The Department of Asian Studies offers five major concentrations, nine minors, and instruction in Asian and Middle Eastern languages. Students pursuing the B.A. degree in Asian Studies can complete the interdisciplinary major in Asian Studies, or concentrate in Arab Cultures, Chinese, Japanese, or South Asian Studies.
Upon completion of the Asian studies program at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, students should be able to:
- Identify or analyze significant aspects of the target cultures by interpreting texts and media
- Demonstrate proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in the target language
- Demonstrate experience in the use of the target language outside the language classroom.
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- Arabic Grammar and Composition
- First-Year Seminar: Popular Culture in the Arab World
- History of Muslim Societies to 1500
- Contemporary Moroccan Literature
- Introduction to Islamic Civilization
- 48 months
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- Official transcript(s) from all secondary schools and all colleges or universities attended, including summer sessions and including any online or distance-education classes, regardless if college credit was earned or will transfer
- Official results from the SAT or the ACT examination
- Counselor statement and one teacher recommendation (if the candidate is in his or her first year at a new school, a recommendation from the previous school is suggested)
- Any additional items or information requested in the application or by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.
- RCN Number, if claiming North Carolina residency
International34198 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 17099 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
National34198 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 17099 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
In-State7020 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 3510 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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