Requirements for the Minor in Chinese
Number of Units
Six units are required.
CHIN 103 Beginning Chinese III
CHIN 201 Intermediate Chinese I
CHIN 202 Intermediate Chinese II
CHIN 203 Intermediate Chinese III
Chinese Literature Elective (Must be taken on campus.)
Chinese Literature or Studies Elective (May be taken during study abroad or on campus.)
The Chinese Department is also an essential part of the East Asian studies program. Students may major in international and area studies with a focus on East Asia or major in East Asian Studies, China Track. Interested students should consult with Ms. Chu. For "Requirement for the Major in East Asian Studies, China Track", see catalog listing for East Asian Studies.
Study Abroad Opportunities
The College has established an exchange program in Beijing and Harbin in the People's Republic of China. Students who are interested in study abroad opportunities in are strongly recommended to complete CHIN-203 before leaving for China. It is also important to note that Chinese language courses are offered in the Fall-Winter-Spring sequence for both CHIN-101-102-103 and CHIN-201-202-203. In other words, CHIN-101 and CHIN-201 are only offered in the Fall Quarter. For more details about language preparation for Study Abroad, consult early with Ms. Chu and the Center for International Programs.