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◇2017 Autumn Course Details ◇
Course #2401 "Essential grammar for meaningful communication in Japanese" <Basic>
Course #2402  "Establish confidence in Speaking Japanese ! "<Pre-Intermediate>
Course #2403  "Modern Japan in Modern Japanese" <Intermediate>
Course #2404  "Beginners’ Japanese:Learn to communicate in 8 weeks" <Beginners>
Course #2405  "Japanese for Faculty and Staff" <Pre-Intermediate>
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To apply

2017 Autumn Japanese Program ( September 25 - January 27 )

The Autumn Japanese Program is designed to meet
the needs of those who are interested in acquiring
a solid grounding in spoken and written Japanese
as a basis for further careers knowledge of Japanese
will be an asset.
The aim of the course is to enable students to handle
everyday communication in Japanese.

To apply for 2017 Autumn Japanese Programs,
please follow the process outlined below :

Step Procedure
(1)Choosing the course: Check the course details and choose your course.
(2)
Appling for the course:

To apply, please download the application form (Excel) (PDF)←available from Aug.25,  
and submit it to us by facsimile or email.

  • FAX. 03-3238-4310
  • Email. kookai(at)cl.sophia.ac.jp

When your application is completely submitted, we will mail you a bank transfer form. Please pay the tuition fee via bank transfer as soon as possible.

Application:
#2401 August 25 - September 22 ※<closed>
#2402 August 25 - September 27 ※⇒extended to October 11th.
#2403 August 25 - September 21 ※<closed>
#2404 August 25 - October 7 ※⇒extended to October 21th.
#2405 August 25 - October 3 ※<closed>
   

※Deadline of Apply

Notes:
1. After your payment, the course transfer is limited
by the course transfer deadline.
 
2. No transfer fees will be charged
if you make a bank transfer
at the main or branch offices of banks
stated on the payment slip.
 
3. About one week before the course starts,
we will decide whether the course opens
according to the number of enrollments.
Therefore, please mind that the course you have paid
has a possibility to be cancelled.
The refund is only for tuition fee.
Any other cost (e.g. textbook, bank transfer fee,
traveling costs, etc.) is not eligible.

(3)confirming the Registration: After we confirm your completed application and
payment, we will mail you a registration card.
Check the title of your class and classroom
printed on the card.
Tuition does not include textbook.
Please buy the textbook of your course at a book store
on our campus before the class starts.
(12% discount will be applied.)
 
Kinokuniya Sophia Square (campus book store)
B1F (Bldg.2)/TEL. 03-3238-3092
 
*Please ask the store hours and status of book stock
by phone before you come to the store.
(4)
Appling for the course after dead line :
Not acceptable. (except for class observers)
(5)
Course Transfer:

The course transfer is acceptable before the due date.
The request to transfer is not acceptable by phone or
e-mail, etc.
 
Please come to our office and apply by the due date.

Course transfer deadline:
#2401 #2402 #2403 November 6

* " Intensive courses ( #2404, #2405 ) " are not allowed
to change the course.

(6)Withdrawal & Refunds:

All requests for withdrawal and refunds should be
informed to the Center for Extension Programs.

Refund deadline:
#2401, #2402, #2403 November 6
#2404 October 21
#2405 October 17
   

The withdrawal which is submitted by its due date is
needed a cancellation fee and tuition for each class day(s).
About the details, please see the section
<Withdrawal and Refunds> of Important Notes.
 ↑Click here!

Notes:
After the due date, no refunds will be given.

Important notes:
1) You cannot acquire the credits of Sophia University
even if you take Japanese language courses.

2) Applicant must have a status of residence that will allow him/her
to remain in Japan until the end of the course.
A temporary visitor visa is not acceptable.

3) Sophia University can not support your travel expenses, student visa
and permission to stay in Japan.

4) Your withdrawal which is submitted by its due date is
needed a cancellation fee and tuition fee for each class day(s).
After its due date, no refund will be given.
The refund is only for tuition fee.
Any other cost (e.g. textbook, bank transfer fee, travel expenses, etc.) is
not eligible.

