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Studying Hong Kong cinema allows students to understand the global reach of a major international industry and the local expression of Hong Kong identity through visual spectacle, story, style, stars, and sound.
UBC offers one of the longest-standing Punjabi-language programs in the world, outside of South Asia.
Asia 371 “Foundations of Chinese Thought” represents the first time that a course in the Faculty of Arts at UBC will be taught in a “flipped classroom” mode.
ASIA 356 will examine Korean film as a guide to the many political, social, and cultural changes Korea has undergone over the last couple of centuries.
UBC offers the only university for credit comprehensive Cantonese language program in Canada. See what courses we offer in 2016W.
UBC offers one of the few 4-year Korean language programs in North America. Look at our 2016W course offerings!
UBC offers Persian language courses for beginners and heritage learners.
Learn Cantonese this summer! Take CNTO 301 Basic Cantonese in Term 1.
Featured 2016 Summer Course: ASIA 397
It is something of a cliché to describe India as the world’s largest democracy. A more apt description would be to call the country the world’s noisiest democracy…
Due to waitlist demand, we have opened up additional sections of JAPN 100 and CHIN 101 for Term 2!