The MA in Asian Studies may be taken full time over one year or part time over two or three years from the date of first registration. The course offers a range of taught modules relating to Asian Studies across several disciplines, with further options including up to 20 credits of language study (Chinese, Korean, Japanese); up to 10 credits of relevant undergraduate modules and an option to spend a study period in Asia. The course is designed to meet the needs of a range of graduates with diverse interests in Asian Studies.
This course also serves as a preparatory course for students wishing to undertake a PhD programme in Asian Studies
to cater for the growing interest in and awareness of Asia in Ireland by providing language and academic study in a range of Asia-related fields
to equip you to pursue further studies and/or work in Asia or Asia-related fields.