|Guaranteed ATAR||70 This is the ATAR level at which an offer of admission is guaranteed, subject to any other non-ATAR criteria being met.|
|Study method||Full-time or part-time|
|Intake||February or July|
|Duration||3 years full-time or equivalent part-time|
China is the world’s second largest economy* and is the most important trade partner for Australia. It has a unique position in the global geo-political order.
Chinese language and culture will help you find the perfect fit for your interests, whether it is for a major or an elective.
Our Chinese language course is designed to teach both language and cultural/communicative studies. With much of the world’s social and economic growth occurring in Asia, undertaking a degree in this area will provide you with the required skills and knowledge for employment opportunities in Australia and Asia.
This major is designed to provide you with a high level of literacy in the Chinese language (listening, speaking, reading and writing) as well as an understanding of Chinese culture and society.
No previous study of the language is required. If you have previously studied Chinese, you will take more advanced classes. There are also units specifically designed for native speakers of Chinese.
China is rapidly changing and full of opportunities. Chinese major will ensure you are prepared for your future career.
Chinese is offered as part of the Bachelor of Arts. You can enhance your studies with a secondary major or choose from a range of elective units to support your career goals.
You can also study this major as part of a Science and Arts double degree.
You can also study this major as part of an Arts and Commerce double degree.
* World Bank DataBank 2016 ranking by GDP
You can study this as part of a double major:
*Please note not all majors are offered online
High achieving students may complete an additional honours year enabling them to undertake their own significant research project.