Chinese Studies, Minor
Minoring in the Chinese program will give students foundational knowledge needed to pursue a career involving this important Pacific Rim nation. Students will be equipped with linguistic and cultural skills and be prepared in a variety of endeavors, such as international business, law, government service, journalism, teaching, and other careers involved with public affairs.
|CHINESE 2C||Intermediate Mandarin Chinese|
|or CHINESE 2MC||Intermediate Mandarin Chinese - Mandarin Background Track|
|EAS 55||Introduction to East Asian Cultures|
|C. One upper-division course in Chinese history|
|D. One upper-division course on China, offered by the School of Social Sciences 1|
|E. One upper-division course on China, offered by the School of Humanities 1|
|F. Select three courses from the East Asian Studies offerings on Chinese topics, one of which may be lower-division.|
A list of approved courses can be viewed on the East Asian Studies website.
Residence Requirement for the Minor: A minimum of four upper-division courses required for the minor must be completed successfully at UCI. By petition, two of the four may be taken through the UC Education Abroad Program, providing course content is approved in advance by the appropriate department chair.