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Autumn 2017-2018

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May 15, 2017

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The Chinese Studies minor offers a basic understanding of the Chinese Language along with an exploration of at least two disciplines in Chinese history and culture.

Course Requirements

  • Three quarters of college-level Chinese language (at any level).
  • Five additional courses focusing on China from at least two different disciplines, chosen in consultation with an advisor or faculty member, from the current approved Chinese Studies Allied Course List.

Chinese Studies Allied Course List

Art and Architecture, History of

Asian American Studies

Chinese Studies




Intercultural Communication



Modern Languages


Political Science

Religious Studies

School for New Learning

Women's and Gender Studies

Students majoring in Chinese Studies (BA) or minoring in Chinese Language are restricted from earning this minor.