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Chinese, Minor

Through Saint Louis University's minor in Chinese, you will learn practical Chinese language knowledge and gain cross-cultural awareness, equipping you with attractive skills for the job market. Take part in invaluable immersive experiences and opportunities that extend beyond textbooks, like cultural events, speech competitions and other extracurricular activities.

A Chinese minor requires 18 credits, out of which six credits must be 3010 and 3020. Students may take any other language, literature, or culture courses in the Chinese Program as electives.

CHIN 3010Proficiency in Chinese I: Language and Culture3
CHIN 3020Proficiency in Chinese II: Language and Culture3
Choose 12 credits of Electives from below:12
CHIN 1010
Elementary Chinese I: Language and Culture
CHIN 1020
Elementary Chinese II: Language and Culture
CHIN 2010
Intermediate Chinese I: Language and Culture
CHIN 2020
Intermediate Chinese II: Language and Culture
CHIN 3000
Oral and Visual Communication in Chinese
CHIN 3100
Modern Chinese Fiction and Film
CHIN 3150
Global Sinophone Fiction and Film
Total Credits18

Continuation Standards

All Chinese minor courses must be completed with a grade of C or higher in order to count for the major/minor and for the student to continue in the minor.