2017 Autumn Japanese Program (Sept. 25 - Jan. 25)

Our Japanese Program is designed to meet the needs of those who are
interested in acquiring a solid grounding in spoken and written Japanese as a basis
for further careers knowledge of Japanese will be an asset. The aim of the course is
to enable students to handle everyday communication in Japanese.

To apply for 2017 Autumn Japanese Programs, please follow the process outlined below:

Step Procedure
(1)Choosing the course: Check the course details and choose your course.
(2)
Appling for the course:

To apply, please download the application form (Excel) (PDF) 
and submit it to us by facsimile or email.

  • FAX. 03-3238-4310
  • Email. kookai(at)cl.sophia.ac.jp

When your application is completely submitted, we will mail you
a bank transfer form. Please pay the tuition fee via bank transfer
as soon as possible.

Application:
#2401 <Basic> Essential grammar for meaningful communication in Japanese ....Aug.25 - Sept.22※<closed>
#2402 <Pre-Intermed.> Establish confidence in Speaking Japanese................. ..Aug.25 - Sept.27 ※⇒extended to October 11
#2403 <Intermed.> Modern Japan in Modern Japanese......................................Aug.25 - Sept.21※<closed>
#2404 (Intensive Course) Beginners’ Japanese: Learn to communicate in 8 weeks.....Aug.25 - Oct.7 ※⇒extended to October 21
#2405 (Intensive Course)<Lower Intermed.> Japanese for Faculty ans Staff ..............Aug.25 - Nov.28 <closed>
   

※Deadline of Apply

Notes:
1. After your payment, the course transfer is limited by the course
transfer deadline.
 
2. No transfer fees will be charged if you make a bank transfer at
the main or branch offices of banks stated on the payment slip.
 
3. About one week before the course starts, we will decide whether
the course opens according to the number of enrollments. Therefore,
please mind that the course you have paid has a possibility to be
cancelled. The refund is only for tuition fee. Any other cost
(e.g. textbook, bank transfer fee, traveling costs, etc.) is not eligible.

(3)confirming the Registration: After we confirm your completed application and payment, we will
mail you a registration card. Check the title of your class and
classroom printed on the card.
Tuition does not include textbook. Please buy the textbook of your
course at a book shop on our campus before the class starts.
(12% discount will be applied.)
 
Kinokuniya Sophia Square
B1F (Bldg.2)/TEL. 03-3238-3092
 
*Please ask the shop hours and status of book stock by phone above
before you come to the shop.
(4)
Appling for the course after class
starts:
Not acceptable. (except for class observers)
(5)
Course Transfer:

The course transfer is acceptable before the due date. The request
to transfer is not acceptable by phone or e-mail, etc.
 
Please come to our office and apply by the due date.

Course transfer deadline:
#2401 #2402 #2403 November 6

*Intensive language courses(#2404,#2405) are not allowed
to change the course.

(6)Withdrawal & Refunds:

All requests for withdrawal and refunds should be informed to the
Center for Extension Programs.

Refund deadline:
#2401, #2402, #2403 November 6
#2404 Oct.21
#2405 Oct.17
   

The withdrawal which is submitted by its due date is needed a
cancellation fee and tuition for each class day(s).
About the details, please see the section
<Withdrawal and Refunds> of Important Notes.
 ↑Click here!

Notes:
After the due date, no refunds will be given.

Important notes:
1) You cannot acquire the credits of Sophia University even if you take Japanese
language courses.

2) Applicant must have a status of residence that will allow him/her to remain in Japan
until the end of the course. A temporary visitor visa is not acceptable.

3) Sophia University can not support your travel expenses, student visa and
permission to stay in Japan.

4) Your withdrawal which is submitted by its due date is needed a cancellation fee and
tuition fee for each class day(s).
After its due date, no refund will be given. The refund is only for tuition fee. Any other
cost (e.g. textbook, bank transfer fee, travel expenses, etc.) is not eligible.

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