Students of the UP Asian Center are required to demonstrate competence in an Asian language(for those under the Asian Studies Program) such as Bahasa-Indonesia/ Malaysia, Chinese (Mandarin), Japanese; or a Philippine language or any foreign language (for those under the Philippine Studies Program) required in the program of study. The language must pertain to their area of specialization and/or their thesis.
There are several options to comply with the language requirement. Please visit the "Language Requirement" tab in the Asian Center's Student Corner.
Course Offerings @ UP Asian Center
- Intensive Chinese A - Elementary Chinese
- Intensive Chinese B - Intermediate Chinese
- Basic Bahasa
- Intermediate Bahasa
Availability and schedules vary per semester.