Post-graduate Diploma in Chinese Studies (Mandarin) | American Center for Education

Post-graduate Diploma in Chinese Studies (Mandarin)

1. Title and Origin:
• Post-graduate Diploma in Chinese Studies (Mandarin) (PGDCS)
• American Center for Education


2. Program Summary:

The course is a higher-level study on the several aspects of Chinese Culture, including Buddhist Culture's history and how it affects Chinese, the relationship between China and Western Culture, how the two Cultures affect each other.



3. Entry Requirements:
Academic Requirements:
Language Requirements:


4. Total Course Duration/Instruction Hours:
• Full Time: Theory study, 6 Months/150 hours, 5 sessions per week x 3 hours
• Part Time: Theory study, 10 Months/150 hours, 2 sessions per week x 3 hours


5. Mode of Delivery, Class Size and Intake:
Delivery: Lectures and Tutorials (Face to face)
Class Size: Minimum Six (6) - Maximum Forty (40)
Intake: Mar, May, Jul, Sep and Nov of each year
*Note: The course intake months might be adjusted.


6. Course Fees:



7. Course Synopses and Module Syllabus:
Please write to info@ace.edu.sg to obtain the relevant Course Synopses and Module Syllabus.

    Major Modules:
  1. • Research on Chinese Buddhist Culture
  2. • Comparison Research of China and Western Culture
  3. • Pre-Qin Dynasty Scholars and their thoughts
  4. • Yijing or Book of Changes
  5. • Lao Tzu's Moral Classics
  6. • Test1


8. Graduation Requirement
• Pass all Modules


9. Assessment Methods:
• Assignment (Homework, Quizzes, Group work & etc)
• Project



10. Lecturers:
Please refer to this page for the relevant lecturers being assigned to the relevant modules.


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Educational Partners
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee University of Florida University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire University at Albany Broward College