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Department of the Languages and Cultures of China and Inner Asia

China & Inner Asia Open Option Courses

Below is a listing of all elective courses ("open options") available in the China and Inner Asia department. Unless otherwise noted, these courses are also open to MA students whose programmes allow them to take a language course as a minor option.

Modern Chinese (Mandarin; putonghua)

The department offers open option courses in modern Chinese language at four different levels. Access to a particular level is subject to a placement test. 

Classical and Literary Chinese (guwen, wenyan)
Modern Tibetan

The department offers Modern Tibetan at two levels. Access to a particular level is subject to a placement test.

Classical Tibetan

The department offers Classical Tibetan at two levels. Access to a particular level is subject to a placement test.

Hokkien (Taiwanese, minnanyu)
Cantonese (BA students only)
Chinese History and Culture (BA students only)
Cultural History of Tibet
  • Cultural History of Tibet