Chinese Language and Culture

3 credits


College of Arts and Science

Presents information about the development of Chinese language over time, the variety of dialects spoken in China, and around the world. Explores relationship between Chinese language and culture. Considers different genres of Chinese literature. Visits to sites significant to development of Chinese language and literature. Introduction to calligraphy and basic daily Chinese. Prerequisites: Must be enrolled in MU China Study Abroad; sophomore standing required.