Bachelor of Arts in Chinese: Concentration in Chinese Language Roadmap – Quantitative Reasoning Category I/II and Stretch English

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 42

This roadmap is a suggested plan of study and does not replace meeting with an advisor. Please note that students may need to adjust the actual sequence of courses based on course availability. Please consult an advisor in your major program for further guidance.

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
CHIN 101 First Semester Chinese (Major Foundation, C2, GP, SJ) 1 4
ENG 104 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch I 2 3
GE Area A 3 3
GE Area B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) 4 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units16
Second Semester
CHIN 102 Second Semester Chinese (Major Foundation, C2, GP, SJ) 1 4
ENG 105 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch II (A2) 1 3
Civilization & Culture - Select One 6 3
GE Area A 3
GE Area D 3
 Units16
Third Semester
CHIN 103 Third Semester Chinese (Major Foundation, C2, GP, SJ) 1 4
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 7 3-4
GE Area D 3
GE Area E 3
 Units13-14
Fourth Semester
CHIN 303 Intermediate Chinese (Major Foundation) 3
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 7 3-4
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units15-16
Fifth Semester
CHIN 311 Conversation and Reading (Major Core, GP) 3
MLL 325 Linguistics for Foreign Languages (Major Core) 3
GE Area UD-B: Upper-Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Two 5 6
or Chinese Elective 8
 
 Units15
Sixth Semester
CHIN 312 Speech and Writing (Major Core, GP) 3
Literature in Translation - Select One 9 3
GWAR Course (3 units) 10 0-3
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective - Take One or Two, depending on if GWAR taken 5 3-6
or Chinese Elective(s) 8
 
 Units15-18
Seventh Semester
CHIN 401 Advanced Chinese (Major Core, GP) 3
Media Literacy - Select One: 3
Building Chinese Media Literacy  
Media Chinese (GP)  
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Two 5 6
or Chinese Electives 8
 
 Units15
Eighth Semester
Select One (Major Core): 3
Introduction to Classical Chinese (GP)  
Readings in Literary Chinese  
Content Course - Select One 11 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Three 5 9
or Chinese Electives 8
 
 Units15
 Total Units120-125