East Asian Languages and Civilizations: Chinese, Minor

All students minoring in the Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations must fulfill a set of Basic Requirements. These requirements are to be met within one of three linguistic and cultural concentrations:

  • Chinese Studies
  • Japanese Studies
  • Korean Studies

In addition to the Basic Requirements, there are further requirements specific to each concentration.

Minor Requirements
Language Requirement
CHIN 0210Intensive Beginning Chinese I & II2
CHIN 0410Intensive Beginning Chinese III & IV2
Or with prior language knowledge, two courses at CHIN 0500 or above
Survey Requirement
EALC 0020Introduction to Chinese Civilization1
Select 3 course units of Electives3
Total Course Units8

The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2022 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.