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Japan in Asia Cultural Studies

Nagoya University

Master On Campus
24 months
Duration
4390 USD/year
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About

The Master in Japan in Asia Cultural Studies at Nagoya University offers students an excellent opportunity to develop a deep understanding of, and critical insights into, the rich and complex relations between Japan and other East Asian countries in modern world history and globalizing contemporary society.

Overview

The courses offered on the Master in Japan in Asia Cultural Studies at Nagoya University engage interdisciplinary and transnational approaches to exchanges, interactions, and interrelations between Japan and other East Asian countries in their global historical contexts. 

At the same time, the program is designed for students to master integrated knowledge and analytical research skills in one or more specialized academic discipline such as:

  • literary studies
  • cinema studies
  • modern history
  • intellectual thought
  • visual culture.
Students will also have the advantage of participating in international conferences, workshops, and other events that the Japan-in-Asia Cultural Research Center of the Graduate School of Humanities regularly organizes in Nagoya and other locations (such as Freiburg in Germany and Shanghai in the Republic of China, where the members of the Center have organized scholarly events in recent years). Such opportunities enable students to contact and learn from many internationally distinguished scholars from different countries.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • History of Asian culture
  • Cultural studies of modern and contemporary Japan
  • Genealogy of theories on Japanese culture
  • Modern Japanese fiction
  • Modern literary theory
  • Colonial modernity in Japanese and East Asian literature
  • Film theory
  • Japanese cinema history
  • Asian cinema history
  • Cinema and cultural theory
  • Visual culture

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Form
    • Bachelor's Degree Diploma
    • Academic Transcript
    • English Proficiency Test Scores
    • Certified Score Report of the GRE 
    • Research Proposal 
    • Two Letters of Reference 
    • Summary of Undergraduate Graduation Research 
    • Major Publications
    • Documents Showing Other Strengths 
    • Document Validating Your Nationality and Residence Status
    • Certificate of Enrollment

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4390 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4390 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • JPY 535,800 per year

Funding

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