Federal CIP Code Definitions

FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS.

16.0300
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General.

A general program that focuses on one or more of the languages of East Asia, including, but not limited to, the Sino-Tibetan, Japanese, and Korean languages. Includes instruction in philology; linguistics; dialects and pidgins; literature; and applications to business, science/technology, and other settings.