Develop advanced fluency in Chinese language and literature, and study the cultural traditions of China from early times to the present day.  

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Majors supplement their studies with a semester abroad in Beijing or Hangzhou and are encouraged to live in our language residence hall. 

  • In class with Professor Sharon Hou
    In class with Professor Sharon Hou
  • In class with Professor Sharon Hou
    In class with Professor Sharon Hou
  • In class with Professor Sharon Hou
    In class with Professor Sharon Hou

What You'll Study

  • Advanced courses in reading, writing and translation
  • Courses in modern Chinese literature and culture
  • Courses in classical Chinese poetry or fiction
  • Courses in Chinese film or gender and sexuality
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All majors are encouraged to live in the Oldenborg Center’s Chinese hall for at least one year.

Learning at Pomona

  • Belinda Li '17
    "Bao in Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio" by Belinda Li ’17