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Chinese Language and Literature, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #201 (ARWU) Athens, GA, United States
Want to learn a language spoken by more people than speak English and Spanish combined? Want to communicate with people in one of the world’s largest economies? At the University of Georgia, the Chinese Program in the Department of Comparative Literature offers both a major and a minor in Chinese Language and Literature.

Overview

Study of Chinese gives you access to a culture and history shared by nearly a fifth of the world’s population and to one of the longest continuous literary traditions. Study-abroad in Asia is encouraged. Courses include introductory and intermediate language, literary Chinese, and courses in Chinese and Asian literature and culture.

The program in Chinese Language and Literature at the University of Georgia pays equal attention to the four language skills of speaking, listening, reading, and writing. Graduates will be able to read diverse Chinese texts as well as discuss complex social and literary issues both in spoken and written Chinese.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Elementary Chinese
  • Elementary Vietnamese
  • Elementary Japanese
  • Intensive Elementary Mandarin Chinese
  • Chinese Culture through Language
  • Elementary Korean

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Application Fee
  • Transcript from your graduating high school
  • SAT/ACT scores
  • Secondary School Report/Counselor Recommendation
  • Teacher/Other Letter of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28830 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14415 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    28830 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14415 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    9790 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4895 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Athens

  • 720 - 1170 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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