Beginning Chinese I (101) – 3 credit hours
Intensive functional approach to the four language skills in a cultural context. Classroom, multi-media, computer-assisted instruction. Usually taken in the fall.

Beginning Chinese II (102) – 3 credit hours
Prerequisite: Chinese 101 or equivalent. Amplification of language skills in a cultural context. (Spring)

Speaking in Chinese: Beginner Supplemental Practice (110) – 1 credit hour
Prerequisite: concurrent enrollment in CN 101 or CN 102, or permission of instructor. Optional course recommended for those considering study abroad in China or who wish additional oral and listening practice; not applicable toward Division I language requirement. CN 110A (Fall), CN 110B (Spring)

Beginning Independent Study (198) – 1-3 credit hours
Prerequisite: permission of instructor. Supervised independent study of Chinese at the beginning level. May be repeated with a different topic.

Special Topics (199) – 1-3 credit hours
Occasional course on a selected topic announced in advance. May be repeated with a different topic.

Intermediate Chinese I, II (201-202) – 3 credit hours each
Prerequisite: Chinese 102 or equivalent. Chinese 201 or equivalent prerequisite for Chinese 202. Further development of the four language skills for communication in a cultural context; expanding of vocabulary, idiomatic usage, and grammar. 201 is usually taken in the fall, with 202 following in the spring.

Speaking in Chinese: Intermediate supplemental Practice (210) – 1 credit hour
Prerequisite: concurrent enrollment in CN 201 or CN 201, or permission of instructor. Optional course recommended for those considering study abroad in China or who wish additional oral and listening practice; not applicable toward Division I language requirement. CN 210A (Fall), CN 210B (Spring)

Intermediate Supervised Study (298) – 1-3 credit hours
Prerequisite: permission of instructor. Supervised independent study of Chinese at the intermediate level. May be repeated with a different topic.

Special Topics (299) – 1-3 credit hours
Occasional course on a selected topic announced in advance. May be repeated with a different topic.

Advanced Chinese I, II (301-302) – 3 credit hours each.
Prerequisite: Chinese 202 or equivalent. Chinese 301 or equivalent prerequisite for Chinese 302. Advanced study of the four language skills for communication in a cultural context; expanding of vocabulary, idiomatic usage, and grammar. 301 is usually taken in the fall and 302 in spring

Speaking in Chinese: Advanced Supplemental Practice (310) – 1 credit hour
Prerequisite: concurrent enrollment in CN 301 or CN 302, or permission of instructor. Optional course recommended for those considering study abroad in China or who wish additional oral and listening practice; not applicable toward Division I language requirement. CN 310 (Fall), CN 310B (Spring)

Independent Study (398) – 1-3 credit hours
Prerequisite: permission of instructor. Supervised independent study. May be repeated with a different topic.

Special Topics (399) – 1-3 credit hours each
Occasional course on a selected topic announced in advance. May be repeated with a different topic.

Advanced Independent Study (498) – 1-3 credit hours
Prerequisites: Chinese 302 or 398 or equivalent, and permission of instructor. May be repeated with a different topic.

Special Topics (499) – 1-3 credit hours
Prerequisites: Chinese 302 or 398 or equivalent; Chinese 498 or equivalent. May be repeated with a different topic.