East Asian Studies

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East Asian Studies

Bachelor of Arts (BA) - Honours

Double Major Minor

Explore the significance of the Chinese, Japanese and Korean language, literature and fine arts and investigate the economic, social and political impact of these influential nations.


Program Information

The East Asian Studies program offers a broadly based approach to the study of the peoples and civilizations of East Asia. It is a rich and flexible program of study that brings together courses from the academic disciplines of the humanities, social sciences, languages and literature and fine arts. The East Asian Studies program offers a number of undergraduate degree program choices: within the general guidelines and requirements of each, a student can choose from a rich array of course offerings every year to create a combination which best serves her/his academic interests and career aspirations.

Degree Information

Campus: Keele
Faculty:  Liberal Arts and Professional Studies
Degree:   Bachelor of Arts (BA) - Honours
Degree Options: Double Major, Minor, Single Major, Specialized

4 yrs

Experiential Education

Research / Other Activities

Honours Option

Yes (Honours Only)



Degree Overview

Career Options

Graduates of our East Asian Studies program have gone on to have fulfilling careers in a wide variety of fields. With an East Asian Studies degree you have the opportunity to enter the work force with a well-rounded education and options to be successful in a range of different career paths.


Ambassador Diplomat Foreign Service Worker
Historian Immigration Officer Interpreter
Museum Curator Researcher Social Service Worker
Social Worker Teacher Translator