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Ritsumeikan University

Japan 2019/2020 Partner universities

Personal data
Mobility type:
study

Faculty at MU:
Faculty of Arts

Field of study:
Japanistika

Level of study during period of placement:
Bachelor

Language used:
Japanese

Summer/winter school?:
no

Period of studies:
autumn 2019

Period of placement (from-to):
2019-09-10 - 2020-01-20

Number of months:
5.00

Activities before my departure abroad
Where can information be found about courses taught at the foreign school?:
před webové stránky uvedené na CZS nebo podle univerzitního syllabu

Which documents were needed for acceptance at the foreign university?:
doporučení od učitele, od koordinátora výjezdu, výpis známek, certifikát o schopnostech anglického popřípadě i japonského jazyka atd.

How far ahead did you have to organise your acceptance?:
přihlašování začínalo okolo února

Did you need a visa?:
yes

Documents and materials needed for a visa:
číslo letu pro přílet, občanský průkaz, adresa pobytu

Length of wait for visa:
1 den

Fee for the visa:
nepamatuji si ale myslím že nebyl

Studies
Did you have a Learning Agreement signed before your departure?:
yes

If not, why not?:

Before your departure did you know how your courses would be recognised by your home faculty?:
ano

During your stay did you change your Learning Agreement?:
ano

When and how did course registration take place? Are there any restrictions? Possibilities of making changes?:
přihlašování přes školní systém, některé kurzy nejsou dostupné studentům studujícím primárně japonštinu nebo angličtinu

Did you take any examinations at the foreign school?:
ne

Does the school use the ECTS system?:
no

If not then explain how the credits there were recalculated into ECTS:
tamní kredity mi byly přepočítány podle předmětů, za které by mi byl daný předmět na MUNI uznán mým výjezdovým koordinátorem

Describe the teaching methods (theory, practical and projects) and assessment of students:
hodiny japonštiny byly primárně zaměřeny na rozšířen slovní zásoby a jejího použití s krátkým testem na konci lekce, hodiny mluvení zaměřeny na prezentace a hodiny psaní na psaní vlastní rešerše v japonském jazyce

Quality of teaching in comparison with home school:
více intenzivní na výuku jazyka a slovíček

How did you receive study materials?:
přes internet nebo ve školní knihovně

Can you recommend an interesting course/subject/teacher?:
velice se mi líbila výuka vyučujícího Oike Shin

How well is the school library equipped?:
student je schopen nalézt mnoho potřebných materiálů ke studiu

Availability of computers, internet access, level of software needed, requirements on notebook:
v knihovně jsou dostupné notebooky k zapůjčení a na koleji byly též dosupné počítače

Options from printing and copying:
ano

Does the foreign school/student organisation arrange special events for exchange students?:
yes

If yes then what?:
vánoční nebo haloween party, výlety do svatyň atd.

How would you assess your integration with the local students (evaluation like in school from 1 to 5 with 1 as highest):
2

or describe in your own words:

Practical questions on your placement
Where did you live?:
kolej Tokiwa

Cost of accommodation - monthly:
299 EUR

Additional comments to the price of accommodation (as to what the price includes):

Describe the equipment. Tips for future students – what should they bring with them?:
přivezte si nejnutnější, zbytek se dá pořídit v Japonsku, ADAPTÉR (na elektřinu a na internet dle potřeby)

How and how far ahead should accommodation be organised?:
vysněnou kolej si lze vybrat při přihlašování a po přijetí ale místo přiděluje univerzita

What are the catering options?:
vlastní vaření, školní jídelna, jezení venku

What are the rough costs of groceries (compare with Czech prices):
dražší než v ČR (ale záleží co)

Transport to location of placement:
letadlo

Rough prices for transportation:
letenky tam a zpět = 23 tisíc Kč

Tips for purchasing cheap tickets and other recommendations:
čtěte si pozorně data odletu a příletu

What are the local transport options (public transport, cycling, on foot, rough prices):
Randen - 230 yenů jedna cesta
Kolo - půjčení na rok 10 000 yenů, půl roku 8 000 yenů

pěšky lze od koleje dojít na školu do 25 minut

What kind of formalities have to be arranged before arrival, for example residence permit?:
prohlídka u doktora, zřizování bankovního účtu

What health insurance did you use? (rough price, advantages, disadvantages, is it necessary to arrange insurance at the university other than your home (Czech) insurance?):
nutno pořídit si japonské zdravotní pojištění

Did you have any experience with medical treatment abroad?:
ne

Did you work during your studies?:
ne

What are the conditions for working for MU students?:
nevím

Tips for free-time activities:
prohlídky Kjóta a okolí kampusu školy nebo koleje

Financial support and expenses
Total grant from Centre for International Cooperation:
90000 CZK

Monthly grant in CZK:
20000 CZK

Number of supported months:
4,5

Total number of months:
5

What other sources did you make use of to finance your placement?:
vlastní úspory

If you received another grant, state which and how much in CZK:

 
Total fees associated with enrolment at the university:
0 JPY

a/ amount of enrolment fee:
0 JPY

b/ amount of tuition fees:
0 JPY

c/ amount of other fees (which):
0 JPY

 
What was your average monthly expenditure?:
56000 JPY

a/ of which for accommodation:
36000 JPY

b/ of which for catering:
15000 JPY

c/ travel and recreation:
5000 JPY

Any comments to the average monthly expenditure:

Recognition of foreign studies at the home faculty
How many credits did you gain during your studies (in the system of the foreign school)?:
12

How many ECTS credits were recognised at MU?:
21

Did you know in advance which of your courses would be recognised by your home faculty?:
ano

What problems did you have with recognition?:
pomalé doručení ToR

Overall assessment
Assessment of personal benefit (1 = excellent):
1

Assessment of academic benefit (1 = excellent):
1

Evaluate the information and support provided by the foreign school (1 = excellent):
1

Did you encounter any serious problems during your stay:
ne

What would you recommend to take with you:
vlastní notebook, dobrý fotoaparát

What most surprised you at the partner university in a positive way:
vybavenost a četnost jídel nabízených školní jídelnou a obchodem během oběda

What most surprised you at the partner university in a negative way:
zmatenější elektronický systém než na MUNI

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