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The Chinese minor is interdisciplinary and leads to proficiency in conversation and aural comprehension, while providing an introduction to systems for written Chinese. Students are introduced to Chinese civilization, history and culture through a variety of electives, some taught in English and some in Chinese .

Type Legend: DD Diversity–Domestic; DG Diversity–Global; ELR Experiential Learning; KAD Kent Core Additional; KBS Kent Core Basic Sciences; KCM Kent Core Composition; KFA Kent Core Fine Arts: KHU Kent Core Humanities; KMC Kent Core Mathematics and Critical Reasoning; KSS Kent Core Social Sciences; WIC Writing Intensive

Please read the sections in the University Catalog on Kent Core, diversity, writing-intensive and the experiential learning requirements.

I. CHINESE MINOR PREREQUISITES*
Type Course Title Credits
  CHIN 15101 Elementary Chinese I  
    15102 Elementary Chinese II  
    25201 Intermediate Chinese I  
    25202 Intermediate Chinese II  
II. CHINESE MINOR REQUIREMENTS (26 credits)
Type Course Title Credits
  CHIN 35201 Advanced Intermediate Chinese I  5
    35202 Advanced Intermediate Chinese II 5
    45201 Advanced Chinese I 5
    45202 Advanced Chinese II 5
  Choose from the following: 6
  ARTH 42022 The Arts of China (3)  
  CHIN 30095 Special Topics in Chinese (3)  
    45301 Chinese Culture (3)    
    45302 Business Chinese (3)  
  HIST 31112 Chinese Civilization (3)  
    41112 History of Modern China (3)  
  MINIMUM TOTAL 26


*Prerequisites can be waived by demonstrated proficiency.

The department reserves the right to substitute appropriate courses.

Minimum cumulative 2.000 GPA required for graduation.

Students must complete at least two upper-division courses in the minor at Kent State on a graded basis (A-F). For information on the major Residence Requirements please visit the University Residence Requirements policy.