Pacific and Asian Studies (The Literary and Textual Studies Stream) (Taught) Program By University of Victoria (UVic) |Top Universities

Pacific and Asian Studies (The Literary and Textual Studies Stream) (Taught)

Pacific and Asian Studies (The Literary and Textual Studies Stream) (Taught)

  • QS World University Rankings
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  • Degree MA
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 24 months
The Department of Pacific and Asian Studies offers graduate programs leading to a Master of Arts degree in one of two streams: Regional Studies or Literary and Textual Studies. The MA includes course work and the writing of a Long or Short Thesis. The department is multidisciplinary and covers China, Japan, Oceania and Southeast Asia. Particular research strengths include gender, national and ethnic identities; contemporary Asian fiction, cinema, popular culture; Chinese and Japanese linguistics; contemporary theatre (Indonesia, Japan); local societies, trade, globalization; Asian-Canadian studies; Oceania studies.