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Looking to fill your Faculty of Arts Research Requirement?
June 20, 2012
ASIA 453 is scheduled for term 2 and is restricted to 3rd and 4th year majors. That’s right! We’re saving spots just for you. Check out this course and many more on our course listings:¬†

Want to learn Chinese? UBC has an App for that!
May 10, 2012
Basil Waugh for UBC Public Affairs The University of British Columbia has entered the smartphone app market with an innovative app targeting the global demand for Mandarin, Japanese and Korean language education. The UBC Chinese Character Tool is the first ever university East Asian language mobile application. While most language acquisition apps focus on a […]

Asian Studies Spring Newsletter is out!
May 9, 2012
The newest issue of Asian Edge is out! Head over to our <a title=”Newsletters” href=””>newsletter</a>¬†page to check it out!

UBC Asian Studies Wins CNIE-RCIE Award for Japanese 100/101 Project

Our Japanese 100/101 project was selected for an Award of Excellence in the Instructional Design category of the CNIE-RCIE Awards 2012. The Canadian Network for Innovation in Education (CNIE) is a national organization of professionals committed to excellence in the provision of innovation in education in Canada. In particular, the instructional Design category is the […]

The Taira Poets
February 23, 2012
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