Chinese courses at UW Colleges
UW Colleges offers four semesters of Chinese at several of our campuses. If you are ready for the challenge of a new language or have previous experience, check out our Chinese language courses.
Why Study Chinese?
- One-fifth of the planet speaks Chinese.
- Mandarin Chinese is the mother tongue of over 873 million people, making it the most widely spoken first language in the world.
- China is the most populous nation in the world, with 1.28 billion people.
- China is one of the world’s oldest and richest continuous cultures; it is over 5000 years old.
Information courtesy of Boston University Wold Languages Department