University of Leeds

Degree level: Undergraduate

Asia Pacific Studies

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Course summary

Encompassing Northeast Asia (e.g. China and Japan), Southeast Asia (e.g. Thailand, Indonesia and Vietnam), Pacific America (e.g. United States) and Oceania (e.g. Australia), the Asia-Pacific region contains huge cultural, political and economic diversity. This Asia Pacific Studies degree allows you to study the Asia-Pacific nations from historical, economic, political, social and cultural perspectives. Core modules will lay the foundations of your study, exploring the history, politics and economics of the region. From there, you’ll choose from a wide range of optional modules to suit your interests. You can study East Asian religions, modern Thai history, Chinese society or Japanese cinema or even look at key challenges in the region today, such as economic development. You can learn Chinese, Japanese or Thai from beginner level and this degree includes an optional year abroad.

Course details

Modules

Information on modules can be found on the University website.

Assessment method

Information on assessment methods can be found on the University website.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
T300
Institution code:
L23
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements for advanced entry (i.e. into Year 2 and beyond)

Successful completion of Year 1 of a relevant degree course.

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

International applicants

We accept a range of international equivalent qualifications. Contact the Undergraduate Admissions Office for more information.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Further information on accepted qualifications can be found at http://courses.leeds.ac.uk European Baccalaureate: 75%

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

http://courses.leeds.ac.uk


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)77 overall, with no lower than 6.5 in any component

International students who do not meet the English language requirements for this programme can apply for to study our pre-sessional English course with a progression route to the degree programme.

See alternative English Language qualifications we accept

http://www.leeds.ac.uk/projectleeds/info/123100/admissions/143/entry_requirements


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

For further information please see http://www.leeds.ac.uk/undergraduatefees
Asia Pacific Studies at University of Leeds - UCAS