Requirements for a Major in Chinese Studies

A total of 36 credits as follows:


1. Chinese 301 (Advanced Chinese I) and 302 (Advanced Chinese II).

    China Maymester may be substituted for one of the above.


2. One of the following:

    Chinese 306: Introduction to East Asian Cultures

    Chinese 314: Introduction to Chinese Culture


3. Two of the following:

Chinese 305: Modern Chinese Literature in Translation

Chinese 307: Orientalism and Global China on Screen

Chinese 315: Gender in Chinese Literature

Chinese 316: Asian Urbanization/Cinema

Chinese 320: Contemporary Chinese Cinema

(Chinese 305-320 can be taken in conjunction with one credit of 311.)

Chinese 409: Special Topics


4. Three of the following:

(The three courses must be taken from more than one discipline)

History 282: Traditional China

History 283: Modern China

History 481: Cold War in East Asia

Religious Studies 258/Philosophy 250: Asian Philosophies

INTS 261: Government and Politics of China

INTS 262: China’s Foreign Policy

INTS 263: Comparative Political Economy of East Asia

INTS 264: China-Taiwan-US Relations


5. Chinese 485: Senior Seminar