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This certificate is offered as an award in its own right and an entry qualification to the school's LLM programme for students whose law background is not adequate for direct entry to the LLM; those contemplating the certificate in comparative law should bear in mind that on completion of the certificate, admission to the LLM programme is on a competitive basis and that successful completion of the certificate does not guarantee admission onto the LLM programme.
The MA/PGDip International Studies and Diplomacy (ISD) programme is designed for those engaged in, or planning to embark upon, a professional career requiring international expertise in government, not-for-profit, corporate or academic environments. ISD aims to prepare students for a variety of roles, such as working within a Foreign Service or other government department; international civil service (such as the United Nations or European Union); international NGOs (working in fields such as development, humanitarian assistance and conflict resolution); multinational corporations and international media.
The diploma in communicative Arabic at SOAS language centre in London is designed to prepare students with no previous knowledge of Arabic to live and work in an Arabic-speaking environment; in addition to learning modern standard Arabic, both written and spoken, students are introduced to Arabic dialects.
The diploma in communicative Japanese at SOAS language centre in London is designed to prepare students with no previous knowledge of Japanese to live and work in a Japanese-speaking environment.
The course leading to the diploma in modern Chinese is an intensive language programme designed to provide students with no prior knowledge in Chinese with solid practical language skills for living and working in a Chinese-speaking environment.