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Learning Opportunity: East Asia Region Studies

East Asia Region Studies

Course Information

Objective(s) of a study programme:

Master’s degree program in East Asia Region Studies is aimed at preparing qualified specialists to
work in diplomatic structures, governmental and non-governmental institutions, business
organizations, academic institutions, as well as European and East Asian diplomatic institutions that
have demand for East Asian region experts.
Learning outcomes:
1. Fluency in one of East Asian languages (Chinese, Korean or Japanese, depending on
individual choice);
2. Effective communication skills across East Asian cultures and audiences at a personal and
professional level;
3. Knowledge of contemporary tendencies in East Asian politics and economics;
4. Ability to critically analyze East Asian and international political and economical processes,
to evaluate their changes and development trends;
5. Fundamental knowledge of history, culture and religion of the countries belonging to East
Asian region;
6. Ability to apply research, communication and evaluation methods and tools in different
academic and practical activities (educational, informational, consultation etc.).
Activities of teaching and learning:
Teaching, oriented towards students; lectures, emphasising the work of teacher; self-dependent research activities; discussions, based on insights, etc.
Methods of assessment of learning achievements:
Verbal and oral exams; case studies; presentations;
self evaluation and evaluation of colleagues; essay.

Optional courses:
Distinctive features of a study programme:
Taught in English.

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Education Level:
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Study Type:
Access requirements: 

Minimum education - Higher education



Provider Information

Provider Name: 
Vytautas Magnus University
Provider Type: 
Provider Contact Info: 

Provider phone number: +370-37-222739 Provider email: info@vdu.lt Provider URL: http://www.vdu.lt

Qualifications Awarded

Reference Data

Qualification Awarded:
Master of Political Science
Awarding body:

Vytautas Magnus University

Awarding body contact info:

Provider phone number: +370-37-222739 Provider email: info@vdu.lt Provider URL: http://www.vdu.lt

Course Locations

Reference Data

Course address:

Kauno m. sav. Kauno m. K. Donelaičio g. 58