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Masters Degrees in Japanese Studies in Canada

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Study a Japanese Studies Masters in Canada in 2024

Japanese as a degree focuses on the comprehensive study of the Japanese language, culture, history, literature, and society. It enables students to become proficient in the Japanese language and gain a deep understanding of Japan's rich cultural heritage and contemporary issues.Studying Japanese opens up exciting opportunities for engagement with Japan and its global influence. Whether pursuing a career in academia, business, or the cultural sector, graduates with a degree in Japanese can contribute to enhancing cross-cultural understanding and facilitating international cooperation between Japan and the rest of the world. The knowledge and skills gained from this degree can lead to a fulfilling career path and personal growth through the exploration of a rich and diverse culture.

Graduates of a master's degree in Japanese will have advanced language proficiency and expertise in analysing and interpreting Japanese texts and cultural nuances. This level of education prepares students for higher-level language instruction, research, and academic positions.

Your master's degree program will focus on specialised research and analysis of Japanese language and culture. Modules you study could include:

  • Advanced Japanese Linguistics
  • Japanese Literature Analysis
  • Japanese Sociolinguistics
  • Translation and Interpretation Studies
  • Cross-Cultural Communication

Study in Canada

Canada has a well earned reputation as a kind and welcoming country, making it a popular destination for international students looking to study abroad. If you choose to study in Canada, you will be able to access some of the worlds leading universities, as well as study in an environment that is encouraging of your development both inside and outside of the classroom. You will be able to choose from many highly ranked universities according to the QS World University rankings.

See our detailed guide to studying in Canada for international students.

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