Chinese Major

Core Curriculum Requirements

60 Hours

All baccalaureate programs at North Georgia require the satisfactory completion of at least 60 semester credit hours comprising the six areas of the core curriculum. A complete description of Areas A-E of the core curriculum can be found in that section of the Bulletin. Individual degree programs may specify exceptions and/or particular courses that must be taken within each Area A-E of the core curriculum. Those exceptions and/or course requirements and Area F of the core curriculum are shown below.

Area A

no exceptions

Area B

no exceptions

Area C

no exceptions (World Literature recommended)

Area D

no exceptions

Area E

no exceptions

Area F. Related Courses

18 hours

CHIN 2001, CHIN 2002

6 hours

CHIN 2003, CHIN 2004

6 hours

MLAN 2010

3 hours

ENGL 2050

3 hours

Note:  1000-1002, 2001-2002, and 1001-2002 sequences are available for some languages in intensive, multi-course formats. Students should consult course schedules for details. Lower-division courses in languages other than Spanish should be completed no later than the junior year to avoid possible scheduling conflicts, as they are often single-section courses.

Chinese Courses

30 hours

Language: CHIN 3001, 3002, 3250, 3260, 4100, 4200

18 hours

Culture: CHIN 4350, 4400, 4450, 3650 or 4300

12 hours

See Study Abroad section for study abroad options.

Other Requirements

33 hours

12 hours minimum at 3000 - 4000 level


HIST 3629, 3630 or POLS 3203

3 hours

Second Language 1001

3 hours

Second Language 1002

4 hours

Minor Courses (9 hours minimum at 3000 level or above)

15-18 hours

Open Electives

2-5 hours

(Up to two hours of credit in Physical Education activity courses may be used as an open elective.)

Each student is required to participate in an assessment process that will assist the department in program evaluation.

US & GA History and Constitution Requirement

Learning Goals (US, CT, Global)

Military requirements (for students participating in the Corps)