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Japanese Studies 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
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Japanese Studies BA Hons

Our BA Japanese Studies course will give you a firm grounding in the Japanese language while you study Japan in its historical, cultural social and global contexts.

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member1018967
16th November 15

Japanese Studies, BA Hons FullTime

Such a fun, well taught course with plenty of help if needed and well structured lessons and lectures.

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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.
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Required subjects for Japanese Studies BA Hons at The University of Manchester
Grades ABB This programme is designed for students whose level of Japanese at entry ranges from complete beginner to approximately A-level standard. It is not suitable for students whose first language is Japanese. Whilst we do not insist on any particular pre-requisite subject at A-level, we are seeking strong performance in learning - and particularly in essay writing subjects. The course is very demanding in terms of academic writing as well as language learning and we therefore prefer that at least 60% of one A-level to be assessed on written work, so that applicants are able to cope with the demands of the programme. Typical Contextual Offer: Grades BBB for applicants who meet our contextual offer criteria. For further information and to check eligibility visit our Contextual Offers page. This programme is designed for students whose level of Japanese at entry ranges from complete beginner to approximately A-level standard. It is not suitable for students whose first language is Japanese. Whilst we do not insist on any particular pre-requisite subject at A-level, we are seeking strong performance in learning - and particularly in essay writing subjects. The course is very demanding in terms of academic writing as well as language learning and we therefore prefer that at least 60% of one A-level to be assessed on written work, so that applicants are able to cope with the demands of the programme.
UCAS points for current students on Languages and Asian Studies at The University of Manchester
English language requirements
7.0
Additional details
An overall grade of 7.0 (with a minimum writing score of 7).

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