Asia Pacific Studies (Foundation Entry) BA (Hons)

University of Central Lancashire

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( 4.0) 1081 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE P447
Foundation Entry degree courses are designed for students who have the ability to study for a degree, but don’t have the necessary formal qualifications to enter directly onto their chosen Honours degree programme. Are you interested in studying Chinese, Japanese or Korean? Master specialist language skills whilst gaining an introduction to the culture and environment of your chosen language and country. This degree programme brings together different fields of expertise including language,... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time including foundation year | Main Site | 4 Years | 21-SEP-20

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
89th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
102nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
12th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time Including Foundation Year
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 - 88 = 12% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Asian Studies graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Asian Studies graduate salary
£17,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, May 2019

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Asian Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
24%
Psychology
22%
History
20%
Sociology
18%
English Language
15%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£5,500 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£5,500 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£5,500 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£5,500 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£5,500 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£5,500 per year
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How Asian Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 12 reviews

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4 star 34%
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1 star 8%

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Student rating ( 4.0) 1,081 reviews

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3 star 18%
2 star 3%
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University of Central Lancashire
CompUniGuide ranking
102nd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
The University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) main campus is located in the heart of Preston, with smaller campuses in Burnley, Cumbria and Cyprus. There are over 300 Undergraduate programmes, with many offering Foundation Entry routes and 200 Postgraduate programmes to choose from. The University is currently undergoing a £200 million transformation, including a brand new £30 million Engineering Innovation Centre which is due to open in 2019. This investment is due to continue over the next ten years and will transform the campus for students. The UCLan Burnley campus is a stunning modern campus in the breath-taking surroundings of Pennine Lancashire, where students learn in bright, spacious buildings with first-class teaching and cutting-edge facilities.

Where you'll study

University of Central Lancashire

Admissions Office
Corporation Street
Preston
Lancashire
PR1 2HE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Preston   0.2 miles away

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