Interdisciplinary arts is about crossing boundaries, exploring ideas and having new experiences. To facilitate this you can choose from a wide selection of courses that best reflect your interests and support your ambitions.
As well as the chance to study creative practice in a variety of fields, you will also gain valuable cultural experience though our study abroad program and by being immersed in Japanese culture and society.
If you wish, you can choose to pursue a Japan studies theme through Interdisciplinary Arts, with courses in Japanese theatre, film, art and crafts, manga, anime, literature and culture to help you get the most out of this extraordinary country.
Why study Interdisciplinary Arts?
The Interdisciplinary Arts (International Liberal Arts) major at International College of Liberal Arts (iCLA) at Yamanashi Gakuin University enables you deepen your artistic skills and broaden your creative options. After laying the foundations during the first half of your studies, you will have maximum freedom to discover new fields and cultivate your interests.
You are encouraged to supplement your core arts studies with courses from other areas to tailor your degree towards your chosen career. The unique blend of courses offered at International College of Liberal Arts (iCLA) at Yamanashi Gakuin University gives you the opportunity to develop your own area of practice while gaining inspiration from related disciplines.
What can I do next?
Creativity is the lifeblood of any business and creative graduates are always in demand. Interdisciplinary Arts prepares you for a rich and rewarding career in a wide range creative industries. The major also prepares students for postgraduate study, with many MA options worldwide which open further career options in teaching, research and academia.
Possible careers for Interdisciplinary Arts majors include:
- Fine Arts
- The media and web industries
- Video and film industries
- Sound Design
- Theatre and performance art
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- Visual Arts (painting, sculpture, graphic design)
- Music (music technology, sound art)
- Performing Arts and Film (Western and Japanese film and theatre)
- Language Arts (literature and linguistics)
- Japanese Culture
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- 48 months
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DisciplinesVisual Arts Art History Liberal Arts View 3 other Bachelors in Visual Arts in Japan
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- All applicants must hold, or be expected to hold upon entry to iCLA, a high school diploma equivalent to a Japanese senior high school graduation, having completed 12 years of education.
- Applicants are also required to have passed a standardized test or university entrance qualification exam such as the SAT test (Optional for 2021).
- For a full list of English Language qualifications accepted by iCLA, please refer to Appendix B of the Admissions Guidelines.
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International9183 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9183 USD per year during 48 months.
National9183 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9183 USD per year during 48 months.
¥ 1,216,000 (inclusive of facility and equipment fees).
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.