2017 Overseas Training for Global Scientists and Engineers 1A b

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Takada Jun-Ichi  Shirabe Masashi  Ota Eri  Murakami Rie 
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Course description and aims

Description: This course grants credits for overseas dispatch programs including advance learning, training of more than 2 weeks to less than 4 weeks (minimum of 8 days oversea experience), a report, and a report session. The main programs included are the short-term overseas dispatch program of the Global Scientists and Engineers Course, and the AOTULE summer program (Indonesia). Students will take classes, visit laboratories, join in students exchanges, and visit companies while at the university.
The course is for first and second year students.
Aims: Students will develop skills indicated in the student learning outcomes by gathering overseas experience.

Student learning outcomes

1) Student will be able to live in different environment from his/her origin based on their field of expertise.
2) Student will be able to make decision and action to overcome difficult situation while conducting his/her responsible work.
3) Student will be able to develop multicultural understanding, accept one's ideas/thoughts and express his/her opinions.
4) Student will be able to understand ethics as scientists/engineers/technicians in various environment.
5) Student will be able to develop team work and coordination skills to solve problems in order to work in different places in science and engineering field.


Risk Management, Practical Skill, Decision Making, Problem Finding and Solving, Multicultural Understanding
Global Scientists and Engineers Course Study Abroad or International Internship Program

Competencies that will be developed

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

Class flow

In the FY 2017, super short study abroad programs will be held in India, Sweden, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Germany and Austria, the Philippines, France, United Kingdom, Singapore, Australia and the United States.

Course schedule/Required learning

  Course schedule Required learning
Class 1 Orientation 1: Risk Management, administrative procedures, Orientation 2: Document submission Pre-study session 1: Explain participants manual, etc. Pre-study session 2: Sharing of the visiting sites by participants, etc. Pre-study session 3: Briefing by a person from the visiting country, etc. Oversea program Joint presentation session@ study abroad fair (for selected persons) Individual presentation session N/A


Manual will be distributed

Reference books, course materials, etc.

Manual will be distributed

Assessment criteria and methods

Pre-study session 10%
Oversea program 60%
Report 20%
Presentation 10%

Related courses

  • LAW.X102 : Introduction to Oversea Training for Global Scientists and Engineers 1A

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

Priority will be given for those who are registered for the Global Scientists and Engineers Course

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