CAH5713 - Essential Concepts in Chinese Culture

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Chinese and History
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2015/16, Semester B 2015/16

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

The aim of this course is two-fold:
(a) to develop students’ ability to analyze, discover evaluate the main contents, features of Chinese culture; and
(b) to enable students to develop a critical interest in exploring the relationship between Chinese culture and some important sectors like religion, philosophy, intellectual, language, politics, society, clan and commerce with a creative and innovative mind.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Oral and written presentations: 40%
Final test (2 hours, closed book): 45%
Participation and discussion: 15%
Detailed Course Information


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