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Minor, Chinese Studies

The minor in Chinese Studies provides students the opportunity to acquire practical language proficiency, intercultural sensitivity, and cultural knowledge; to gain appreciation of the cultural contributions of Mandarin-speaking peoples; and to reflect critically on their own cultural values.

Administrator: Chair, Department of Language, Literature, and Cultural Studies

Requirements: 20 credits
CHIN2010. Intermediate Chinese (4)
CHIN2020. Intermediate Chinese (4)
CHIN 3010. Advanced Conversation and Composition (3)

Six elective credits numbered above 2999 in Chinese Studies (6)

One of the following courses (3)
HIST3500. The Dragon and the Rising Sun (3)
POLS3610. Comparative Politics (3)
ECON4050. Global Economics (3)
THEO3630. Exploring Western World Religions (3)
THEO3640. Exploring Eastern World Religions (3)

Students are highly encouraged to participate in a travel-abroad or cultural immersion experience in China.