Undergraduate Faculty / Graduate School courses

*The Information on this page is only for the exchange students from our partner institutions under the student exchange agreement at university level Keio International Program students.

  • Exchange students may take courses offered by the Faculty or Graduate School.
  • Undergraduate students cannot register for Graduate School courses (PCP and GPP courses are also available.).
  • Some courses are not open to exchange students.

English-taught courses
Faculty of Letters
Faculty of Economics
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Business and Commerce
Graduate School of Letters
Graduate School of Economics
Graduate School of Law
Graduate School of Human Relations
Graduate School of Business and Commerce
Law School

Japanese-taught courses

English-taught courses AY2018

  • Below ia a list of courses conducted in English or other languages at Mita campus.
  • Permission from the instructor is required. Registration without permission will be delted.
  • Syllabus can be referred on https://gslbs.adst.keio.ac.jp/.
    *To search courses conducted in English, please choose "English" for "language of instructions" at the bottom-right of the page.
  • The courses offered in and after AY2019 may be subject to change.
  • Undergraduate students cannot register for Graduate School courses.

Faculty of Letters

Syllabus : https://gslbs.adst.keio.ac.jp/.
*To search courses conducted in English, please choose "English" for "language of instructions" at the bottom-right of the page.

Semester Course Title Instructor
Spring Advanced Readings in Ethics 1 ERTL, Wolfgang
Spring Advanced Studies in Linguistics 17 TANCREDI, Christopher
Spring Chinese Conversation 3 CHE, Li
Spring Contemporary German Studies 1 JOCH, Markus
Spring German Composition (Level2) 1 SCHMIDT, Ute
Spring German Oral Communication (Level2) 1 BECKER, Andreas
Spring German Oral Communication (Level2) 3 BECKER, Andreas
Spring German Oral Communication (Level3) 1 JOCH, Markus
Spring German Oral Communication (Level3) 3 SATO-PRINZ, Manuela
Spring Intensive Seminar: German Language and Literature 3 JOCH, Markus
Spring Italian Intermediate Class 1A BIONDI, Marco
Spring Italian Intermediate Class 1B REBAGLIATI, Gabriele
Spring Reading English Texts 1 ARMOUR, Andrew
Spring Seminar: Chinese Expressions 3 WEN, Guangru
Spring Seminar: Chinese Expressions 5 HUANG, Lihua
Spring Seminar: French Expressions 3 BRANCOURT, Vincent
Spring Seminar: French Expressions 3 BRANCOURT, Vincent
Spring Seminar: French Expressions 3 SEYA-GRONDIN, Anne-Aurelie
Spring Seminar: French Language 7 BRANCOURT, Vincent
Spring-Fall Intensive English 4A YOUNG, Jerome
Spring-Fall Intensive English 4C CONNOLLY, Martin
Spring-Fall Intensive English 4D WEBSTER, Daniel
Fall Advanced Readings in Ethics 2 ERTL, Wolfgang
Fall Advanced Studies in Linguistics 18 TANCREDI, Christopher
Fall Chinese Conversation 4 CHE, Li
Fall Contemporary German Studies 2 JOCH, Markus
Fall German Composition (Level1) 2 SCHMIDT, Ute
Fall German Composition (Level2) 2 SCHMIDT, Ute
Fall German Oral Communication (Level2) 2 BECKER, Andreas
Fall German Oral Communication (Level2) 4 BECKER, Andreas
Fall German Oral Communication (Level3) 2 JOCH, Markus
Fall German Oral Communication (Level3) 4 SATO-PRINZ, Manuela
Fall Intensive Seminar: German Language and Literature 4 JOCH, Markus
Fall Italian Intermediate Class 2A BIONDI, Marco
Fall Italian Intermediate Class 2B REBAGLIATI, Gabriele
Fall Reading English Texts 2 ARMOUR, Andrew
Fall Seminar: Chinese Expressions 4 WEN, Guangru
Fall Seminar: Chinese Expressions 6 HUANG, Lihua
Fall Seminar: French Expressions 4 BRANCOURT, Vincent
Fall Seminar: French Expressions 4 BRANCOURT, Vincent
Fall Seminar: French Expressions 4 SEYA-GRONDIN, Anne-Aurelie
Fall Seminar: French Language 8 BRANCOURT, Vincent

Faculty of Economics

Syllabus : https://gslbs.adst.keio.ac.jp/.
*To search courses conducted in English, please choose "English" for "language of instructions" at the bottom-right of the page.

