Asia Pacific Studies and Japanese BA (Hons)

University of Leeds

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UCAS CODE TT23
ultural powerhouse and economic giant, Japan is home to a varied, changing society. In this degree you’ll develop language skills in Japanese and gain insight into Japan and the Asia Pacific region.You’ll explore the culture, history, politics and economics of the region and its global interactions. You’ll combine this with intensive language study to become proficient in Japanese. We teach Japanese from beginner level, but if you already have some knowledge of the language we can normally ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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21st / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
16th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
6th

Start date and duration

Start date
27-SEP-23
Full Time With Time Abroad
4 Years

Asian Studies

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 92 = 8% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Asian Studies graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK Asian Studies graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Asian Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
History
31%
French
29%
Spanish
27%
English Literature
26%
Mathematics
23%

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How Japanese Language students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 9 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,717 reviews

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Where you'll study

University of Leeds

Woodhouse Lane Leeds
LS2 9JT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leeds  0.6 miles away

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