2017 Short-Term Policy Internship A (Overseas)

Font size  SML

Register update notification mail Add to favorite lecture list
Academic unit or major
Academy for Co-creative Education of Environment and Energy Science
Saijo Miki  Adachi Haruhiko 
Course component(s)
Day/Period(Room No.)
Internship ()  
Course number
Academic year
Offered quarter
Syllabus updated
Lecture notes updated
Language used
Access Index

Course description and aims

Technology cannot be spread widely in the market without incorporation into society. In order to build new social system to diffuse new technology, government policy and civic power for implementation are both necessary. Student will be sent for internship in policy organization, council, local government or NPO out of Japan which is pushing forward the above-mentioned social system for around 3 weeks. Student will have an opportunity to consider and investigate how policy is related to and affects technology and social problems.

Student learning outcomes

Development of international perspective and international communication skill. Grasp of relation between technology and society.


short off-campus project, overseas, policy, policy organization, council, local government, NPO

Competencies that will be developed

Intercultural skills Communication skills Specialist skills Critical thinking skills Practical and/or problem-solving skills

Class flow

Make project plan according to advice of supervisor and if necessary ACEEES faculty.

Course schedule/Required learning

  Course schedule Required learning
Class 1 Start to plan the project around 10 months before the departure. Apply your plan, which your supervisor and the visit organization consented, with the form "Application for Global Internship Courses" around 4 months before the departure. After approval of the academy director, begin concrete procedures including request of invitation letter, visa application and necessary procedures in the course, the faculty meeting and so on. Apply the project plan



Reference books, course materials, etc.


Assessment criteria and methods


Related courses

  • ACE.E563 : Short-Term Policy Internship C (in Japan)
  • ACE.E557 : Short-Term Co-creative Education Off-Campus Project C (in Japan)
  • ACE.E555 : Short-Term Co-creative Education Off-Campus Project A (Overseas)

Prerequisites (i.e., required knowledge, skills, courses, etc.)

Limit to students belonging to ACEEES.
Prior approval of the plan with Application for Global Internship is required.

Contact information (e-mail and phone)    Notice : Please replace from "[at]" to "@"(half-width character).

ACEEES staff

Office hours

For consultation, appointment by e-mail is required.

Page Top