2024 Edition

I. Teaching Type: Undergraduate

II. Affiliated Department: College of Sinology and Chinese Studies

III. Times of Year: 4 years

IV. Teaching Object:

The teaching targets of this major are international students or overseas Chinese who have graduated from overseas high school (inclusive) or above and whose mother tongue is not Chinese.

V. Training Objectives

This major cultivates talents who meet the needs of the modern international society and have good comprehensive quality in translation major. After the completion of the study, the learner will have a solid foundation of Chinese language and proficient in listening, speaking, reading, writing and translating, and master the basic theoretical knowledge, methods and skills of translation.

VI. Training Direction

English-Chinese translation/Korean-Chinese translation

VII. Main Practice and Time Arrangement:

Language practice (In-Beijing, Short-distance Language Practice+professional language practice), Social Survey, Graduation Thesis, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Training, etc. Including 2 credits for professional language practice and 8 credits for Dissertation (Graduation Design).

VIII. Graduation Requirements:

The students who have passed the examination/assessments of the course studied and obtained credits stipulated in the teaching plan are permitted to graduate and are awarded the graduation certificate.

IX. Award of Certificate and Degree:

Bachelor of Arts degree will be awarded to those who pass the Dissertation (Graduation Design) defense with 8 credits.

X. Credits and Weekly Course Hours

Semester I

Semester II

Academic Year Credits

Freshman Year




Sophomore Year




Junior Year




Senior Year




Total Credits of the Course


XI. Main Courses

Compulsory Course

Freshman Year: Primary Comprehensive Chinese, Primary Chinese Listening, Primary Chinese Speaking, Primary Chinese Reading, Primary Chinese Writing

Sophomore Year: Intermediate Comprehensive Chinese, Intermediate Chinese Listening, Intermediate Chinese Speaking, Intermediate Chinese Reading, English-Chinese/Korean-Chinese Translation Foundation

Junior Year: Advanced Comprehensive Chinese, English-Chinese/Korean-Chinese Translation Skills, English-Chinese/Korean-Chinese Interpretation Skills, English-Chinese/Korean-Chinese Language Contrast

Senior Year: Advanced Comprehensive Chinese, English-Chinese/Korean-Chinese Translation Practice, English-Chinese/Korean-Chinese Interpretation Practice, Chinese-English/Chinese-Korean Translation Practice, Paper Writing Guidance

Elective Course

English Comprehensive, English listening and speaking, HSK Tutoring, Human Geography of China, Foundation of Chinese Culture, China's National Conditions, Discussion on Cultural Topics, Chinese Writing, Business and Trade Chinese, Fundamentals of News Language, Chinese Folk Custom, Chinese History, etc.