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  The College of Humanities produces competent future leaders for the globalization era who develop a deep understanding of other countries by learning their languages and literature. Each department in the college is subdivided into different major courses. The Literature Studies major focuses on the history of literature, literary theory, literary genres and creative writing while the Language Studies major focuses on conversation, writing and reading comprehension. The Language Studies major also places particular emphasis on the perfection of practical conversation skills and offers native language classes and small study groups.
 
 
Department of Oriental Language and Literature  
 
Introduction to the Major
The Department of Oriental Language and Literature produces experts who can grasp the grand currents of time with objective viewpoints, and pursue universal values with a global-mind set, while responding to the 21st century, the era of Asia, through a broad-ranging education in the languages and literature of China and Japan.
The department is subdivided into two majors: a Chinese language and literature major course and a Japanese language and literature major course.
Students who sign up for the Chinese language and literature major will develop a deeper understanding of China by learning their literature and culture, while sharpening Chinese language skills so that they will have the ability to participate in the globalization trend and contribute to exchange activities with China. In addition, students will be encouraged to study more diversified Chinese literature that will help them with their personal growth and development of a virtuous character.

Students who sign up for the Japanese language and literature major will be guided to build expertise on Japan by learning Japanese language, literature, and culture so that they have an accurate understanding of our neighboring country. A diverse curriculum and classes are offered to help students grow into experts who will contribute to peace for humanity and the mutual prosperity of East Asia by being competent leaders who can make their marks in all areas beyond language and literature.
Job Placement

Chinese Language and Literature Major
Postgraduate studies / private corporations / Chinese companies / teacher / publishing companies / trading companies / airlines / press / interpreter & translator/ private academy instructors (Chinese language instructor)
Japanese Language and Literature Major
Postgraduate studies / private corporations / public institutions / Japanese companies / Japanese government organizations (Japanese embassy, public information officer, Japan External Trade Organization, and others
Courses

Chinese Language and Literature Major
Elementary Chinese 1 / Elementary Chinese 2 / History of Classical Chinese Literature / History of Medieval & Modern Chinese Literature / Elementary Chinese Conversation 1,2 / Comprehension of Chinese Poetry / Advanced Chinese 1,2 / Comprehension of Chinese Classical Prose 1,2 / Business Chinese / Advanced Chinese Conversation / Intermediate Chinese 1,2 / Audio-Visual for Chinese-listening / Chinese Classical Novel / Intermediate Chinese Conversation 1,2 / Contemporary society and study of Tang Dynasty Poetry / Chinese Society & Culture / Elementary Chinese Listening 1,2 / Contemporary society and all classes of philosophers / The Authors and Their Works of Contemporary Chinese Literature / Introduction to Chinese Language / Understanding Oriental Literature / Understanding of Chinese Character / Postgraduate studies / private corporations / Chinese companies / teacher / publishing companies / trading companies / airlines / press / interpreter & translator / private academy instructors Chinese language instructor
Japanese Language and Literature Major
. Understanding of Chinese Character / Elementary Japanese1,2 / Basic Japanese Conversation 1,2 / Japanese Reading 1,2 / Japanese Conversation 1,2,3,4 / Understanding Oriental Literature / Japanese Composition 1,2 / Understanding Japan / Japanese Culture / Japanese Grammar / Japanese Contemporary Popular Culture / Introduction to Japanese Literature / Introduction to Japanese Language / Japanese History / Current Japanese / Japanese Cultural Contents / Japanese Modern & Contemporary Literature / Japanese culture in East Asia / Media Japanese / Japanese Language and Society / Way of thinking of Japanese / Business Japanese Conversation / Postgraduate studies / private corporations / public institutions / Japanese companies / Japanese government organizations (Japanese embassy, public information officer, Japan External Trade Organization, and others