University of Leeds

Degree level: Undergraduate

Asia Pacific Studies and International Relations

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Course summary

In this degree, you’ll gain an in-depth understanding of two disciplines, studying international relations and the culture, history, politics and economics of the Asia Pacific region. The region encompasses countries as diverse as Japan, China, Thailand and Indonesia, and is home to more than half the world’s population. It’s culturally, politically, and economically dynamic and vital to our understanding of the world. You’ll choose from a range of optional modules exploring topics such as East Asian religions, modern Thai history and Japanese cinema. Alongside this, you’ll study international relations, which explores how states interact with each other, and the roles of international organisations like the UN in promoting international peace and security. You’ll gain an understanding of how the ‘society of states’ has evolved and how it may be changing today. With the international skills and outlook you develop, you’ll be well prepared for a global career.

Course details


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
TL32
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

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

European Baccalaureate: 75%


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6.56.5 overall, with no lower than 6.0 in any component

If you're an international student and you don't meet the English language requirements for this course, you may be able to study our undergraduate pre-sessional English course, to help improve your English language level.

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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Student satisfaction
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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
90%
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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Asia Pacific Studies and International Relations at University of Leeds - UCAS