|Course Type||Credits||Offered||Classes per Week||Total No. of Classes|
|Lecture||2||Quarter-basis (2 months)||2||15 *Final Exam during the last week.|
|Semester-basis (4 months)||1|
|Seminar||2||Semester-basis (4 months)||1||15|
|Language||4||Semester-basis (4 months)||4||60|
- Some lecture subjects are held long-distance via video conferencing with Ritsumeikan University. These subjects are held on a semester basis (not quarter basis). Refer to the syllabus for details.
- Research Seminars offer individual guidance and may be irregular.
Overview of Academic Year
The APU academic year begins in April. Each year is divided into 2 semesters, and each semester is comprised of two quarters and a session. Registration and grade announcements are semester-based, with grades for all courses, including 1st quarter, released at the end of the semester. There may also be instances where classes are scheduled on Saturdays or holidays.
|Spring Semester||Fall Semester|
|1st Quarter||2nd Quarter||Summer Session||1st Quarter||2nd Quarter||Winter Session|