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East Asian Studies with International Study BA Hons

Languages and Asian Studies at The University of Manchester:
4.5 / 5
STUDY MODEFull-Time
LENGTH4 years course
LEARNINGOn Campus
PLACEMENT YEARNot Available
YEAR ABROADNot Available
FOUNDATION YEARNot Available

East Asian Studies with International Study BA Hons

East Asian Studies provides students with in-depth knowledge and understanding of the East Asian region, with a focus on China and Japan, through studying its cultures, histories, societies, economics

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What you will need to do

Apply by 25 Jan
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Points of entry for East Asian Studies with International Study BA Hons

Year 1

Entry requirements for Languages and Asian Studies at The University of Manchester
Entry requirements are the formal requirements students need to meet to be considered for a place on a university course. But, each year many universities accept students with lower grades. The bar chart below shows the actual UCAS tariff points of students currently on this course.
A,A,B
Required subjects for East Asian Studies with International Study BA Hons at The University of Manchester
AAB The University recognises the benefit of the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) and the opportunities it provides for applicants to develop independent study and research skills. We strongly encourage you to provide information about the EPQ in your personal statement and at interview. For this programme, as well as the regular conditions of offer, we may make students who are currently taking or completed the EPQ an alternative offer. For this course it would be ABB at A-level plus the Extended Project at Grade A. Typical Contextual Offer: ABB.
UCAS points for current students on Languages and Asian Studies at The University of Manchester
English language requirements
7.0
Additional details
7.0 overall with no less than 6.5 in any one component.

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