Chinese Major

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B.A. in Chinese - Curriculum Map 2017-2018 Catalog

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CN 111 Beginning Chinese I (If CN 205 or higher is taken, a 3 credit elective is also required)c6CN 112 Beginning Chinese II (If CN 205 or higher is taken, a 3 credit elective is also required)c6
EN 101 Composition and Literature I3EN 102 Composition and Literature II3
General Education Math3General Education Math3
Free Elective3General Education Social Science3
Semester Total Credits15Semester Total Credits15
CN 205 Intermediate Chinese Ic3CN 206 Intermediate Chinese IIc3
General Education Ethics3HI 211 Early East Asian Civilizations or 212 (General Education History OR)3
BA Intercultural Elective3
HI 315 Modern China
General Education Lab Science4General Education Lab Science4
Free Elective3BA Intercultural Elective3
 Free Elective3
Semester Total Credits16Semester Total Credits16
CN 301 Advanced Chinese Ic3CN 302 Advanced Chinese IIc3
CN 300 level electiveC3CN 300 level electivec3
HI 212 Modern East Asian Civilizations or 211 (OR HI 315)3Free Elective3
General Education Literature3Free Elective3
Free Elective3Free Elective3
Semester Total Credits15Semester Total Credits15
Study Abroad CN 300 Level Electives1 c15CN 300 levelc3
 CN 415 Senior Seminarc3
 Free Elective 3
 Free Elective 3
 Free Elective3
Semester Total Credits15Semester Total Credits15
Total Credits For This Major: 122

Students are required to participate in a study abroad program, normally during the fall semester of the junior or senior year, in China or Taiwan.  


Summer study in China , Taiwan, or Middlebury College (6 – 9 credits, depending on placement) is also highly recommended. See the Chinese program director.


Grade of C or higher required