Course code: #AK3704
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Chinese Studies Major - Bachelor of Arts
Study Chinese at Auckland University of Technology and you'll learn to communicate with cultural sensitivity and linguistic proficiency – key skills in our multicultural world.
There are Chinese-speaking communities in every corner of the globe, so knowledge of the most widely spoken language in the world is your passport to exciting career and travel opportunities.
Gain an edge over the competition by developing knowledge in more than one discipline.
You can tailor the Chinese Studies degree to your career aspirations by including courses in a range of subjects, from business, hospitality and tourism and social sciences, to international studies, translation and interpreting.
Workplace experience is an important part of your degree, and the Work Integrated Learning course is the final part of your degree.
This is a supervised work placement related to your major(s), for an organization of your choice.
It's a great way to get industry experience while still being able to get feedback from AUT lecturers, and for many of the university's students this workplace experience also leads to a job offer.
Recent placements included: E Cube Publishing Ltd, Union Education & Immigration, New Century Education.
|Cost of living||1 person||$9,804|
|Accommodation||1 bed room||$11,800|
If you do not meet the English language requirements for entry into an AUT programme, you can study English here.
AUT International House is an English language school next to the AUT City Campus. It is part of AUT and offers a range of qualifications, including GIE – the AUT university entrance and preparation programme.
On-campus academic English courses (GIE and IELTS Full-time) at International House:
The GIE programme prepares you for entry into most AUT programmes (some health and education programmes require IELTS).
IELTS 5.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in Reading and Writing and no less than 5.0 in Speaking and Listening
There is a different entry requirements for each level of the IELTS course.
You can also use IELTS Indicator and TOEFL Special Home Edition to meet English language requirements, except for programmes that require an IELTS score higher than the standard or for any doctoral programmes.
All applicants need to meet AUT’s minimum entry requirements qualification equivalent to New Zealand year 13 or University Entrance.
Chinese Studies major: Not available for native speakers of Chinese.
Consider starting with:
If you don’t have the academic qualifications needed for direct entry into an AUT programme, you can enroll in a foundation programme.
If you successfully complete the foundation programme and get the required grades, you are guaranteed entry into an appropriate AUT programme.
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