Internship & Study Abroad Program in Okinawa

Internship & Study Abroad Program in Okinawa
www.studyandinternjapan.com

Description: The ONLY program that combines language instruction, internship, & sightseeing all in one!!!
Normally this is a four week program BUT we can also tailor this program to individuals and groups (inquire for group rates) - from 2 weeks to 3 months. You can start studying, interning and sightseeing with us right away as our programs start every month. Please be aware that there are no Japanese classes and some internships will have the day off during Japanese holidays.

Highlights:
1. Cost: MUCH cheaper than similar programs on the mainland of Japan! Our one month program costs between $2,500 to $3,000 (depending on which program you pick). The below information is for our one month program.

2. Includes:
* Orientation & orientation packet
* Japanese Language placement exam
* 66 hours of classroom language instruction
* Textbooks (Minna no Nihongo Volume I and II)
* A private room in a furnished apartment for 4 weeks
* Meals: Lunch is provided Monday to Friday. There is a fully functional kitchen where you can make breakfast & dinner.
* 4 cultural activities
* 2 field trips (Southern, Central, or Northern Okinawa)
* Ground transportation (airport pick-up/drop-off, cultural activities, and field trips)
* The ONLY program that gives you a mobile phone!!!
* Personal assistance/assistant available 24 hours a day/7 days a week
** For an extra price you can also stay at an Okinawan home for a few days

3. Options:
(1) Language only (see below for more information)
(2) Language & Internship (see below for more information)
(3) Internship only (see below for more information)
(4) Instead of an internship, you can study Karate!!!
** You can also get college credits for our programs. Please contact us for more information.
Option: (1) Four credits for language
Option: (2) Four credits for & two credits for internship
Option: (3) Six credits for internship

4. Schedule:
Option (1) Language instruction only (Monday to Friday)
09:00 - 09:50 1st period
10:00 - 10:50 2nd period
11:00 - 11:50 3rd period
12:00 - 12:50 4th period
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch time
14:00 - ???? Free time

Option (2) Language instruction (Monday to Friday)
09:00 - 09:50 1st period
10:00 - 10:50 2nd period
11:00 - 11:50 3rd period
12:00 - 12:50 4th period
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch time
Option (2) Internship (four hours a day on Monday, Wednesday, & Friday)
* Time & length of internship may vary - it depends on what kind of internship but part-time internships are about 12 hours a week.

Option (3) Internship only (Monday to Friday)
Internship (8 hours a day on Monday, Wednesday, & Friday but only 4 hours a day on Tuesday and Thursday)
* Time & length of internship may vary - it depends on what kind of internship but full-time internships are about 32 hours a week.

All 3 options include:
* 4 cultural activities (per month)
* 2 field trips (per month) - Southern, Central, or Northern Okinawa

Cultural activities may include: a BBQ, bowling, calligraphy, cultural exchanges with Okinawans, flower arrangement, golf, karaoke, karate, kimono, Okinawa Dance/Dialect/Music, playing sports/water sports, private parties, tea ceremony, weekend night markets, etc.

Internship availabilities:
(1) Companies - Duty Free Galleria-Okinawa & Island Limousines
(2) Education I (Teaching Assistant at Japanese Public Schools – elementary & junior high school)
(3) Education II (Teaching Assistant at Japanese Junior Colleges)
(4) Food Service (Restaurant/Bar)
(5) Hotels (Tokyo Dai-Ichi, Laguna Garden, Beach Tower, Kariyushi hotels)
* All internships are unpaid.

5. Important notes:
* You need a basic knowledge of Japanese to take part in our program.
* We do not have any quotas. As long as you have basic knowledge of Japanese, you will be accepted into our program.
* You can join our program at the beginning of every month but you join the class where they are - the class does not start from the beginning every month.
* There is a separate 10,000 yen deposit for a cleaning fee and your mobile phone. You get your 10,000 yen back at the
end of the program if your room is clean and the phone is not broken.

If this seems like the program that you've been looking for, contact us for more information.

Michael Holland
International Exchange Director - NPO-Okinawa Development International Council
Founder/President - English Teachers in Okinawa
leonardstreet@hotmail.com

ENGLISH TEACHERS IN OKINAWA
TRANSLATION • INTERPRETATION • EDUCATION
UEMA # 301 • 2-20-13 CHATAN • CHATAN-CHO • OKINAWA 904-0116
PHONE: 090-1340-1388 (マイク) • 090-3310-2174 (八木) • OFFICE & FAX: 098-936-1933
E-MAIL: LEONARDSTREET@HOTMAIL.COM

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