Chinese Studies

Chinese Studies (B.A.)

You want to learn Chinese and gain a reflected understanding of China and Taiwan? Then Chinese Studies (BA) is the right program for you!

The Chinese Studies institute in Erlangen offers an informed view of China and Taiwan. An important part of the program are intensive Chinese language classes. The institute is defined by a wide range of research fields and class topics in cooperation with other disciplines at FAU as well as national and international partners. This enables a differentiated and reflected understanding of Chinese-speaking countries in the past and today.

What is the degree program about?

Chinese Studies (BA) is a two-subject degree aimed at students who want to learn Chinese and acquire fundamental knowledge of past and contemporary China and Taiwan. Great importance is placed on interdisciplinary work. The program teaches Chinese language skills with academic standards. A half-year or one-year stay abroad in a Chinese-speaking country is recommended for students to further enhance their language skills.

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