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Chinese Studies PhD

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Full time | Bangor University | 3 years | SEP-21

Study mode

Full time

Duration

3 years

Start date

SEP-21

Key information
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Qualification type

PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

Subject areas

Chinese Languages China: Studies

Course type

Research

Course Summary

About This Course

Modern Languages offers the possibility to do a PhD/MPhil in Chinese Studies (three years full-time; six years part-time). The School has a long tradition of excellent postgraduate student support, and students will be assigned two supervisors. Students are guaranteed full access to computing facilities (including translation memory software), library provision and all School resources including the film library. There is a dedicated postgraduate study area within the School which students are encouraged to use as often as they can.

Research Areas:

Chinese history
Chinese literature (Classic & Contemporary)
Contemporary Chinese Studies: Sino-West Relations; Geopolitics; Images of China (Representations and Self-representations); Chinese films & documentaries; Western films & documentaries on China
Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language
Translation Studies (from and into Chinese)

Co-supervision of comparative topics within the School can also be offered

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

The fees are different depending on course and where the student is from and change every year. Please refer to each course page for specific fee information.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

The fees are different depending on course and where the student is from and change every year. Please refer to each course page for specific fee information.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Good grades in Bachelor degree and a Masters degree. Previous research experience is essential. Minimum of 65% in undergraduate programme from a recognised university in China (211 university) OR minimum of 70% in undergraduate programme from a recognised university in China (non 211 university). Mature students: will be considered on a case by case basis.

University information

Established in 1884, Bangor University has over 130 years of educational heritage and offers an experience unlike any other. Based in North Wales, and nestled between the mountains and the sea, the university offers a wide range of courses distributed across the Arts and Sciences. Bangor is a vibrant and student-oriented place to study, and the university’s size and friendly learning community is why many students choose to study here. The...more

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