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Modern Languages - Chinese

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Welcome to Cerritos College Chinese Program

Chinese is the most spoken language in the world -- about 1.2 billion people (around 16% of the world's population) speak Chinese. As China continues to increase its economic might and influence and US-China commercial relations are increasingly closer, Chinese language is proliferating.

Chinese program in Cerritos College offers an Associate of Arts (AA) degree in Chinese. Its core courses include elementary Chinese CHIN 101 and 102 and intermediate Chinese CHIN 201 and 202 , plus Chinese  culture course  CHIN 260 (offered online in English). These courses aim to develop students’ Chinese skills in handling daily life situations and their knowledge and understanding of general aspects of Chinese culture and society.  

The characteristics of Chinese Program are: Student-centered, Task-based, Tech-assisted, Immersion and Fun.

Cerritos College Chinese Program Newsletter

Cerritos College Chinese Program Website

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For more info about Cerritos College Chinese Program, please contact

Yiran Zhou

Chinese Full-time Instructor

Chinese Club Adviser

 (562) 860-2451 ext. 2538

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