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A BA is a bachelor's degree offered by universities and institutions around the world for students who enroll in courses and study certain subjects such as the liberal arts or sciences. Earning a BA takes three or four years in most cases.

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Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS)

The study of media, culture, and communication is the exploration of the relationship between media, culture, and society. In a media-saturated culture, developing a crit ... [+]

The study of media, culture, and communication is the exploration of the relationship between media, culture, and society. In a media-saturated culture, developing a critical awareness of media is crucial to our understanding of contemporary society.

Objectives

The programme has the following general objectives:

Familiarise students with a range of theoretical and methodological approaches to the multidisciplinary field of media, cultural and communication studies; Provide students with the opportunity to develop specialist knowledge in specific subject areas within this field, whilst maintaining breadth of study across it; Develop students’ ability to undertake independent research in cultural studies and/or various aspects of the media; Develop a critical awareness of ethical issues in a communications/journalism context; Introduce students to a range of learning methods and methodological practices appropriate to the different subject areas; Develop in students a high level of communication skills in the presentation of critical and creative ideas; Offer students the opportunity to engage in the practice to a specialist level in up to one area of media production/practice. Career Opportunities ... [-]
Singapore
August 2019
Part-time
12 semesters
Campus
SOAS University of London

This 3-year degree focuses on the languages and cultures of sub-Saharan Africa. It includes the study of an African language and a wide choice of module units in the rela ... [+]

BA African Studies and ...

Programme Code: (see May Be Combined With)

Duration: 3 years

Alternative entry Requirements

BTEC: DDM Access to HE: Minimum of 30 Level 3 Credits at Distinction Scottish Highers: AAABB Scottish Advanced Highers: AAB Irish LC: 340 points from 5 Higher level subjects at grade C1 or above Advanced Placement: 4 4 5 (Two semesters - UCAS Group A) plus US HSGD with GPA 3.0 Euro Bacc: 80% French Bacc: 14/20 German Abitur: 2.0 Italy DES: 80/100 Austria Mat: 2.0 Polish Mat: Overall 75% including 3 extended level subjects

Minimum Entry Requirements: No preliminary knowledge of the subject or an African language is required.

Interview Policy: Applicants with non-standard qualifications may be invited for the interview.... [-]

Singapore
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
SOAS University of London

This 3-year degree focuses on the languages and cultures of sub-Saharan Africa. It includes the study of an African language and a wide choice of course units in the rela ... [+]

BA African Studies

Programme Code: T500 BA/AfSt

Duration: 3 years

Alternative Entry Requirements

BTEC: DDM Access to HE: Minimum of 30 Level 3 Credits at Distinction Scottish Highers: AAABB Scottish Advanced Highers: AAB Irish LC: 340 points from 5 Higher level subjects at grade C1 or above Advanced Placement: 4 4 5 (Two semesters - UCAS Group A) plus US HSGD with GPA 3.0 Euro Bacc: 80% French Bacc: 14/20 German Abitur: 2.0 Italy DES: 80/100 Austria Mat: 2.0 Polish Mat: Overall 75% including 3 extended level subjects

Minimum Entry Requirements: No preliminary knowledge of the subject or the language is required, although we do look for the ability to learn a language (e.g. language at A-level or equivalent).... [-]

Singapore
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
SOAS University of London

The department houses the world’s largest concentration of scholars devoted to the study of African languages and cultures of sub-Saharan Africa. This collective expertis ... [+]

BA African Language and Culture

Programme Code: T508 BA/ALC

Duration: 4 years. Students will spend a period abroad depending on which African language they have chosen

Alternative Entry Requirements:

BTEC: DDM Access to HE: Minimum of 30 Level 3 Credits at Distinction Scottish Highers: AAABB Scottish Advanced Highers: AAB Irish LC: 340 points from 5 Higher level subjects at grade C1 or above Advanced Placement: 4 4 5 (Two semesters - UCAS Group A) plus US HSGD with GPA 3.0 Euro Bacc: 80% French Bacc: 14/20 German Abitur: 2.0 Italy DES: 80/100 Austria Mat: 2.0 Polish Mat: Overall 75% including 3 extended level subjects

