Brandeis University’s one-year master’s program in Teaching Chinese at the college level offers a full range of modern Chinese (Mandarin) erudition courses.

Courses are taught by experienced instructors who follow the highest standards of Chinese teaching in the United States and employ proven pedagogy and new technology to make courses highly efficient.

Program of Study

Required Courses

Students must take two of the following three courses and another course relating to Chinese history, culture, art or society taught in English, such as FA 70b, FA 197a, HIST 182b, POL 148a, REL 151a.

Students will be assigned to teach beginning and advanced Chinese language courses in order that they are ready to teach Chinese language courses at all levels successfully.

Capstone Project

Each student must complete a Chinese course design project. Work toward this capstone project will be undertaken with the advisor.