Chinese, Minor

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs, recitations, clinicals, or tools courses where specified.

Required Courses

Complete two of the following:8
East Asian Studies
East Asian Studies
Introduction to Languages, Literature, and Culture
Modern Chinese History and Culture
Modern Chinese History and Culture
Cultural Engagement Abroad

Required Language Courses

Students with prior language skills in Chinese are allowed to waive up to four CHNS language courses.

CHNS 1101Elementary Chinese 14
or CHNS 1301 Elementary Chinese Immersion 1
CHNS 1102Elementary Chinese 24
or CHNS 1302 Elementary Chinese Immersion 2
CHNS 2101Intermediate Chinese 14
or CHNS 2301 Intermediate Chinese Immersion 1
CHNS 2102Intermediate Chinese 24
or CHNS 2302 Intermediate Chinese Immersion 2


Complete one of the following:4
Advanced Chinese 1
Advanced Chinese Immersion 1
Advanced Chinese 2
Advanced Chinese Immersion 2
Special Topics in Chinese
Special Topics in Chinese
Directed Study
Independent Study
Chinese Film: Gender and Ethnicity
Cultural Engagement Abroad
Chinese Civilization in Her Eyes
Law, Justice, and Society in Modern China

GPA Requirement

2.000 GPA required in the minor