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Asia Pacific Studies and Politics 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

This course will allow you to gain an in-depth understanding of two subject areas.The Asia Pacific region encompasses countries as diverse as Japan, China and Thailand and is home to more than half the world’s population. It’s a culturally, politically, and economically dynamic region, vital to our understanding of the world.You’ll have the opportunity to explore the key challenges across the region today choosing from a range of optional modules from East Asian religions, modern Thai history and Chinese society to Japanese cinema.Alongside this, you’ll explore political ideas, structures and approaches that will help you to analyse the complex political circumstances that shape our world today. You’ll study the mechanisms of power and influence of politics in public life, exploring the real politics behind the headlines and constructing practical solutions to political challenges.

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

    19th out of 85 5

  • Entry standards

    / Max 226
    148 70%

    8th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    65 65%

    3rd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.93 79%

    10th

    1
  • Entry standards

    / Max 217
    160 73%

    19th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    80 80%

    17th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.06 81%

    31st

    25

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