This balanced programme of language study and lecture-based modules helps you develop a critical understanding of Korea. You'll learn the Korean language from scratch, and spend a year studying in Seoul at one of our partner universities.

You'll have a choice of modules that cover East Asia as a region, highlighting Korean issues in a regional or global context. Towards the end of your course, you'll focus on more advanced and vocational skills in writing, summary, precision translation, debate and oral presentation.

BA Award
Full-time Study Mode
4 years Duration

Entry Requirements For This Course

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Standard offer

Access Sheffield offer

The A Level entry requirements for this course are:

ABB

The A Level entry requirements for this course are:

BBB

A Levels + additional qualifications

| BBB + B in a relevant EPQ

BBB + B in a relevant EPQ

International Baccalaureate

| 33

32

BTEC

| DDD in a relevant subject

DDM in a relevant subject

Scottish Highers

| AAABB

AABBB

Welsh Baccalaureate + 2 A Levels

| B + AB

B + BB

Access to HE Diploma

| 60 credits overall in a relevant subject, with 45 credits at Level 3, including 30 credits at Distinction and 15 credits at Merit

60 credits overall in a relevant subject, with 45 credits at Level 3, including 24 credits at Distinction and 21 credits at Merit

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English language requirements | You must demonstrate that your English is good enough for you to successfully complete your course. For this course we require: GCSE English Language at grade 4/C; IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component; or an alternative acceptable English language qualification

Equivalent English language qualifications

Visa and immigration requirements

Other requirements

No prior knowledge of Korean is required

We also accept a range of other UK qualifications and other EU/international qualifications.

If you have any questions about entry requirements, please contact the department.

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