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East Asian Studies Minor – Chinese Culture

Check Sheet

Six courses are required for the minor.

Core Course

  • AS 111 Chinese Culture & Society
    Must be taken at Gettysburg College

Three Elective Courses

  • One course from Arts & Humanities specializing in China.
  • One course from History & Sociology specializing in China.
  • One additional course specializing in China.

Comparative Course

  • One Course that offers a comparative perspective with East Asia of focuses on Japan

Language Course

  • CHN 201 Intermediate Chinese


  • Categories and potential courses for the electives appear on the Chinese Track Requirements webpage. Link to webpage: gettysburg.edu/academic-programs/east-asian-studies/programs/chinese-track-requirements
  • CHN 101 & 102: Beginning Chinese are pre-requisites for CHN 201 bit do not count towards the minor, However, student who have previously studied Chinese may enter the 200-level as determined by the language placement exam. Chinese language proficiency at the 202 level is required and determined by the department.