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 in 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.
Expansion of perspective and development of communication skill. Grasp of relation between technology and society.
short off-campus project, in Japan, policy, policy organization, council, local government, NPO
|Intercultural skills||✔ Communication skills||Specialist skills||✔ Critical thinking skills||✔ Practical and/or problem-solving skills|
Make project plan according to advice of supervisor and if necessary ACEEES faculty.
|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 form "Application for Global Internship Courses" around 3 months before the departure. After approval of the academy director, begin concrete procedures including request of invitation letter and necessary procedures in the course and the faculty meeting.||Apply the project plan|
Limit to students belonging to ACEEES.
Prior approval of the plan with Application for Global Internship is required.
For consultation, appointment by e-mail is required.