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Single Major

Japanese

Diploma in Languages

Broaden the scope of your personal, social and professional networks when you learn about Japanese language and culture, including the different levels of politeness and contextually appropriate expressions used in Japan.

Many students study Japanese alongside courses like business, education and tourism to broaden their career opportunities.

Highlights

1 in Queensland for modern languages

QS World University Rankings 2020

Career possibilities

Our programs prepare you for your first job and beyond. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Language teacher
  • Freelance translator/interpreter
  • Travel consultant
  • Sales representative

What you'll study

At UQ, subjects are called 'courses'. Here's a sample of the courses you could study:

  • Foundational Japanese 1
  • Foundational Japanese 2
  • Language and Society in Japan
  • Anime Japanese