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Tuition Fees:$1,176 /year
Applications Begin:July 2020
Final Award:Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics and Chinese
Start Date:February 2021
Academic Unit:School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Campus:Great East Road Campus
Application Deadline: January 2021
Programme Overview

A major aim of the Bachelor of Linguistics and Chinese programme is to equip the graduate with an awareness of society and its problems and of the ways in which he/she can help to solve these. The programmes provide orientations that will enable the graduate to be innovative and provide intelligent leadership in a rapidly changing society.

The School of Humanities and Social Sciences offers four-year programmes leading to the degrees of Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Mass Communication and Bachelor of Social Work. It also offers Master’s programmes in various areas.There are approximately 2,200 students in the School. Of these, about 42 per cent are females.

Admission Requirements

– Credit or better in English Language
– Credit or better in ANY THREE subjects chosen from the following: History, Geography, Mathematics, Economics or Commerce or Principles of accounts or Business Studies, English Literature or Zambian language or French or Religious, Food and Nutrition or Home Management or Home Economics or Art or Music or Design and Communication or Art and Design Education or Computer Studies, Development Studies or Civic Education and Additional Mathematics.
– Credit or better in any one subject chosen from the following category: Human and social Biology, Biology, Science, Physics , Chemistry, Combined Science,  Physical Science, Agricultural Science, Zoology, Geology, Geometrical and building Drawing, Geometrical and Mechanical Drawing, Technical Drawing, Surveying, Metal Work, Woodwork, Design and Technology.

Application Process
Application Fees for Zambian Students: $8
Application Fees for International Students: $59

How To Apply;
Obtained from the University of Zambia Website or Directorate of Research and Graduate Studies. Completed application forms should be accompanied by a payment of a non- refundable application fee of K150.00 for Zambians and US$60.00 for non-Zambians. (making payment for application).

Career Opportunities

Jobs directly related to your degree include:
– English as a foreign language teacher
– Lexicographer
– Primary school teacher
– Publishing copy-editor/proofreader
– Speech and language therapist
– Talent agent
– Teaching assistant

Tuition Fees Details
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Tuition Fees for Zambian Students: $1,176
Tuition Fees for International Students: $2,340

Tuition fee per year for local students = 23,462Zmk
Tuition fee per year for international students = 46,694Zmk

Relevant Contact

 
Prof. Masiye Felix
Dean, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
 
Academic Office
In charge of academic affairs