Japanese Immersion Programme – Kansai

Applications are closed.

ILEP regularly offers places for current New Zealand teachers of Japanese (Years 1-13) to attend a two-week
language and cultural immersion programme at The Japan Foundation Kansai Centre, Osaka, Japan.

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Programme dates: 1-12 October 2018

Orientation Day: 27 July 2018 (held in Auckland)

Application deadline: 6 July 2018, 5pm


Teacher Experience 

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The Kansai Immersion Programme is a must do for any and all Japanese teachers. [...] Between the Taiko Drumming and the Ikebana Flower Arranging, to the Osaka Orientation and school visits, there was always something interesting around the corner.

Declan Stagg



Dr Kyoko Mikami, National Japanese Adviser: japanese@ilep.ac.nz

Danielle Kerchmar, Project Coordinator: programmes@ilep.ac.nz