Study Abroad at TMU

Course Registration

  • ・Main courses exchange students can take
    Courses offered in English: Exchange students can take courses according to their field of study and interest.
    Japanese language courses: Courses are offered at various levels; from fundamental to super-advanced.
  • ・Course List, Syllabus
  • ・Course Registration
    Register for the courses respectively after determining which courses to take. The registration procedures are to be explained in the orientation which will be held a week before the semester-classes begin. It is therefore necessary for exchange students to attend the orientation. Please note that failure to complete course registration will result in your class participation being disapproved for credits.
  • ・Minimum Workload Requirement
    Given a “Student” resident status, exchange students are required under the Immigration Control Law to complete academic load of more than 10 hours a week during the exchange period. Our classes are conducted on a 90-minute (1.5 hour) class period basis, therefore you must register for more than 7 courses to fulfill the condition set forth above.
  • ・Academic Calendar
    http://www.kisokyo.tmu.ac.jp/kyomu/gakunen/index.htmllink
  • ・授業時間
    Period Time
    1st period 08:50 - 10:20
    2nd period 10:30 - 12:00
    3rd period 13:00 - 14:30
    4th period 14:40 - 16:10
    5th period 16:20 - 17:50
    6th period 18:00 - 19:30
  • ・Grading and Evaluation System
    The course lecturers give grades based on their own evaluation methods including examination, class attendance and other grade evaluation items, and represent them on a five-grade evaluation basis. The grade of 2 and above are graded pass and given credits.
    Numeric Grade Letter Grades on Transcript Credit Signification Percentile Grade Point
    (JP) (EN)
    5 S Superior 90 and above 4.0
    4 A Excellent 80-89 3.0
    3 B Good 70-79 2.0
    2 C Fair 60-69 1.0
    1 No description No description × Poor 59 and below 0.0
    0 No description No description × Not evaluable 0.0
  • ・Academic transcript
    The academic transcript of grades earned in 1st semester will be issued early in September, and that of grades earned in 2nd semester will be early in March. The original transcript is sent to your home institution.