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Studying at Nanzan University

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Korean palace

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Students at Korean Alphabet Day

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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 116 
Oral Rooms---DeBartolo Hall 117 & 118 

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.

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Upcoming Events:

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FALL 2018 Korean Placement Exams

Placement exam for freshmen:
(10:00 am-1:00 pm, Friday, Aug. 17)
Written Room--- DeBartolo Hall 108
Oral Rooms--- DeBartolo Hall 113

Placement exam for returning students:
(Monday, Aug. 20)​​
Written Room (10:00 am- 12:00pm)---DeBartolo Hall 206
Oral Rooms (11:00 am-1:00pm) ---DeBartolo Hall 205

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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

FALL 2018 Japanese Placement Exams

Placement exam for freshmen:
(9:00 am-1:00 pm, Friday, Aug. 17)
Written Room--- DeBartolo Hall 119
Oral Rooms--- DeBartolo Hall 120

Placement exam for returning students:
(Monday, Aug. 20)​​
Written Room (10:00 am- 12:00pm)---O'Shaughnessy Hall 106
Oral Rooms (11:00 am-1:00pm) ---O'Shaughnessy Hall 107

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