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Chinese Commerce, Minor

Requirements

The Chinese Commerce minor focuses on important aspects of Chinese commerce, language and culture. This program is designed to combine an understanding of the social, political, historical, and economic factors that make China one of the leading international powers today. As such, the minor offers proficiency in the Chinese language, augmented with cultural knowledge of the country and an introduction to international business practices. As an interdisciplinary minor, the program draws on faculty expertise from various disciplines and includes varied perspectives.

Total Program Credits: 22

Matriculation Requirements:  
  1. Students need to be admitted into a bachelor degree program. 
Discipline Core Requirements: 13 Credits
13 credit core requirement 13
  CHIN 2010 Intermediate Chinese I (4.0)  
  MGMT 4620 Developing Business in China (3.0)  
  POLS 362G Modern Chinese Political Economy (3.0)  
  POLS 4610 International Law (3.0)  
Elective Requirements: 9 Credits
In addition to 13 credit core requirement, students need to take 9 credit electives 9
  CHIN 202G Intermediate Chinese II (4.0)  
  CHIN 3050 Advanced Chinese (3.0)  
  CHIN 3200 Business Chinese I (3.0)  
  CHIN 351G Chinese Culture and Civilization (3.0)  
  CHST 362G Traditional Chinese History (3.0)  
  CHST 363G Modern Chinese History (3.0)  
  MGMT 332G Cross-Cultural Communications for International Business (3.0)  
  POLS 352G Chinese Politics (3.0)  
  POLS 3600 International Relations of East Asia (3.0)  
  CHIN 4200 Business Chinese II (3.0)  
  Or other approved electives  

Graduation Requirements

  1. Completion of 22 credits.
  2. Completion of Baccalaureate Degree. 

 

 

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track.

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and Italicized.

Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours
CHIN 2010 Intermediate Chinese I 4
  Semester total: 4
Notes: Prerequisites of CHIN 1010 and CHIN 1020 are required for CHIN 2010
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
POLS 362G  International Law 3
Chinese Studies Elective  (see advisor/coordinator for list) 3
  Semester total: 6
Notes: Elective credit may be earned with courses from affiliated departments, including business management, history, political science, Chinese language, Chinese studies, etc. Students should consult the advisor and/or individual program coordinator to identify appropriate course options and ensure that any pre- or co-requisites are met.
Semester 3 Course Title Credit Hours
POLS 4610 Developing Business in China 3
Chinese Studies Elective  (see advisor/coordinator for list) 3
  Semester total: 6
Notes: Prerequisite of POLS 2100 and University Advanced standing are required for POLS 4610; Elective credit may be earned with courses from affiliated departments, including business management, history, political science, Chinese language, Chinese studies, etc. Students should consult the IDST advisor and/or individual program coordinator to identify appropriate course options and ensure that any pre- or co-requisites are met.
Semester 4 Course Title Credit Hours
MGMT 4620 Developing Business in China 3
Chinese Studies Elective  (see advisor/coordinator for list) 3
  Semester total: 6
Notes: Prerequities of ENGL 2010, Junior class standing, and University Advanced standing are required for MGMT 4620; Elective credit may be earned with courses from affiliated departments, including business management, history, political science, Chinese language, Chinese studies, etc. Students should consult the advisor and/or individual program coordinator to identify appropriate course options and ensure that any pre- or co-requisites are met.
  Degree total: 22

Department

History and Political Science

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