Minimum Entry Requirements: No preliminary knowledge of the subject or the language is required, although we do look for the ability to learn a language (e.g. language at A-level or equivalent). Applicants with non-standard qualifications may be invited for the interview.... [-]

Singapore
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
SOAS University of London

This programme enables students to gain a strong grounding in business management theories, as well as draw on SOAS’s expert knowledge of the historical and cultural cont ... [+]

Overview Venue: Ngee Ann Academy, Singapore Start of programme: 3 Intakes: January, May, September Mode of Attendance: Full-time

This programme enables students to gain a strong grounding in business management theories, as well as draw on SOAS’s expert knowledge of the historical and cultural context of Southeast Asia. In addition to developing a critical, analytical understanding of the region, students gain significant knowledge and skills (including one SEA language skill) which will boost their qualifications for finding employment, or further study for a higher degree.

The degree is awarded by SOAS University of London but is taught at the Ngee Ann Academy, Singapore.

Structure ... [-]
Singapore
May 2019
Full-time
36 months
Campus
SOAS University of London

Sanskrit has functioned for over two thousand years as the basic vehicle of classical Indian literature. It is the key to a first-hand understanding of the vast field of ... [+]

BA South Asian Studies (Sanskrit Pathway) and ...

Combined Degree (3 or 4 years with optional Year Abroad available)

Minimum Entry Requirements:

A LEVELS: AAB-ABB A Level language preferred IB:35 (6/6/5)

Mode of Attendance: Full-Time

Sanskrit has functioned for over two thousand years as the basic vehicle of classical Indian literature. It is the key to a first-hand understanding of the vast field of classical Hindu religion and philosophy, being the language of the Vedas and Upanishads, the great epics of the Ramayana and the Mahabharata and the texts of Vedanta and Yoga.

It is also an important language for the study of Buddhism, Indo-European comparative philology, and the achievements of the classical civilization of India in such wider fields as aesthetic theory, linguistics, law and political theory, medicine, mathematics, and astronomy.... [-]

Singapore
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
SOAS University of London

One of the most exciting aspects of the combined degree in Burmese at SOAS is the very rare opportunity to spend a year in Burma/Myanmar. The numbers of students taking u ... [+]

BA Burmese (Myanmar) and...

Duration: Combined Honours - 3 years or 4 years (including a year abroad). Students can also take Burmese throughout their degree and spend their year abroad in Burma by taking the programme BA South East Asian Studies (including a year abroad).

Entry Requirements

BTEC: DDM Access to HE: Minimum of 30 Level 3 Credits at Distinction Scottish Highers: AABBB Scottish Advanced Highers: ABB Irish LC: 320 points from 5 Higher level subjects at grade C1 or above Advanced Placement: 4 4 4 (Two semesters - UCAS Group A) plus US HSGD with GPA 3.0 Euro Bacc: 80% French Bacc: 14/20 German Abitur: 2.0 Italy DES: 80/100 Austria Mat: 2.0 Polish Mat: Overall 75% including 3 extended level subjects ... [-]
Singapore
September 2019
Full-time
3 - 4 years
Campus
SOAS University of London

The breadth of expertise in the field of Asian Studies is reflected in the score of 5 achieved by the department in the 2001 government assessment of research in all Brit ... [+]

BA Vietnamese and...

Duration: 3 years or 4 years (including a year abroad). Students can also take Vietnamese throughout their degree and spend a year in Vietnam by taking the programme BA South East Asian Studies (including a year abroad).