Semester Course Title Instructor Note
Spring Academic Writing NAKATSUGAWA, Miyuki *PCP
Spring Advanced Finance UEMATSU, Shunichiro *PCP
Spring Energy Economics, Environment and Policy TAGHIZADEH HESARY, Farhad *PCP
Spring (Intensive) Applied Finance WEISS, Gregor *PCP
Spring (Intensive) Financial Management and Corporate Governance

OKUBO, Toshihiro

WAGNER, Alexander F.

*PCP
Spring History of Economic Thought 2A IKEDA, Yukihiro  
Spring Probability and Statistics A NAKATSUMA, Teruo  
Spring Econometrics B CLINET, Simon  
Spring International Finance B TAKEMORI, Shumpei  
Spring Intermediate Macroeconomics 1B SHIRAI, Yoshimasa  
Spring Environmental Economics A MCDONALD, Anne  
Spring Economic Development B KATO, Hayato  
Spring Economic History YAGYU, Tomoko  
Spring Intermediate Microeconomics 1B KURINO, Morimitsu  
Spring Economic Development A FUKASAKU, Kiichiro  
Spring (1st half)
Contemporary Japanese Economy A KAWAMOTO, Akira  
Spring (2nd half)
Contemporary Japanese Economy B KAWAMOTO, Akira  
Spring (1st half)
Economic History of Japan A NAKABAYASHI, Masaki  
Spring (2nd half)
Economic History of Japan B NAKABAYASHI, Masaki  
Spring (Intensive) Empirical Analysis in International Monetary Theory and Policy ITO, Hiroyuki  
Spring (Intensive) Economy and Environmental Law HASE, Noriko  
Fall Introduction to Finance ARAI, Takuji *PCP
Fall Environmental Economic Theory HOSODA, Eiji *PCP
Fall Public Finance KOOK, Joong-Ho *PCP
Fall Finance, Policy and the Global Economy McDONALD, Anne *PCP
Fall Environmental Economic Policy KATO, Hayato *PCP
Fall International Trade ICHIKAWA, Yoshiharu *PCP
Fall EU Competition Law

KAJI, Sahoko

KIMURA, Fukunari

FUKASAKU, Kiichiro

*PCP
Fall Independent Study

KAJI, Sahoko

FUKASAKU, Kiichiro

TAGHIZADEH HESARY, Farhad

YAMASHITA, Nobuaki

*PCP
Fall (Intensive) Economics of Globalisation YAMASHITA, Nobuaki *PCP
Fall Intermediate Microeconomics 1A WATABE, Masahiro  
Fall Advanced Econometrics B MIYAUCHI, Tamaki  
Fall Intermediate Macroeconomics 1A FUJIWARA, Ippei  
Fall History of Economic Thought 2B IKEDA, Yukihiro  
Fall Theory and Practice of Fintech B NAKATSUMA, Teruo  
Fall Economics of Regulatory Reform KAWAMOTO, Akira  
Fall Probability and Statistics B NAKATSUMA, Teruo  
Fall Economic History of Asia A OTA, Atsushi  
Fall Econometrics A CLINET, Simon  
Fall Economics of Family and Education A AKABAYASHI, Hideo  
Fall The Japanese Economy from an International Perspective TAKEMORI, Shumpei  
Fall Health Economics IBUKA, Yoko  
Fall Environmental Economics B McDONALD, Anne  
Fall Money, Banking, and Finance B SATO, Yuki  
Fall Lecture Series on Longevity Studies McKENZIE, Colin  
Fall Macroeconomics of Open Economies A OGAKI, Masao  
Fall International Trade A FUKASAKU, Kiichiro  
Fall Introduction to Artificial Intelligence A FITZ, Stephen  
Fall International Economy and Behavioral Economics A OGAKI, Masao  
Fall International Economy and Behavioral Economics B OGAKI, Masao  
Fall International Trade B FUKASAKU, Kiichiro  

* Professional Career Program (PCP)
If you wish to take the course marked "*PCP", please read the information below. 
Full-time students enrolled in an undergraduate faculty or graduate school at Keio cannot take PCP courses through the International Center. 

Notes
Prerequisites
- Introductory Microeconomics (undergraduate level)
- Introductory Macroeconomics (undergraduate level)
- Introductory Statistics (undergraduate level) or the equivalent.
*Official transcripts must be submitted at the time of application.


Academic writing course
In order to register for "Finance, Policy and the Global Economy" and/or "Independent Study”, you must have taken an academic writing course at your home university. If you have not, registering for "Academic Writing" by Prof. Miyuki Nakatsugawa at Keio University in the spring semester is required.
If your first semester at Keio is the fall semester and you have not taken an academic writing course at your home university, please consult the Office of Student Services (International Exchange Services Group).


