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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [Not Current Academic Year. Consult with Your Academic Advisor for Your Catalog Year]

Chinese Studies, B.A.

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College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences  >Department of Modern and Classical Languages  >Chinese Studies, B.A.

In addition to completing the degree requirements for the Bachelor of Arts, students majoring in Chinese Studies must complete a minimum of 30 semester hours in areas listed as follows:

Nine semester hours at the advanced level selected from


Students who have not taken their first three semesters of Chinese at the University of Houston (including those with two or more years of high school Chinese) must take a placement examination and see a department advisor before enrolling in Chinese courses. Credit may be awarded by examination for courses at the 2000 and 3000-level.

Chinese studies majors must earn at least a 2.00 grade point average in all Chinese courses counting toward the major and attempted at the University of Houston. A minimum of 12 semester hours of advanced Chinese courses must be taken in residence. Some of the above requirements may be satisfied by courses from the department’s program in Beijing. Students majoring in Chinese Studies are encouraged to seek advice concerning their degree objectives from the department’s undergraduate advisor.

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