third-year-Chinese3_smLanguage Programs

All students wishing to enter the language program at any level beyond the first semester of the elementary level must pass a language placement test before registering. For placement exam policies, please visit: http://ealac.columbia.edu/language-programs/language-placement-examination-policies/.

Students who have been absent from the campus for one semester or more must take a placement test before enrolling in a language course beyond the first term of the elementary level.

ALL LANGUAGE COURSES MUST BE TAKEN FOR A LETTER GRADE, WITHOUT EXCEPTION. STUDENTS MAY NOT TAKE LANGUAGE COURSES FOR EITHER R-CREDIT OR PASS/FAIL. 

Chinese Language Program

Director: Liu Lening
Placement Exam:  http://ealac.columbia.edu/language-programs/chinese/clp-placement/  (No registration necessary)

Japanese Language Program

Director: Nazikian Fumiko
Placement Exam: http://ealac.columbia.edu/language-programs/japanese/jlp-placement/(registration required)

Korean Language Program

Director: Carol Schulz
Placement Exam: http://ealac.columbia.edu/language-programs/korean/klp-placement/ (No registration necessary)

Other East Asian Languages

For information regarding the following languages please contact the appropriate instructor.

Tibetan: Tenzin Norbu Nangsal

Vietnamese: James Lap

For information regarding Bahausa Indonesian, Cantonese, or Tagalog, please contact the Language Resource Center.