PCP Certificate
A PCP Certificate is awarded to short-term international students and Japanese Language Program students who earn credits for 10 PCP classes. The 10 classes must include "Finance, Policy and the Global Economy" and "Independent Study".

If students can convince the Faculty of Economics that contents of the class they took at their home university is equivalent to the contents of a PCP class, PCP will count the credit for such a class towards the PCP certificate. For details on accreditation, please visit http://www.econ.keio.ac.jp/en/undergraduate/pcp/curriculum/certificate.

Registration
*Please submit your latest official transcript to the Office of Student Services (International Exchange Services Group) during Course Registration Period to show that you have taken the prerequisite courses .

Faculty of Law

Syllabus : https://gslbs.adst.keio.ac.jp/.
*To search courses conducted in English, please choose "English" for "language of instructions" at the bottom-right of the page.

Semester Course Title Instructor
Spring Advanced Course on Japanese Studies1 MASUYAMA, Mikitaka
Spring Advanced Study of Political Thoughts 1 SHIBATA, Yasuko
Spring History of Modern Political Thoughts 2 NUMAO, Kei
Spring International Taxation MUSAHL, Hans-Peter
Spring Legal Cultures ORTOLANI, Andrea
Spring Legal Writing and Presentation 2 NIWA, Seiji
Spring Special Study of African Society 1 KONDO, Hidetoshi
Fall Advanced Social Transition 3 SHIOBARA, Yoshikazu
Fall Advanced Study of Political Thoughts 2 SHIBATA, Yasuko
Fall Contemporary Africa 1 SUGIKI, Akiko
Fall Japanese Civil Law in a Globalized Economy AOKI, Noriyuki
Fall Seminar: Foreign Law ORTOLANI, Andrea
Fall Seminar: Legal Cultures ORTOLANI, Andrea
Fall Special Study of African Society 2 KONDO, Hidetoshi
Fall Special Study of Social Classes 1 TAKENOSHITA, Hirohisa
Fall Studies on Muslim Societies 1 DARWISHEH, Housam

Faculty of Business and Commerce

Syllabus : https://gslbs.adst.keio.ac.jp/

Semester Course Title Instructor
Spring Consumer Psychology in Global Markets MORIYOSHI, Naoko
Spring Essentials of Regression Analysis Using R POTIRON, Yoann
Spring IFRS Basic GARCIA, Clemence
Spring International Accounting GARCIA, Clemence
Spring Japanese Capitalism and Entrepreneurship YONGUE, Julia S.
Spring Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance KITAMURA, Yukinobu
Spring Managerial Economics TSURU, Kotaro
Spring Marketing Data Analysis SHIRAI, Miyuri
Spring Organizational Analysis and Management Theory MITSUHASHI, Hitoshi
Spring Passport Members' Workshop D MAGNIER-WATANABE, Remy
Spring Passport Members' Workshop D PALYS, Sven
Spring Passport Members' Workshop D HENG, Yee
Spring Spatial Economics ONO, Yukako
Spring Stochastic Calculus: An Introduction with Application POTIRON, Yoann
Fall Advanced Academic Writing for Undergraduates HANLEY, Matthew M.
Fall Consumer Behavior and Marketing SHIRAI, Miyuri
Fall Consumer Psychology in Global Markets MORIYOSHI, Naoko
Fall Corporate Governance in Major Countries FUKAO, Mitsuhiro
Fall Estimating Volatility in High-Frequency Data POTIRON, Yoann
Fall Globalizationa and Human Resources Management OLCOTT, George
Fall International Business and Japanese Firms NAKAMURA, Masao
Fall International Economy: Policy Implications of Globalization UEDA, Eimon
Fall International Finance HSU, Minchung
Fall Introduction to Management Strategy USHIJIMA, Tatsuo
Fall Macroeconomic Theory OTSU, Keisuke
Fall Macroeconomics DIAMOND, Jess
Fall Microeconomics of Taxation KITAMURA, Yukinobu
Fall Money and Banking PORAPAKKARM, Ponpoje
Fall Organizational Architecture TSURU, Kotaro
Fall Passport Members' Workshop D TAN, Caroline S.
Fall Passport Members' Workshop D POKARIER, Christopher J.
Fall Passport Members' Workshop D SILBERMAN, Andrew W.
Fall Research on Marketing SHIRAI, Miyuri

Graduate School of Letters

Syllabus : https://gslbs.adst.keio.ac.jp/.
*To search courses conducted in English, please choose "English" for "language of instructions" at the bottom-right of the page.

