Chinese language

Get chatting in Chinese and open up your opportunities.

Why study Chinese online?

Get confident speaking Mandarin in Chinese and Australian contexts while you learn conversation for day-to-day situations. 

Prepare yourself to explore China, or add this useful language to your career toolkit and bring this skill to roles in the legal system, the business world, the arts industry or the travel sector. Immerse yourself in the history and culture of China.

Study Chinese online while you work, or even supplement other study with this widely-used language. Or pursue it as a passion subject, or as part of preparation to travel to China.

Chinese highlights

  • Learn written and spoken Mandarin.
  • Engage with Chinese culture.
  • Explore Australia’s relationship to China.

Chinese specialisations

  • Enhanced cultural literacy.
  • Understanding of linguistic structures.
  • Cultural engagement and understanding.

Major in Chinese

undergraduate GRF-ART-DEG-2019

Bachelor of Arts

  • Major in Art History
  • Major in Chinese Language
  • Major in Creative Writing
  • Major in Criminal Justice
  • Major in History
  • Major in Journalism
  • Major in Literature
  • Major in Media Studies
  • Major in Public Relations
  • Major in Screen Culture
  • Major in Sociology

Why study online through OUA?

Find the right course for you

We can guide you in your selection from 300+ degrees, and 1,570+ subjects, from leading Australian unis.

Start studying, regardless of history

We offer single undergraduate subjects from full degrees without any entry requirements.

Gain credit towards your degree

Apply for credit for past study, or your work experience, and finish faster.

Graduate with a degree from a leading uni

Enrol through us, and graduate with exactly the same university degree as on-campus students.

Feel supported from start to finish

Our student advisors can guide you in the right direction and help with your enrolment.

Get going with OUA

Compare and apply

We’ll help you find the right course for you. Our student advisors are ready to answer your questions.

Work out your finances

During your enrolment, we’ll offer you the option to pay upfront in full, or defer your payment using a student loan. Remember to look into income tax deductions for course fees and study-related expenses.

Get credit for your success

We won’t let your hard work go unrecognised. Choose to take a single subject, or combine your work as part of a degree.

We're here to help

Our student advisors can assist you with your enrolment, help you plan your studies and answer any questions about how studying through OUA works.