Course Description

Chinese Studies (M.Phil. / P.Grad.Dip.)

Chinese Studies is a multidisciplinary field of study, drawing upon and integrating disciplines such as History, Linguistics, Politics, Cultural Studies and Translation Studies. The course focuses on China today and China over the last century. This course offers a unique and vibrant educational experience which equips its students to be global citizens. The M.Phil. programme offers the opportunity to engage with key aspects of contemporary China, including its political and economic landscape, modern history, society, popular culture and language. Given China’s economic impact and international reach, this course equips its graduates to engage deeply with contemporary China.

The multidisciplinary nature of the course can accommodate students from a wide range of backgrounds. For those students who wish to acquire Mandarin, whether or not they have come in with any prior knowledge of the language, this programme provides them with the opportunity to develop their Mandarin in a relatively short time.

Delivered by expert faculty as well as regular guest speakers from business and industry, this programme will develop the skills necessary to succeed in an international environment. It is available as a one-year, full-time programme or a two-year, part-time programme.

Closing Date: 31st July 2024

CollegeTrinity College Dublin
Course LocationDublin
Location PostcodeDublin 2
Course CategoryArts & Humanities
Course QualificationMasters Degree
Awarding BodyTrinity College Dublin
Awarding Body DetailsM.Phil./P.Grad.Dip
Course Duration1 year full-time / 2 years part-time
Entry RequirementsApplicants will hold a Bachelor's degree (minimum 2.1, or a GPA of 3.5, or equivalent from another country) from a recognised university. A background in Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences is helpful but not a requirement. Applicants must also satisfy Trinity's English language proficiency requirements. The M.Phil. in Chinese Studies doesn't require any specific prior knowledge of Chinese history, culture, or language.
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