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English Communication Seminar for Global Leadership 2013


  • *This seminar has finished.
  • In this seminar, participants develop high-level English communication skills by participating in a roundtable discussion with a global leader. This seminar is particularly targeted at those who engage in international exchange at international organizations, NPO/NGOs and the like. The skills learned, hence, will be moderating, introductions, discussions, and more.

    [Seminar Dates]

    • Tuesday, March 5, 2013, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
    • Friday, March 8, 2013, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
    • Wednesday, March 13, 2013, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
    • Saturday, March 16, 2013, 1:00-5:00 p.m.
    • Tuesday, March 19, 2013, 7:00-9:00 p.m.

    [Instructor/Coordinator]

    Joseph ShaulesJoseph Shaules (Director, Japan Intercultural Institute)

    [Special Guest] (March 16 only)

    Karen Hill AntonPhoto:Karen Hill Anton (Consultant, Facilitator, Executive and Personal Coach)

    [Capacity]

    15 people

    [Venue]

    International House of Japan
    5-11-16 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0032 Japan

    [Targets]

    This seminar is particularly targeted at those who engage in international exchange at foundations, international organizations, and the like.

    This seminar is designed for people who would like to:
    -gain confidence in English discussion
    -improve their English leadership skills (moderating, introducing others, asking questions)
    -to gain confidence in using formal English, such as in meetings, presentations and negotiations, beyond everyday conversation
    -have a chance to use higher level English skills
    -gain experience taking a leadership role using English
    -practice public-speaking skills in English
    -practice high-level social skills in English (introducing someone, giving a toast, etc.)

    [Requirements for participants]

    Comfortable using English for everyday conversation

    This seminar is designed for participants who have a level of English ability equivalent to or greater than TOEIC 800, TOEFL 580 (CBT 250), EIKEN (STEP test) Grade Pre-1. These scores are for reference only and are not a requirement for participation.

    [Seminar fees]

    Non-members: 40,000 yen
    IHJ members, Students: 35,000 yen
    (A fee of 2,000 yen for teaching materials will also be collected.)
    *The DVD recorded on the occasion of the roundtable discussion will be edited and handed to each participant later.

    [Registration]

    Please fill in the application form (downloadable in Japanese only) and fax or e-mail it to the IHJ program department.

    Application Form(MS-WORD)

    Inquiries

    Program Department
    International House of Japan
    5-11-16 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0032
    TEL: 03-3470-3211 (Mon.-Fri., 9:00 am-5:00 pm)
    FAX: 03-3470-3170

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