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1.Title of the Symposium

International Symposium of Assessing Learning Outcomes for Education Abroad

2.Overview

Recent years, the number of study-oversea programs, especially short-stay programs, are increasing at universities and we are expected to verify, assess and analyze the outcomes.
This symposium is announcing some practices which monitor the learning outcomes objectively by testing tools available in Japan now.

3.Organizers

(1)Organizers
 Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO)
 Hiroshima University
(2)Supporters
 Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology - Japan (MEXT)
 Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan
(3)Co-sponsorship
 University of Tsukuba
 Kansai University
 Sophia University

4.Date

Friday, October 4, 2019
9:40-17:00 (Door opens at 9:20)

5.Venue

International Conference Hall, Plaza Heisei 3F, Tokyo International Exchange Center
Address: Tokyo Academic Park, 2-2-1 Aomi, Koto-ku, Tokyo Japan
Access:
3 minutes walk from "Tokyo International Cruise Terminal"station on "Yurikamome" line
15 minutes walk from "Tokyo Teleport" station on "Rinkai" line

6.How to apply

7.Entrance

Free

8.Timetable

(Japanese-English simultaneous translations will be provided)

Time Details
9:40-10:00 Address by representatives (JASSO / Hiroshima University)
10:00-10:40 Keynote1
Dr. John Dirkx (Michigan State University)
“Transformative learning in international and multicultural education”
10:40-11:40 Keynote2
Dr. Craig N. Shealy,Dr. Lee Sternberger (James Madison University)
“Assessing International, Multicultural, and Transformative Learning”
12:30-16:10 Introduction of Examples
≪PROG≫ Shibaura Institute of Technology (RIASEC)
≪GPS-Academic≫ Ritsumeikan University (Benesse i-Career)
≪Oversea Study Assessment≫ Hitotsubashi University / Institute of Behavior Traits (JAOS)
≪BEVI-j≫ University of the Ryukyus / Kansai University / Hiroshima University
16:15-16:50 Panel Discussion / Conclusion
16:50-17:00 Closing Speech
17:30-19:00 Reception Party
  • This symposium is subsidized by the Nakajima Foundation

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Contact

Assistance Planning Unit
Student Exchange Programs Planning Division
Student Exchange Department
Japan Student Services Organization
  • TEL (telephone) number is 03-5520-6012
  • E-mail E-mail address is nak at mark jasso.go.jp
  • Please convert "at mark" to @ when you send an e-mail to us.