The program for the study trip included a visit to the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) for the purpose of discussing sustainable design, UN's sustainable development goals, circular economy, and the role and responsibilty of designers in the global shift to "greener" economies, production and consumption. In addition, the group visited the University of Copenhagen, where students from the Japan Studies program hosted an afternoon of cultural exchange activities. The study program was concluded by a visit to the Royal Library, for the purpose of studying its design and architecture - especially the newer "Black Diamond" building.
Nursing students from Tokai University Junior College of Nursing and Medical Technology in Denmark from Aug. 15 - Aug. 24, 2018
The nursing study group (consisting og first and second year nursing students) visited Denmark in order to learn more about Danish education, health care, welfare and culture. The group spent the first half of the visit in the Copenhagen area (with TUEC as its base) , and then moved on to Silkeborg for the second leg of the study program. The program included visits to the Danish Nurses' Organization (DSR), a forest kindergarten, Silkeborg hospital, primary care facilities, as well as nursing schools in both Silkeborg and Horsens.
This was the 44th year in a row that a nursing student delegation from Tokai University Junior College of Nursing and Medical Technology has visited Denmark!
From February 24th - March 4th, a study group consisting of medicine students, nursing students and social welfare students (in all 19 students and four accompanying teachers) from Tokai University, Japan, visited Denmark.
With TUEC as its base, the purpose of the trip was to learn more about the Danish welfare, health, social and educational systems. TUEC had therefore arranged visits to hospitals, partner institutions (Univ. of Copenhagen, Diaconess Nursing School & Professionshøjskolen Absalon) , a care center for the elderly, Statens Serum Institute, Medical Museion, a municipal job center, a hospice, and much more to give the delegation comprehensive insight into the structure and values of Danish society. There was also free-time to pursue cultural interests by visitng Tivoli Gardens and Frederiksborg Slot in Hillerød.
For details on the symposium program with an international team of researchers in attendance, click here.
All upcoming and previously held activities are uploaded here.