Department of International Studies

Welcome to Asian Studies

Asian Studies offers degree programs in both Chinese and Japanese with a strong emphasis not only on proficiency in reading, writing and speaking these languages, but also on communication skills, and on providing an understanding of the countries, society and culture.

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NewsDiploma of Languages   

                                      The Diploma of Languages will not be offered in Session 2 2014.

                          Non Award 

                                       Applications for Session 1 2014
                                        On time application close 22nd January 2014
                                        Final Closing Date with late fee 5th February 2014

Study options

Macquarie University offers a range of qualifications for the study of languages.
Learn about our academic programs for Chinese Studies or Japanese Studies.

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Asian Languages

Department of International Studies
Macquarie University, 
NSW 2109, Australia
Tel: +61 2 9850 7008
Fax: +61 2 9850 7046

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