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Promoting a Comprehensive Understanding of the Chinese Culture and Language while Fostering Students’ International Sensibilities

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Improve reading comprehension of Chinese classical literature

Students will improve their ability to read Chinese text by reading classical Chinese manuscripts in the fields of Chinese literature, philosophy, and history.

Understand Chinese culture

Students will gain an increased understanding of the traditional culture of China, which shapes the spiritual landscape of the Chinese people, by studying Chinese literature, philosophy and ideas, history, and calligraphic art.

Become fluent in Chinese

Students will improve their practical Chinese skills by working with professors who are native Chinese speakers, and will communicate with other speakers of Chinese.

Develop international sensibilities

By cultivating international sensibilities based on a comprehensive understanding of the sphere of Chinese cultural influence, the university trains students to serve as bridges of understanding between China and Japan.

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