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Immerse yourself in the language and culture of China. And gain the unforgettable experience of living there in your third year. The people of China constitute almost one fifth of the world’s population. So it’s not surprising that Mandarin Chinese is by far the most commonly spoken language on Earth. Give yourself a boost in the global employment market by exploring the hugely influential language and culture of this powerful nation. The knowledge you'll gain will only increase in value as China continues on its path to becoming the largest economy in the world.
- Spend an incredible year in China, getting to know its people, language and culture first-hand
- Our Shoosmith Language Learning Centre offers specialist learning facilities including IT services with the latest language learning and translation software
- Learn how to apply the tools and techniques you have gained in practice through our buddy system
- You can add to your degree with a qualification in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), which will open the door to further travel and employment after graduation
Year 1 Compulsory modules Chinese Language 1 Introduction to Chinese Popular Culture Ancient Chinese History and Culture: From Prehistory to Early Empire Chinese Language 2 Chinese Art: Forms and Aesthetics Passport Languages Year 2 Compulsory modules Presenting and Representing the Past Contemporary Cities: Migration, Place and Belonging Chinese Language 3 Chinese Language 4 Optional modules Introduction to Language Teaching CertTESOL 1 Translating Text Types Passport Languages America's Wars in Asia Year 3 (Year Abroad) You'll spend your third year studying at one of our partner universities in China. It gives you a fantastic opportunity to experience Chinese culture and society while improving your language skills. Year 4 Compulsory modules Languages and Cultures Dissertation Chinese Language 5 Chinese Language 6 Optional modules Popular Cultures Language Learning and Teaching CertTESOL 2 Engagement and Resistance Passport Languages All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time.
You'll be assessed through a combination of written, practical and coursework assessments throughout your degree. Written assessment typically includes exams and multiple choice tests. Practical is an assessment of your skills and competencies. This could include presentations, school experience, work experience or laboratory work. Coursework typically includes essays, written assignments, dissertations, research projects or producing a portfolio of your work.
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||The University of Hull|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||112 points||Points can be from any qualification on the UCAS tariff, but must include at least 80 points from A levels BTEC Subsidiary Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma OCR Cambridge Technical Introductory Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma CACHE Diploma or Extended Diploma Irish Leaving Certificate Scottish Highers Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma or a combination of appropriate Level 3 qualifications|
|Access to HE Diploma||M: 45 credits|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||28 points|
Applicants with other qualifications are welcome to apply.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||This course requires IELTS 6.0 overall, with at least 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications accepted by the University please visit www.hull.ac.uk|
|Institution's Own Test||60% overall (with minimum 55% in each skill)|
Please click below for a list of the English language qualifications we accept.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.