The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures provides language instruction in Chinese, Japanese, and Korean, and also offers innovative courses in English on culture, business, literature, history, philosophy, religion, film, gender studies, political science, and anthropology.
FALL 2018 Chinese Placement Exams
Placement exam for freshmen
(9:00 am-12:00 pm, Friday, Aug. 17)
Written Room---DeBartolo Hall 138
Oral Rooms---DeBartolo Hall 136 & 140
Placement exam for returning students
(10:00 am -12:30 pm, Monday, Aug. 20)
Written Room---DeBartolo Hall 320.
Oral Rooms---DeBartolo Hall 305 & 306.
Register Here: goo.gl/xLWn1Y
Video: Dr. Hockx- Censorship, China, and Literary Communities
Video: Dr. Zhu Discusses His Research
Video: The professional benefits of learning a language
Video: Meet Japanese Major Matthew Donley
“People have this idea that Japanese is really hard, that it is difficult to speak, because it’s an entirely different grammatical structure,” says Matthew Donley, a senior Japanese and psychology major in Notre Dame’s College of Arts and Letters. “But it’s not as hard as you think.” See video