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 Test:  http://ealac.columbia.edu/language-programs/chinese/clp-placement/  (Preregistration recommended)

Fall 2016 Chinese Language Placement Test
Thursday, September 1, 2016
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
413 Kent Hall

Japanese Language Program

Director: Miharu Nittono
Placement Test: http://ealac.columbia.edu/language-programs/japanese/jlp-placement/ (Preregistration required by 5 p.m., August 31)

Fall 2016 Japanese Language Placement Test
Thursday, September 1, 2016
10:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
424 Kent Hall

Korean Language Program

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

Fall 2016 Korean Language Placement Test
Thursday, September 1, 2016
10:00 a.m.–12:30 pm
405, 423, 522A Kent Hall

Other East Asian Languages

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

Tibetan: Sonam Tsering

Vietnamese: James Lap

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