University of Morioka - Japan

Study in Victoria’s sister city, Morioka, for an immersive Japanese experience. At the University of Morioka, you will receive customized Japanese language and culture instruction in a small classroom setting.




  • Morioka, Iwate Prefecture, Japan


  • Fall: October-March
  • Spring: April-September


  • Japanese and English


  • See Credit Transfers

Field of Study

  • Arts & Science


  • Dormitory (see fact sheet)

Consular Services

Other information

Credit Transfers

The following sample credit transfers show how your Morioka courses could transfer back to Camosun.

Morioka CourseCamosun Course
Linguistics (Semantics)HUM 1XX Humanities 100-level
Linguistics A (Semantics)HUM 1XX Humanities 100-level
Linguistics C (Phonology)HUM 1XX Humanities 100-level
Basic German 1HUM 1XX Humanities 100-level
Elementary German 1HUM 1XX Humanities 100-level
English LinguisticsHUM 1XX Humanities 100-level
Linguistics (Syntax)HUM 2XX Humanities 200-level
PhoneticsHUM 1XX Humanities 100-level
Basic German 2HUM 1XX Humanities 100-level

All of:

  • Japanese Calligraphy 1
  • Japanese Calligraphy 2
ART 1XX Art 100-level
Topics on Japan for JSL 1JAPN 2XX Japanese 200-level
Topics on Japan for JSL 2JAPN 2XX Japanese 200-level

All of:

  • Basic Japanese 1
  • Japanese Reading and Writing 1
  • Japanese Conversation 1

All of:

  • JAPN 200 Second Year Japanese 1
  • JAPN 201 Second Year Japanese 2

All of:

  • Japanese Intermediate 1
  • Japanese Reading and Writing 2
  • Japanese Conversation 2

All of:

  • JAPN 229 Intermediate Japanese 1
  • JAPN 230 Intermediate Japanese 2