Introduction to Chinese Culture
About this module
This module aims to offer students a general introduction to Chinese culture to complement their linguistic studies and provide a framework for deeper study of the subject. Students will be given an introduction to the geography of China and its impact on China's development, followed by an outline of Chinese history over the last four millennia, and a discussion of major aspects of philosophy, literature and art.
Teaching and Learning
You are required to attend the following:
- 1 lecture per week
- 1 seminar per fortnight
Attendance will be monitored in all classes.
- 1000-word summative essay (15%)
- 2000-word summative essay (25%)
2-hour written examination (60%)
To be confirmed.