Taught course

Chinese Studies

Institution
University of Glasgow · School of Social and Political Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for postgraduate taught programmes are a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification (for example, GPA 3.0 or above) in a relevant subject.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The programme is made up of two core courses and four optional courses taken over two ten-week blocks. In the final part of the programme you will write a dissertation and take an internship in China.

The core courses focus on contemporary China - its politics and society and role in the international economy. You can opt to do intensive language study and/or courses in business, international politics, ancient Chinese philosophy, research methods or an independent study module in an area of staff specialism.

Subjects covered include

  • Chinese politics and society
  • China's international politics
  • China in the international economy
  • The business environment in China
  • Chinese language
  • Internship in China
  • Ancient Confucian thought & Zhuangzi
  • Independent study module in selected subjects (such as Chinese art history)
  • Environmental policies and problems in China.

Information for international students

Entry requirements for postgraduate taught programmes are a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification (for example, GPA 3.0 or above) in a relevant subject.

Fees and funding

UK students
£6800
International students
£14500

http://www.gla.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/chinesestudies/

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Neil Munro
Email
Neil.Munro@glasgow.ac.uk