Minor in Chinese

Requirements for the Minor

To declare the minor, students must demonstrate basic proficiency in Chinese through course work or a placement test. Those who are using course work for entry into the minor must have earned a grade of B or above in CHIN 103 or CHIN 111 in order to declare the minor. Students who place into CHIN 104 may also declare the minor. Students who want to minor in Chinese must complete 16 semester hours as follows:

Required Courses
Select one of the following:4
Intermediate Chinese II
Chinese for Students from Chinese Background II
CHIN 200Advanced Communication in Chinese3
CHIN/GLAS 209Advanced Chinese Language and Culture3
Select one of the following:3
East Asian Civilization: Ancient China
Late Imperial China: 1500 to 1911
China Since 1911
One additional course with a focus on China and/or Chinese language and culture chosen in consultation with an advisor.3
Total Hours16