上野 之江. Yukie Ueno
Hokkai Gakuen University
Yukie Ueno is a professor at Hokkai Gakuen University, Sapporo, She is teaching English writing, communication, TOEIC in the general education classes. She has involved a program, Global Seminar in Niseko for law students since 2019, providing the opportunity to experience 3 nights all in English.
Instead of studying abroad some students stay in Japan, participating in quasi-immersion programs, such as English-only camps. The students and teachers get out of their classroom and participate in various activities, experiencing life in English in various situations. Are English-only camps effective? This presentation provides findings from the questionnaire and the analysis of participants’ writings, followed by a discussion of the efficiency of this type of program.