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International MA Programme in Communication & Contemporary China

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Description of the Program:

The Centre for Discourse and Cultural Studies, Hangzhou Normal University, offers an international MA degree programme inCommunication & Contemporary China (CACC). The programme is designed to offer knowledge and training over present-day Chinese society and culture in the global context from the vantage point of communication. The central objective is to enable globally minded citizens with an undergraduate education in the human or social sciences, from both home and abroad, to become global leaders and/or researchers in relation to China. Located in the Paradise-on-Earth-City of China, Hangzhou, the programme consists in a two-year course-internship-thesis education. The teaching staff is composed of nationally and internationally reputable scholars, outstanding lecturers, as well as international visiting professors. While the working language is English, foreign students are given a basic training in the Chinese language.

Degree: Master of Arts

Length of schooling: 2 Years (Maximum 3 Years)

Language of Instruction: English

Deadline for Application: According to the University schedule — end of May

Location of the Education: The Centre for Discourse and Cultural Studies, School of Foreign Languages, Hangzhou Normal University

Tuition and Other Cost:

Tuition: RMB20,000/year       Accommodation: RMB8,000/year (Single Room)

Insurance: RMB800/year       Application Fee: RMB 400

Qualifications Required: On a competitive basis, prospective candidates must hold an undergraduate degree and pass an English test administered by the University.

Graduation Requirements:

Duration and Credits

The program generally runs two years and normally comprises a minimum of 34 credits.

Master Thesis in HNU

CACC students should complete a thesis in English (10,000 words) or in Chinese (15,000 words) and successfully defend it.

Courses Offered:

Character

Courses

Credits

Hours

Semesters

Notes

Degree Courses

Chinese Cultural History

3

48






Comprehensive Chinese

3

48






Chinese Listening & Speaking

3

48






Major & Compulsory

Culture & Communication in the Global Age

3

48






Contemporary Chinese Communication

4

64






Chinese Discourse Studies

4

64






Electives

Chinese Political communication

2

32






Chinese Economic communication

2

32





Chinese Urbanization communication

2

32





Chinese Security Communication

2

32





Chinese Ethnic literature

2

32





Professional Practice & Internship

3 credits in Semester , encompassing Social Investigations, Community Exchange, Socio-cultural Experience, etc.

Thesis

3 credits in Semester 











For more information, please contact:

Mr. LYU Min, Director

Office of International Students, HNU

E-mail: lm@hznu.edu.cn

Phone: 008657128861955

Website: studyinhznu.hznu.edu.cn