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Chinese Minor


A minimum of 20 semester credits (five courses) beyond 202, distributed as follows:

*Chin 230 - Introduction to Chinese Literature in Translation or
 Chin 290 - Topics in Chinese Literature in Translation

*A minimum of four courses from the following list: 
Chinese 251, 252 - Chinese Conversation (if two courses are taken)
Chinese 310 - Readings and Composition in Chinese
Chinese 320 - Advanced Readings in Chinese
Chinese 410 - Advanced Readings in Chinese: Society and Culture
Overseas offerings: 308, 309, 315, 316, 408, 415, 416
At least one 4-semester-credit language course must be taken on campus.

Participation in an overseas program in China is highly recommended.  No more than two courses applied toward the minor may be used to complete requirements for another major or minor.


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    Chinese is located in Miller Center on the Undergraduate Campus.

    voice 503-768-7420 fax 503-768-7434

    Section Head Keith Dede


    • Chinese Lewis & Clark 615 S. Palatine Hill Road
      MSC 30 Portland OR 97219