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University Name
Newcastle University

Vice Chancellor Professor Chris Brink (incoming, 2007)
School responsible for Japanese School of Modern Languages
Head of School Dr Elizabeth Andersen
Persons responsible for Japanese Dr Joanne Smith Finley, Degree Programme Director (Chinese/Japanese and Cultural Studies); Ms Atsuko Niki, Teaching Fellow in Japanese
Japanese first offered In 1985 as an option; 1986 as a degree programme
RAE Score n/a
TQA Score 22/24 (1995)
External Examiner Ms Miyuki Nagai
University of Sheffield

Student Numbers 53 Undergraduate students (Japanese language or Japanese studies)
Courses offered Chinese/Japanese and Cultural Studies
Chinese/Japanese and Business Studies (in preparation)
Combined Studies (including Japanese)
Linguistics with Chinese/Japanese
Modern Languages
Modern Languages with Management Studies

Entry Requirement ABB/BBB and an enthusiasm for learning a language and an active interest in other cultures.
Teacher/Student ratio 1:24 in Level A Japanese I, 1:17 in Level B Japanese, 1:5 in Level C Japanese
Address Old Library Building
Newcastle University
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 7RU
Telephone 0191 222 7441 Fax 0191 222 5442 School E-mail address marion.burn@ncl.ac.uk Website http://www.ncl.ac.uk/sml/