East Asian Studies, B.A. | University of Sheffield | Sheffield, United Kingdom
36 months
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23650 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

We offer a bachelor degree in East Asian Studies at University of Sheffield. Studying the culture of China, Japan and Korea gives you a unique perspective on the contemporary development of East Asia - the most  dynamic area of the world economy. Sheffield is the only major university outside London with expertise in all three countries. 

Overview

Modules cover topics such as history, society, business and literature. There are lectures on specific themes which you will then discuss in seminars and tutorials. In the third year, you will research and write a 15,000-word dissertation on a topic of your choice, supervised by an academic.

Key Features  

  • It isn't compulsory to learn a language on this course. But you have the option to take non-specialist modules in Chinese, Japanese or Korean.
  • The East Asian Studies course at University of Sheffield doesn't come with a built-in year abroad, but you'll have the opportunity to visit East Asia in the second year of your studies as part of our East Asian Fieldwork module, which is funded by the department.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Chinese Business and Management
  • Contemporary Japanese Society
  • Understanding Contemporary North Korea
  • Environment and Development of the Japanese Islands 
  • History of Korean Popular Music
  • East Asian Cinema

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Levels + additional qualifications | BBB + B in relevant EPQ
  • International Baccalaureate | 33
  • BTEC | DDD in a relevant subject
  • Scottish Highers | AAABB
  • Welsh Baccalaureate + 2 A Levels | B + AB
  • Access to HE Diploma | 60 credits overall with Distinctions in 30 Level 3 credits and Merits in 15 Level 3 credits 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23650 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 23650 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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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