Academic Bulletin 2022-2023 
    Jul 21, 2024  
Academic Bulletin 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Chinese Studies Minor

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Chinese Studies Minor Learning Outcomes

Students who successfully complete a minor in Chinese Studies will:

  • Understand the evolution of the culture, history, military, thoughts, and institutions of China;
  • Become aware of the Chinese historical experience and perspective in the modern global political-economic context;
  • Grasp the most recent trends in contemporary Chinese development as well as major directions in the field of Chinese Studies;
  • Develop critical thinking and writing skills and research tools through interdisciplinary approaches;
  • Be exposed to a wide range of language clubs, study abroad programs, Chinese festivities, and international internship opportunities.

Students interested in studying away in mainland China should refer to the “Curricular Options  ” section of this Bulletin for further information. 

Not all courses are offered each year, and the College reserves the right to cancel or reschedule courses for enrollment, staffing, or other reasons.


Linguistic and Cultural Perspectives Requirement:

At least 12 credits selected from among the following:

Advanced Coursework Requirement:

At least one course from each of the two categories above must be at the 300-level or above (two courses total).

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