments, and small group consultation. [+]

INM’s Executive Level Program gives senior executives the tools and skills they need to be strategic thinkers, confident decision-makers, and outstanding leaders. This highly interactive 20-day program (consisting of four non-consecutive residential weeks) explores the conceptual foundations of management, reinforced through case discussions, workplace application assignments, and small group consultation. Each participant receives guidance in the development of a comprehensive strategic analysis and plan for his/her agency and presents it for review and critique to faculty and peers. Through this intensive, interdisciplinary exercise, the participants integrate conceptual material with practical applications and create products of immediate value to their agencies.... [-]


Strategic Marketing Management

Columbia Business School
Campus Part time 6 days June 2019 Japan Tokyo

Strategic Marketing Management is a comprehensive program with a focus on delivering and capturing customer value. [+]

The key to business success is to outperform the competition in capturing and retaining a profitable customer base. Strategic Marketing Management is a comprehensive program with a focus on delivering and capturing customer value.

You will gain innovative ideas on how to become a more effective marketer, and specific processes and tools to develop and implement these ideas. You'll also have the opportunity to apply your learning to your own company and markets through various clinics and a personal case. The intensive curriculum and action-learning format have proven highly effective both for seasoned marketing professionals and for executives with new marketing responsibilities.

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INM (Institute for Not-for-Profit Management)

Columbia Business School
Campus Part time September 2019 Japan Tokyo

We give you the tools to be more efficient, more productive and more adept in facing the demands of today’s nonprofit environment. [+]

Successful nonprofits require executives who are prepared to make critical decisions about their organization’s mission, direction, policies and

programs.

For more than 30 years, the goal of the Institute for Not-for-Profit Management (INM) has been to serve you as you serve others. We give you the tools to be more efficient, more productive and more adept in facing the demands of today’s nonprofit environment.

We partner with agencies like yours to build leadership and management capacity, supporting you in creating and implementing innovative strategies

that will help you and your organization thrive for years to come.

ACHIEVING YOUR GOALS WITH INMINM grew out of the idea that sound business practices of the corporate world could be applied to nonprofits. By providing nonprofit professionals with a business education, leaders could work more effectively, serve their clients better and use their resources more efficiently.... [-]


Negotiation and Decision Making Strategies

Columbia Business School
Campus Part time 3 days July 2019 Japan Tokyo

This course teaches you how to get the most out of your negotiations while creating a winning proposition for both sides. [+]

Negotiation and Decision-Making Strategies teaches you how to get the most out of your negotiations while creating a winning proposition for both sides. The program takes you through each element of a negotiation applying a framework of strategies based on psychological research.

You will learn methods for successful conflict resolution and examine the impact of cultural differences on the negotiation process. As you participate with peers in a series of increasingly difficult, real world negotiation simulations, you'll benefit from constant feedback and refinement of new

techniques.

Who should attend? This program is appropriate for executives at all levels, who are seeking to enhance their negotiation capabilities... [-]


TOEFL Exam Preparation

English Training Lounge
Online Campus Full time September 2019 Japan Tokyo

Our face to face and online TOEFL/TOEFL iBT preparation programmes are designed to fit easily into the learner's life and schedule. As with all English Training Lounge courses, we offer affordable, professional step-by-step English training at a time and place of the learner's choosing. [+]

TOEFL Exam Preparation English Training Lounge - The Professional's Choice

TOEFL, (Test Of English as a Foreign Language) is an English competency qualification required by most, if not all USA and Canadian university to prove proficiency in English language ability for those who come from countries where English is not the native language. The TOEFL assesses non-native English speakers' academic listening, reading, speaking and writing skills. Over 2400 US and Canadian colleges and universities require a TOEFL test score in order to admit overseas students to further and higher educational programmes of study. Regardless of past academic qualifications or overseas travel, the TOEFL is still required if a non-native English speaking student wishes to study for an Undergraduate degree, (BA/BEng/BSc...) a Postgraduate degree, (MA/MEng/MSc...) or a Doctorate degree, (JD/Mphil/Phd/PsyD ...) in The United States of America or Canada. (Please also keep in mind that both The USA and Canada also accept IELTS Academic, ETL strongly recommends that all of our learners check with their prospective colleges or universities in the USA or Canada before applying for either the TOEFL or IELTS exam preparation programmes with English Training Lounge.... [-]


Value Investing

Columbia Business School
Campus Part time 2 days June 2019 Japan Tokyo

Exclusively offered at Columbia, Value Investing upholds the traditions of Graham and Dodd's value-based theory established at Columbia Business School and its successful applications. [+]

Exclusively offered at Columbia, Value Investing upholds the traditions of Graham and Dodd's value-based theory established at Columbia Business School and its successful applications.

You will learn to use quantitative valuation techniques such as arbitrage, asset-based approaches, and the earning power method, and you will effectively combine those tools with strategic methodologies for estimating franchise value. Three real-world case studies enable more precise estimation of investment risk, and improve your ability to manage a value portfolio.Who should attend?This program is appropriate for executives at all levels who want to refine their understanding of value-based investing principles for professional and personal use.... [-]