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Graduate Record 2020-2021 
Graduate Record 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

East Asian Studies

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University of Virginia
P.O. Box 400781
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4164
(434) 924-7836

Master of Arts

Of the 30 credits required for the degree, students are expected to complete a minimum of 24 credits of graded coursework, including 18 credit hours in courses related to East Asia and a minimum of six credits each of coursework offered by at least two different departments.

Students are expected to demonstrate third-year competence in Chinese, Japanese, Korean or Tibetan language.

Students are expected to write and defend a thesis.


Please follow this link to a listing of graduate course offerings for this program: Graduate Courses Arts & Sciences . Some programs limit the number of credits offered outside the department or school that a student may allocate toward degree requirements.  All course enrollment is subject to approval each term by the Director of Graduate Studies.

Supporting Courses

The following are graduate courses offered in the Asian field. For further information about these courses, see the description under the appropriate academic departments.

East Asian Language, Literatures, and Cultures

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