Entry Requirements

BTEC: DDM Access to HE: Minimum of 30 Level 3 Credits at Distinction Scottish Highers: AABBB Scottish Advanced Highers: ABB Irish LC: 320 points from 5 Higher level subjects at grade C1 or above Advanced Placement: 4 4 4 (Two semesters - UCAS Group A) plus US HSGD with GPA 3.0 Euro Bacc: 80% French Bacc: 14/20 German Abitur: 2.0 Italy DES: 80/100 Austria Mat: 2.0 Polish Mat: Overall 75% including 3 extended level subjects ... [-]
Singapore
September 2019
Full-time
3 - 4 years
Campus
SOAS University of London

SOAS is one of the few higher education institutions to offer an undergraduate degree in Tibetan, and the program is unique in that one can combine Tibetan with the Study ... [+]

BA Tibetan and ...

Duration: Tibetan can be taken as a three year two-subject degree

Entry Requirements

BTEC: DDM Access to HE: Minimum of 30 Level 3 Credits at Distinction Scottish Highers: AABBB Scottish Advanced Highers: ABB Irish LC: 320 points from 5 Higher level subjects at grade C1 or above Advanced Placement: 4 4 4 (Two semesters - UCAS Group A) plus US HSGD with GPA 3.0 Euro Bacc: 80% French Bacc: 14/20 German Abitur: 2.0 Italy DES: 80/100 Austria Mat: 2.0 Polish Mat: Overall 75% including 3 extended level subjects

Minimum Entry Requirements: No prior knowledge of the language is required.

Subjects Preferred: A foreign language at A level, or equivalent, is preferred... [-]

Singapore
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
SOAS University of London

Thai may be combined with another Asian language or with a non-language discipline (Development Studies, Economics, Geography, History, History of Art/Archaeology, Law, M ... [+]

BA Thai and...

Programme Code: See 'Maybe Combined With:'

Duration: 3 or 4 years

Entry Requirements

BTEC: DDM Access to HE: Minimum of 30 Level 3 Credits at Distinction Scottish Highers: AABBB Scottish Advanced Highers: ABB Irish LC: 320 points from 5 Higher level subjects at grade C1 or above Advanced Placement: 4 4 4 (Two semesters - UCAS Group A) plus US HSGD with GPA 3.0 Euro Bacc: 80% French Bacc: 14/20 German Abitur: 2.0 Italy DES: 80/100 Austria Mat: 2.0 Polish Mat: Overall 75% including 3 extended level subjects Combinations

May be combined with

Development Studies, TLJ9 BA/DVSSEA Economics, TLJC BA/ECSEA French** Geography*, TLJR BA/GESEA History, VTCJ BA/HSEA History of Art/Archaeology, VTJ3 BA/HAASEAS International Relations, LTG4 BA/IRT Law, TMJC BA/LWSEA Linguistics, TQJD BA/LGSEA Music, WTHH BA/MSSEA Politics, TLH2 BA/POLSEA Social Anthropology, TLHP BA/SASEA Study of Religions, VTPJ BA/SEASR ... [-]
Singapore
September 2019
Full-time
3 - 4 years
Campus
SOAS University of London

This 4-year degree combines the study of the language of Swahili with another language or discipline. The range of expertise in S.O.A.S. with regard to languages and lite ... [+]

BA Swahili and...

Programme Code: See May be Combined With

Duration: Combined Honours - 4 years

Entry Requirements

BTEC: DDM Access to HE: Minimum of 30 Level 3 Credits at Distinction Scottish Highers: AAABB Scottish Advanced Highers: AAB Irish LC: 340 points from 5 Higher level subjects at grade C1 or above Advanced Placement: 4 4 5 (Two semesters - UCAS Group A) plus US HSGD with GPA 3.0 Euro Bacc: 80% French Bacc: 14/20 German Abitur: 2.0 Italy DES: 80/100 Austria Mat: 2.0 Polish Mat: Overall 75% including 3 extended level subjects

Minimum Entry Requirements: No preliminary knowledge of the subject or the language is required, although we do look for the ability to learn a language (e.g. language at A-level or equivalent). Applicants with non-standard qualifications may be invited for an interview.... [-]

Singapore
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
SOAS University of London

A degree in the Study of Religions at S.O.A.S. offers an impressive range of subject areas: religions of the ancient Near East, Zoroastrianism, Judaism, Jainism, Christia ... [+]

BA Study of Religions and...

