B.A. in LLC with a concentration in Global Languages and Communities
This major combines the study of languages with meaningful community-engaged service activities. As you develop intercultural competencies needed to succeed in an increasingly interconnected world, you will have the chance to contribute to local and global communities.
IGS Major with Concentration in Asian Studies
This concentration is ideal for students with a keen interest in studying Asia (broadly defined as including mainland and maritime East Asia, Southeast Asia, and South Asia) in multiple historical contexts and from a variety of complementary perspectives: political, sociological, economic, geographical, religious, linguistic, etc.
Minor in Chinese
Students pursuing a major in the International and Global Studies Program with a concentration in Asian Studies must complete 6 credits of the language or approved equivalents.
Sample Course Offerings
CHI 101: Elementary Chinese I
Introduction to the Chinese language and the cultures of the Chinese-speaking world. Emphasis on active listening, speaking, writing, and reading, and applied vocabulary.
CHI 210: Masterworks of Chinese Literature in Translation
Readings and discussion of the best works of Chinese literature in English translation from the traditional to the modern periods.
CHI 305: Topics in Chinese Culture
Third-year Chinese course exploring topical issues of China through art, literature, film, and popular media.
2021 Virtual Chinese Spring Festival Celebrations
The 2021 Virtual Chinese Spring Festival celebrations organized by Dr. Meiqing Sun on behalf of the Chinese Studies…