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Chinese Studies

General Information

The minor in Chinese Studies provides an understanding of the religious, economic, political, historical, and artistic dimensions of Chinese communities historically and in modern period. The minor requires both a basic knowledge of Chinese and study abroad in one of the SU centers in Beijing or Hong Kong.

Requirements

The minor requires 19 credits. Attendance at either the SU Abroad Hong Kong or Beijing is highly recommended but may be waived at the discretion of the Director of Chinese Studies with substitute courses; 12 credits must be at the 300 level or above.

View the Course Catalog for the minor.

Classes

Contact the program director to obtain a list of class offerings.

The minor in Chinese Studies provides an understanding of the religious, economic, political, historical, and artistic dimensions of Chinese communities historically and in modern period.. The minor requires both a basic knowledge of Chinese and study abroad in one of the SU centers in Beijing or Hong Kong.

Program Director

Gareth Fisher

Gareth Fisher 
Associate Professor
Religion

Program Faculty

Dimitar Gueorguiev

Dimitar Gueorguiev 
Assistant Professor, Political Science

George Kallander

George Kallander 
Associate Professor, History

Norman Kutcher

Norman Kutcher 
Associate Professor and Chair, History

Edwin Van Bibber-Orr

Edwin Van Bibber-Orr 
Assistant Professor, Chinese; Chinese Program Coordinator

Yingyi Ma

Yingyi Ma 
Associate Professor, Sociology