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Asia Pacific Studies and Japanese BA (Hons)

University of Leeds

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    22-SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Innovator, economic giant and cultural powerhouse, Japan is a fascinating country and an important player in the international community. This degree will allow you to develop language skills in Japanese and gain insight into Japan and the wider Asia Pacific region.You’ll explore the culture, history, politics and economics of the region and its interactions across the world. You’ll combine this with intensive language study to become proficient in Japanese. You’ll study at one of our partner universities for a year to refine your language skills and experience life in Japan.Core modules will build your Japanese reading, writing, speaking and listening skills and you’ll explore the wider Asia Pacific region from different perspectives. Among others, topics include East Asian religions, the history of modern China and culture and identity.With the international outlook, expertise and language skills you’ll develop, you’ll be prepared for a global career.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

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University information

University of Leeds

  • University League Table

    16th

  • Campus address

    University of Leeds, Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT, England

A global community, the university’s staff and students come from over 170 countries. There will be chances to meet and work with people from across the world.
The university is continually investing in its campus, from new laboratories and lecture theatres to one of the most impressive libraries in the UK.
With a history of welcoming international students for over 100 years, students can be sure of experienced help throughout their time at Leeds.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    9th out of 15 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 226
    148 70%

    8th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    65 65%

    3rd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.93 79%

    10th

    1

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