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Minor in Chinese Studies (CHINESE)

Administered by Department of Languages and Cultures

Effective Fall 2008

The program requires 18 credits. The Chinese Minor focuses on language training in particular, requiring students to earn 12 credits in Chinese I - IV, and 6 credits in Chinese culture studies. Credits can be transferred with approval. The goal of this curriculum is to help students reach intermediate to advanced proficiency levels.

Required: (12 credits)

CHINESE.101 Chinese I

CHINESE.102 Chinese II

CHINESE.203 Chinese III

CHINESE.204 Chinese IV

Electives: (Choose 6 credits from the following)

ARTHSTRY.346 Art History of the Far East

CHINESE.211 Foundations of Chinese Civilization

CHINESE.212 China Today

HISTORY.131 Asian Civilization to 1500

HISTORY.132 Asian Civilization since 1500

HISTORY.355 East Asia since 1800

HISTORY.359 20th Century China

POLISCI.310 Government and Politics of China

POLISCI.360 Nations, States and Governments

POLISCI.368 Asian Politics

POLISCI.370 Government and Politics of China and India

Students may, with program director's approval, transfer credits.

Program inclusion of these courses has been approved by chairpersons of related department.