Study Abroad

Ganbatte! Adventuring in Tokyo – 2015


Course Title: Japanese Media & Popular Culture
Course Number: COM 3381
Credit Hours: 4
Term Offered: May 2015
Prerequisite: None
Travel Dates: May 12 – 26, 2015
Estimated Cost:

  • $5,099 – $5,399 (10 – 14 students)
  • $4,799 – $4,899 (15 – 18 students)

Faculty Leaders: Dr. Stefan Hall & Dr. Wilfred Tremblay

Do you like Japanese video games? Do you watch anime or read manga? Join this program and tour extensively in Tokyo as you examine Japanese media and popular culture and their influence in the United States. While you’re there, visit Akihabara Electric Town, stroll the Harajuku fashion district, and experience Tokyo Disneyland!

Program Highlights:

  • Accommodations in traditional Japanese Ryokan hostels (multiple occupancy)
  • All breakfasts, 1 lunch & 5 dinners
  • Tokyo city tour and 18 site visits, including
  • Akihabara Electric Town and Harajuku District Tour
  • Asakusa Temple and Sanja Matsuri
  • Day trip to Nikko
  • Ochiaishirayama Shrine
  • Sumo match or practice and Baseball game
  • Tokyo Disneyland

Interest Meetings: Join us for the next interest meeting on Thursday, October 2 at 4:00 p.m. in School of Education 112.


The Office of Study Abroad is located in Cottrell Hall, Suite 142. Building #12 on the HPU Campus Map.

Phone: +1 (336) 841-9280

Click here to meet your study abroad team.


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