Semester Course Title Instructor
Spring Seminar: Advanced Lecture of English Linguistics 1 ARMOUR, Andrew
Spring Special Lecture of Ethics 3

ERTL, Wolfgang

Spring Study of Ethics of Original Textbooks 3 ERTL, Wolfgang  
Fall Seminar: Advanced Lecture of English Linguistics 2 ARMOUR, Andrew
Fall Special Lecture of Ethics 4 ERTL, Wolfgang
Fall Study of Ethics of Original Textbooks 4 ERTL, Wolfgang

Graduate School of Economics

Syllabus : https://gslbs.adst.keio.ac.jp/.
*To search courses conducted in English, please choose "English" for "language of instructions" at the bottom-right of the page.

Semester Course Title Instructor
Spring Advanced Econometrics MCKENZIE, Colin
Spring Applied Macroeconomics FUJIWARA, Ippei
Spring Development Economics YAMADA, Hiroyuki
Spring Economics Seminar OGAKI, Masao
Spring Seminar: Applied Economics TERAI, Kimiko
Spring Seminar: Econometrics KIMURA, Fukunari
Spring Seminar: Econometrics MCKENZIE, Colin
Spring Seminar: Macroeconomics FUJIWARA, Ippei
Spring Seminar: Money, Banking, and Finance SAKURAGAWA, Masaya
Spring (1st half) Global Management Practice MAGNIER-WATANABE, Remy
Spring  (2nd half) Labor Economics AKABAYASHI, Hideo
Spring (Intensive) Seminar: Macroeconomics HAYASHI, Fumio
Fall Advanced Econometrics MCKENZIE, Colin
Fall Advanced Macroeconomics HIROSE, Yasuo
Fall Applied Microeconomics MAEDA, Yasuo
Fall Economics Seminar OGAKI, Masao
Fall International Trade KIMURA, Fukunari
Fall Seminar: Applied Economics TERAI, Kimiko
Fall Seminar: Econometrics MCKENZIE, Colin
Fall Seminar: International Economics SAKURAGAWA, Masaya
Fall Seminar: International Economics SAKURAGAWA, Masaya
Fall Seminar: International Economics YAMADA, Hiroyuki
Fall Seminar: Macroeconomics FUJIWARA, Ippei
Fall Seminar: Microeconomics TSUMAGARI, Masatoshi
Fall Seminar: Money, Banking, and Finance SAKURAGAWA, Masaya
Fall (Intensive) Seminar: Macroeconomics HAYASHI, Fumio
Fall (Intensive) Time Series Analysis OKIMOTO, Tatsuyoshi

Graduate School of Law

Syllabus : https://gslbs.adst.keio.ac.jp/.
*To search courses conducted in English, please choose "English" for "language of instructions" at the bottom-right of the page.

Semester Course Title Instructor
Spring Advanced Study on Political and Sociological Theories TAKENOSHITA, Hirohisa
Spring Introduction to People's Republic of China's Foreign Policy YAMAMOTO, Nobuto
Spring Seminar : Special Study of Politics and Society TAKENOSHITA, Hirohisa
Spring Special Colloquium on International Relations WILKINS, Thomas
Spring Special Lecture of International Law 1 YOON, Inha
Fall Advanced Study on Political And Sociological Theories MATTHEWS, Joel
Fall Advanced Study on Political And Sociological Theories TAKENOSHITA, Hirohisa
Fall Seminar : Special Study of Politics And Society TAKENOSHITA, Hirohisa
Fall Special Colloquium on International Relations YAMAMOTO, Nobuto
Fall Special Lecture of International Law 2 YOON, Inha

Graduate School of Human Relations

Syllabus : https://gslbs.adst.keio.ac.jp/.
*To search courses conducted in English, please choose "English" for "language of instructions" at the bottom-right of the page.

Semester Course Title Instructor
Spring Academic Writing in English JOYCE, Terence
Spring Advanced Study of Sociology 1 TAKENOSHITA, Hirohisa
Spring Seminar: History of Society 1 SUZUKI, Akihito
Spring(Intensive) Advanced Study of Basic Psychology 3 LEDER, Helmut
Spring(Intensive) Lecture of Sociology RAYMO, James
Spring(Intensive) Lecture of Sociology LIE, John
Spring(Intensive) Lecture of Sociology KAMO, Yoshinori
Spring(Intensive) Special Studies of Education STERN, Elsbeth
Fall Advanced Study of Sociology 2 TAKENOSHITA, Hirohisa
Fall Seminar: History of Society 2 SUZUKI, Akihito
Fall Seminar: Society and Environment SUZUKI, Akihito

Graduate School of Business and Commerce

Syllabus : https://gslbs.adst.keio.ac.jp/.
*To search courses conducted in English, please choose "English" for "language of instructions" at the bottom-right of the page.

