What will I learn?
Why study Chinese?
Study Chinese culture and civilization. Develop skills in oral Mandarin and written Chinese. Do specialist training in Chinese for translation. Explore Chinese history, politics, linguistics, cinema, or economics.
Translator, interpreter, languages teacher, tourism, media, social and community work, foreign affairs, trade, customs, immigration, aid agencies, research assistant.
Further study options
If you're an undergraduate with a strong academic record and an appropriate major, Honours in a language awaits. Your Honours year will give you the chance to combine coursework and research in a specialized area of study.
Complete the Honours program with high grades to qualify for entry into the Masters by Research program or by direct entry into the PhD program.
Which department am I in? College of Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce
Applicants must have completion of Australian Year 12 with certain grade. English Language Requirements: IELTS (Academic): Overall score of 6.0 with no band less than 6.0; TOEFL Paper-based Test - Overall score of 550 with 5 or better in TWE (Test of Written English); TOEFL Internet based (iBT): Overall 64 with 13 in Reading, 12 in Listening, 18 in Speaking and 21 in Writing, Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE): Overall score of 50 with no communicative skill score less than 50, Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): 169 with no less than 169 in any component, Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): 169 with no less than 169 in any component.
Students must have completion of Australian Year 12 with certain grade. Students from other countries should have country specific requirements equivalent to Australia.
VCE Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or at least 20 in English other than EAL.
English language requirements: Successful completion of English for Further Studies Advanced Stage 5B certificate at undergraduate (EFS5 (60%) UG) level conducted by La Trobe Melbourne; IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 with no individual band score less than 6.0; TOEFL Paper-based Test - a minimum overall score of 550 with a score of 5 or more in the Test of Written English; TOEFL Internet-based Test - a minimum overall score of 60 with a minimum for SLR 18; W 22; La Trobe Melbourne Foundation Studies: 60 per cent final result in a course; Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE): a minimum score of 57 with no communicative skill score less than 50. Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): a grade of B or higher. Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): a pass grade of C or higher or approved international equivalent.
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Trinity College - The University of Melbourne
A$28,000.00 (US$ 21,902) per year
5 March 2018, 30 July 2018
La Trobe University Melbourne (Bundoora) Campus, Plenty Road and Kingsbury Drive, LA TROBE UNIVERSITY, Victoria, 3086, MELBOURNE, Australia