University of Canterbury
College of Arts
Christchurch, Canterbury 8041
BA(Hons): Bachelor of Arts with Honours (equivalent to first year of Masters programme); ;MA: Master of Arts, GradDipArts: Graduate Diploma in Arts, PhD: Doctor of Philosophy
Canterbury's programmes in Foreign Languages and Linguistics are ranked first in New Zealand (The NZ Government's Tertiary Education Commission's latest Performance Based Research Fund quality assessment). Graduates of the Chinese Programme are well qualified for positions in sectors such as tourism, diplomatic service, teaching, and international business. The five major areas of research in the Programme are classical Chinese literature and culture, contemporary Chinese popular culture and related sub-areas (including Chinese film), Chinese philosophy and religion, contemporary Chinese political culture, and Chinese linguistics.
Please note that international students only pay domestic fees for study at PhD level.