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  • Locations: Tokyo, Japan
  • Program Terms: Summer
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  • Restrictions: SDSU applicants only
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Fact Sheet:
Program Description:
Program Profile
HHS 350 is a 3-unit GE course that meets the SDSU Explorations B (Social and Behavioral Sciences) and the Cultural Diversity requirements, and includes a 9-day international experience in Tokyo, Japan!

Lectures from SDSU faculty during the semester-long course will include the following topics:
  • historical aspects of international health and human services
  • economic development and health and social science
  • nutrition in a foreign country
  • globalization, health, and HIV/AIDS
For the most up-to-date information about this program, visit the CHHS website.
Space is given to those that apply to the program first. Priority given to graduating seniors. 
**Majors outside of the CHHS are welcome to apply, but priority is given to CHHS majors

Students in the following CHHS Schools may enroll in HHS 350:
  • Exercise & Nutritional Sciences
  • Nursing
  • Public Health
  • Social Work
  • Speech, Language, & Hearing Sciences
Academic Notes
Please send an email to: for any questions or concerns.

Please note: Students who are applying for a Fall program: The international portion occurs during summer and the HHS 350 class occurs Fall semester.                                 
Language Notes
This course will be taught in English.

Program Dates
  • Online course during the Fall OR Spring semester 
  • Students must attend 2 mandatory, in-person pre-departure meetings on the SDSU campus. See CHHS International Experience website for details.
  • 9-day instructor-led international field experience during Winter OR Summer break. See CHHS International Experience website for details. 

Insurance Requirement
All SDSU students will be automatically enrolled in the appropriate international health insurance for their study abroad term. The insurance charge will appear on your student account. Students will receive more detailed instructions regarding insurance before departure.

For more information about entry/exit requirements for your host country, visit the U.S. Department of State website.

Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.