HUSTEP Calendar

HUSTEP ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2019-2020


Official Period of HUSTEP Enrollment

Half Year October 1, 2019 – February 29, 2020 or April 1, 2020 to August 31, 2020

Full Year October 1, 2019 – August 31, 2020

 


1. First Semester (October – February)

Date Events
September 19, 20 Arrival and Settlement
September 20, 24 Arrival Procedure with suporter student
September 26 HUSTEP Orientation
September 27 HUSTEP Courses begin (First Semester)
September 30 Orientation for International Students
October 1 Entrance Ceremony
October 2 Japanese Language Courses begin
Mid October

Registration Deadline:

HUSTEP Course (Fall Semester, Fall Term, Winter Term, Intensive Course)

Non-HUSTEP

Japanese Language Courses Registration Form

Early November

Cancellation Period:

HUSTEP Courses (Fall Term)

Japanese Language Courses (Fall Quarter: grammar & communication classes in Introductory level)

Mid November

Online Registration Period:

Japanese Language Courses (Winter Quarter)

Late November

Cancellation Period:

HUSTEP Courses (Fall Semester including Advanced English Course & Intensive course)

Japanese Language Courses (Introductory Kanji, Intermediate and Advanced level course, Co-learning in Multicultural Classroom)

December 26 – January 3 Winter Vacation
Early January

Cancellation Period:

HUSTEP Courses (Winter Term)

Japanese Language Course cancellation deadline (Winter Quarter (Grammar and communication classes in introductory level))

February 4 Last Day of HUSTEP Courses
February 6  Last Day of Japanese Language Courses
Mid February Cultural Activities

* The schedule above is tentative.



2. Second Semester (April 2020 – August 2020)*Academic Calendar for the second semester is tentative.

Date Events
Late March

Online Registration Period:

Japanese Language Courses (Spring Semester & Quarter)

Early April HUSTEP Courses begin (Second Semester)
Early April Japanese Language Classes begin
Mid – Late April Registration Deadline: HUSTEP Courses
Early June Hokkaido University Festival
Early June Online Registration Period: Japanese Language Courses (Summer Quarter)
Mid August Last Day of HUSTEP Courses

* The schedule above is tentative.



Date Events
October 14 Health-Sports Day (Taiiku no hi)
November 4 Culture Day (Bunka no hi)
November 23 Labor Thanksgiving Day (Kinrou kansha no hi)
January 13 Coming-of-age Day (Seijin no hi)
February 11 National Foundation Day (Kenkoku kinen no hi)
February 23 Emperor’s Birthday (Tenno tanjo-bi)
February 24 Substitute holiday
March 20 Vernal Equinox Holiday (Shunbun no hi)
April 29 Showa Day (Showa no hi)
May 3 Constitution Memorial Day (Kempo kinen-bi)
May 4 Greenery Day (Midori no hi)
May 5 Children’s Day (Kodomo no hi)
Early June University Festival
July 20 Sea Day (Umi no hi)
August 11 Mountain Day (Yama no hi)


  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8:45-10:15 Japanese Language Japanese Language Japanese Language

Japanese Language


Calculus I

Japanese Language
10:30-12:00 Japanese Language Japanese Language

Japanese Language


World Cultures and Anthropology

Japanese Language


How We Learn Languages

Japanese Language
13:00-14:30 Japanese Language

Law and Economics


General Biology

Japanese Language


Introduction to Social Theory

Japanese History I Japanese Language
14:45-16:15 Introduction to Environmental Earth Science Culture I Introduction to Japanese Studies II Japanese Management Career Planning
16:30-18:00 Countries and Cultures Agriculture in Hokkaido Planet Earth and Environmental Footprint Historical International Experiences

*On average, students take one or two Japanese language classes and one or two core classes per day.


Updated on   September 03, 2019

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