Chinese Language Program
In order to serve the diverse community in the Pasadena District, the Chinese Program at Pasadena City College offers classes that range from Chinese language courses and Chinese cultural courses to courses in Chinese literature. The Program helps students develop communicative skills in the Chinese language and a cosmopolitan knowledge of Chinese culture and literature. Students may also follow a course of study leading to a Chinese major.
Chnse 10 - Chinese Civilization
The study of Chinese literature, arts, philosophy, geography, religion and the social and political environment; Chinese contributions to civilization from the classical period to modern times. (Course conducted in English.) Total of 54 hours lecture.
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Chinese Zodiac, Part 2
The legendary dragon is a versatile master of change. Dragons are objects of veneration. Whether great or small, they are a symbol of blessings. They are considered harbingers of harmony, power and riches, as well as talismans of longevity. As for character, dragons are honorable, brave, healthy, intelligent, and full of vim and vigor, but they may be temperamental and stubborn.
Revised June 23, 2011