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Requirements

Chinese Major

10 courses on Chinese language, literature, culture, and civilization as follows: 

  • 4-6 courses in Chinese language at the 200 level or above, including at least 2 courses at the 400 level. Majors who study abroad in their junior year must complete two Chinese courses at the 400 level in their senior year at Holy Cross.
    • Majors who study abroad during the fall semester of their senior year must complete one Chinese language course at the 400 level at Holy Cross in their senior year.
  • 4-6 additional courses on China taught in English or Chinese, including:
    • 1 course on Chinese culture, either Chin 103:  Introduction to Chinese Culture or Chin 255: Chinese Culture through the Camera’s Eye
    • 1 course on Chinese literature

Chinese Minor

6 courses on Chinese language, literature, culture, or civilization as follows:

  • Completion of 2-4 courses in Chinese language through Chinese 302 (Third Year Chinese 2)
  • 2-4 additional courses taught in English or Chinese, including:
    • 1 course on Chinese culture, cinema, or literature
    • At least 1 additional approved courses on China focusing on art, cinema, economics, history, linguistics, literature, politics, society, or religions