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Queensland Student Study Tour to Saitama - Japan

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Opportunity overview

The Saitama Prefectural Board of Education and the Department of Education have partnered to provide an opportunity for 3 high achieving Year 11 Queensland state high school students of STEM and Japanese language subjects to travel to Saitama to undertake a unique international learning opportunity.

Program details

  • Two week study tour.
  • The study tour is open to three Queensland students and provides the opportunity for students to experience a different culture and school life, and improve language skills.
  • Two teacher chaperones will accompany the group for the duration of the tour.
  • The chaperones have professional development opportunities with a 2 week placement within a Japanese school in Saitama, see Queensland Guest Teacher Program to Saitama for more information.
  • Accommodation and most meals (homestay).
  • Final itinerary and details will be provided in an information session or workshop which the successful students are required to attend.
  • Teacher chaperones will be required to assist with the tour planning and pre-departure sessions.
  • Students must have prior parent/guardian consent.

Program inclusions

  • Return airfares
  • Land travel
  • Travel insurance
  • Accommodation
  • Most meals
  • Tuition fees
  • Visa (if required)

Key dates

Application period

Applications are open October (the year before travel) to March. Applications are now closed.

Travel period

September-October (September school holidays)

Application

For students

Who can apply?

Year 11 students in the year of travel studying Japanese with a strong interest in continuing language and STEM studies.

How to apply

Applications are now closed.

For teachers

Who can apply?

Current teachers teaching at a Queensland state school. See Queensland Guest Teacher Program to Saitama for more information.

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Last updated 27 August 2019