Semester Course Title Instructor
Spring Advanced Study of Tax Administration(Advanced Study of Tax Administration) OHNO, Masato
Spring Seminar: Public Finance(Seminar: Public Finance) KITAMURA, Yukinobu
Spring Seminar: Advanced Study of Taxation And Economic Policies UEDA, Eimon
Fall Seminar: Public Finance(Seminar: Public Finance) KITAMURA, Yukinobu
Fall Seminar: Advanced Study of Taxation And Economic Policies UEDA, Eimon

Law School

Syllabus : https://gslbs.adst.keio.ac.jp/.
*To search courses conducted in English, please choose "English" for "language of instructions" at the bottom-right of the page.

Semester Course Title Instructor
 Spring  Japanese Law (Administrative Law and Regulatory Policy) WATAI, Rikako
Spring Japanese Law (State and Citizen) YAMAMOTO, Hajime
Spring Law, Culture and Development in Asia MATSUO, Hiroshi
Spring (2nd half) Japanese Law in Cross‐border Matters MONROE-SHERIDAN, Aaron
Fall Introduction to Asian Law IMAIZUMI, Shinya
Fall Japanese Law (Economy and Social Structure) KANAYAMA, Naoki
Fall (1st half) Japanese Law (Contemporary Issues) ITOYAMA, Shannon
Fall (1st half) Japanese Law (Labor and Employment) MORITO, Hideyuki
 Fall (1st half)  Japanese Law (Trade Law and Policy) WATAI, Rikako

Japanese-taught courses

  • Students who have Japanese language proficiency equivalent to JLPT level N2 or above may take courses taught in Japanese open to exchange students. 
  • The number of courses you can take also depends on your Japanese proficiency level. Please refer to the chart below.
  • Undergraduate students cannot register for Graduate School courses.

*When registering for Undergraduate Faculty / Graduate School courses, students are required to have Japanese proficiency equivalent to or more than level N1 of the JLPT. Students whose Japanese proficiency is equivalent to the level N2 of the JLPT can register for undergraduate faculty courses, but need to form their study plan on the assumption that earning credits is extremely difficult.

Number of the courses you can take

Your Japanese language proficiency Level

5 courses or more

Students need to be placed into an Advanced or Higher Advcanced study level on the Japanese Language Program Placement Test at Keio. 
OR
Students who have Japanese language proficiency equivalent to level N1 of the JLPT (*1)

Up to 4 courses

Students who have Japanese language proficiency equivalent to level N2 of the JLPT (*2)

(*1)  “Equivalent to level N1” means you have already passed JLPT N1, or you are able to score at least 80% on the following samples from past tests for the JLPT N1 (*does not include listening section).
(*2)  “Equivalent to level N2” means you have already passed JLPT N2, or you are able to score at least 60% on the following samples of past tests for JLPT N2 (*does not include listening section).

Number of the courses you can take

Level N1

Level N2

Past JLPT Exam

 Vocabulary
Grammar
Reading

Vocabulary
Grammar
Reading

Answer Sheet

N1sheet.PDF

N2sheet.PDF
Answers N1answer.pdf N2answer.pdf

*To check your Japanese Language Proficiency, please submit one of the following documents at the Course Registration Guidance for the KIP students.
- A photocopy of JLPT certificate of Result and Scores for N1/N2 level
- A printed answer sheet of the Past JLPT exam N1/N2 level (*please grade by yourself)  

*When you register for Undergraduate Faculty / Graduate School courses, the instructor’s permission is required. Depending on the situation, you may not be able to take the undergraduate faculty courses you like. Please keep this in mind when forming your study plan and credit transfer plan.

Course descriptions and schedules for Undergraduate Faculties / Graduate Schools

http://www.gakuji.keio.ac.jp/academic/rishu/index.html (Only available in Japanese)

You can search the courses online on the following web page.

*To search courses conducted in English, please choose "English" for "language of instructions" at the bottom-right of the page.
*Not all the courses listed are open to exchange students. Please contact the Office of Student Services (International Exchange Services Group) in advance to see if the course you wish to take is open to exchange students.

The Undergraduate Faculty / Graduate School Courses NOT open to Exchange Students 

http://www.gakuji.keio.ac.jp/academic/rishu/tagakubu_restriction_en.pdf
http://www.gakuji.keio.ac.jp/academic/rishu/takenkyuka_restriction_en.pdf