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SECOND Program

SECONDフィールドリサーチ

About the SECOND Program

The SECOND program (SElf CONfirmation and Development) is designed to offer 1st - 3rd semester students (Domestic and International) visiting Southeast Asia through research work, more understand about the diverse cultures of Southeast Asia. At the pre-program sessions, participants choose a research topic learn about the culture and conduct research about the countries. During the field research period, students will have the chance to meet many Southeast nationals. The SECOND program is developed as a program that enables a higher level of intercultural insight improvement and subsequent professional education.

Please refer APU official website for program details.


2020 Spring Semester

We will recruit applicants for the SECOND Program for 1st-3rd semester’s students as shown below. If you would like to participate, please apply after reading the application information.

  • Eligibility: 1st – 3rd semester students (Both International and Domestic Students)
  • Application Period: Wed. April 1 - Thu. April 23, 2020 (16:30)
  • Application Process: Please complete the Online Application form after reading the Application Information and Syllabus carefully. The Application Information will be uploaded on late March, 2020.
    (Note1) Online Application form (LimeSurvey) will be accessible when the Application Period starts.
    (Note2) If you have any questions about the Online Application, please contact the E-mail address of FIRST and SECOND Program:first@apu.ac.jp or visit the Academic Office directly.
Guidance Sessin Schedule
  • 1st Guidance Session: 15:05-15:50 (Period 4 latter half), Wed. April 8, 2020
    Location: TBA
  • 2nd Guidance Session: 16:55-17:40 (Period 5 latter half), Wed. April 8, 2020
    Location: TBA
  • 3rd Guidance Session: 15:05-15:50 (Period 4 latter half), Wed. April 15, 2020
    Location: TBA
  • 4th Guidance Session: 16:55-17:40 (Period 5 latter half), Wed. April 15, 2020
    Location: TBA


2019 fall Semester

  • Eligibility: 1st – 3rd semester students (Both International and Domestic Students)
  • Application Period: Fri. Sep. 20 - Thu. Oct. 24, 2019 (16:30) *The Application Period has closed.
  • Application Process: Please complete the Online Application form after reading the Application Information and Syllabus carefully.
    (Note1) Online Application form (LimeSurvey) will be accessible when the Application Period starts.
    (Note2) If you have any questions about the Online Application, please contact the E-mail address of FIRST and SECOND Program:first@apu.ac.jp or visit the Academic Office directly.

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