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Featured Course: Foundations of Chinese Thought

Featured Course: Foundations of Chinese Thought

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.

The Admiral, shown in ASIA 356, is a story of Korea’s most admired pre-modern military hero, Yi Sun-si, and how he defeated Japanese invaders in the 16th century.

Featured Course: Korean Cinema

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.

Learn Japanese

Learn Japanese

Due to the popular demand of our Japanese language program, we are now offering a larger selection of beginner level courses.

Learn Cantonese

Learn Cantonese

UBC offers the only university for credit comprehensive Cantonese language program in Canada. See what courses we offer in 2016W.

Learn Korean

Learn Korean

UBC offers one of the few 4-year Korean language programs in North America. Look at our 2016W course offerings!

Learn Persian

Learn Persian

UBC offers Persian language courses for beginners and heritage learners.

Featured Course

Featured Course

Learn Cantonese this summer! Take CNTO 301 Basic Cantonese in Term 1.

Featured Course: Critical Approaches to Manga and Anime

Featured Course: Critical Approaches to Manga and Anime

Register for Asia 326 now!
Summer Term 2 2016

The Idea of India

The Idea of India

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…

New Sections of Beginner Chinese and Japanese Now Open

New Sections of Beginner Chinese and Japanese Now Open

Due to waitlist demand, we have opened up additional sections of JAPN 100 and CHIN 101 for Term 2!

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