Chinese is the most-spoken language in the world. At St Andrews, Chinese studies focus on the linguistic and cultural entity that is China and the Chinese-speaking world today.
Go beyond language acquisition and be exposed to the breadth and depth of Chinese cultural practices. Chinese studies encompass mainstream, popular and dissident cultures, in all their national, regional, ethnic and diasporic diversity.
The School of Modern Languages has research and teaching expertise in eight different languages. The Department of Chinese Studies within the School offers teaching and postgraduate supervision of the linguistic and cultural entity that is China and the Chinese-speaking world today.
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