Programme Code: V627BA/CR

Duration: 3 or 4 years

Entry Requirements

BTEC: DDM Access to HE: Minimum of 30 Level 3 Credits at Distinction Scottish Highers: AABBB Scottish Advanced Highers: ABB Irish LC: 320 points from 5 Higher level subjects at grade C1 or above Advanced Placement: 4 4 4 (Two semesters - UCAS Group A) plus US HSGD with GPA 3.0 Euro Bacc: 80% French Bacc: 14/20 German Abitur: 2.0 Italy DES: 80/100 Austria Mat: 2.0 Polish Mat: Overall 75% including 3 extended level subjects

Minimum Entry Requirements: Applicants are not required to have studies Religions at A-level, although a deep interest in the subject is essential.

Interview Policy: Applicants are not required to have studies Religions at A-level, although a deep interest in the subject is essential.... [-]

Singapore
September 2019
Full-time
3 - 4 years
Campus
SOAS University of London

BA South East Asian Studies (Combined Honours) is a three-year programme that strikes an exciting balance between the study of a South East Asian language (Burmese, Indon ... [+]

BA South East Asian Studies and ...

Programme Code: See 'May be Combined with ..'

Duration: 3 years

Entry Requirements

BTEC: DDM Access to HE: Minimum of 30 Level 3 Credits at Distinction Scottish Highers: AABBB Scottish Advanced Highers: ABB Irish LC: 320 points from 5 Higher level subjects at grade C1 or above Advanced Placement: 4 4 4 (Two semesters - UCAS Group A) plus US HSGD with GPA 3.0 Euro Bacc: 80% French Bacc: 14/20 German Abitur: 2.0 Italy DES: 80/100 Austria Mat: 2.0 Polish Mat: Overall 75% including 3 extended level subjects

Minimum Entry Requirements: While a foreign language at A-level will be useful we strongly encourage students with less traditional backgrounds to apply or to discuss their application with the department.... [-]

Singapore
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
SOAS University of London

Our BA South Asian Studies and… (4 years) transforms your interest in South Asia into a serious degree, combining extensive knowledge in the area, solid linguistic skills ... [+]

BA South Asian Studies and… (4 years)

Programme Code: See "Combinations"

Duration: 4 Years

Entry Requirements

BTEC: DDM Access to HE: Minimum of 30 Level 3 Credits at Distinction Scottish Highers: AABBB Scottish Advanced Highers: ABB Irish LC: 320 points from 5 Higher level subjects at grade C1 or above Advanced Placement: 4 4 4 (Two semesters - UCAS Group A) plus US HSGD with GPA 3.0 Euro Bacc: 80% French Bacc: 14/20 German Abitur: 2.0 Italy DES: 80/100 Austria Mat: 2.0 Polish Mat: Overall 75% including 3 extended level subjects

Minimum Entry Requirements: While a foreign language at A-level will be useful we strongly encourage students with less traditional backgrounds to apply or to discuss their application with the department.... [-]

Singapore
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
SOAS University of London

The four-year degree gives you the unique opportunity of spending the third year attending an intensive language programme in India, Nepal or Bangladesh and experiencing ... [+]

BA South Asian Studies and International Management (4 years)

Programme Code: TND2 BA/SASIM

Duration: 4 Years

Minimum Entry Requirements: Languages at SOAS are taught ab initio, and no prior knowledge is required. A foreign language at A-level or equivalent is preferred but not essential.

Interview Policy: Candidates with ‘non-standard’ qualifications are often invited for the interview, though many applications are assessed on the basis of the UCAS forms alone.

Start of programme: September

Mode of Attendance: Full-time

SOAS is the only University in the UK where you can combine the study of management with the study of the language and culture of South Asia as part of your BA degree.... [-]

Singapore
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus