AIS2918 - A Portrait of Japan : Experiencing Japanese Culture

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Asian and International Studies
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Course Duration
One Semester
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Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

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

This course aims to raise students’ awareness of and appreciate cultural differences between Japan and China as well as Japan and the Western cultures. The influence of Chinese culture on traditional Japanese values and the impact of Western culture on modern Japanese culture will be introduced in lectures. It also explores the influences of Japanese culture to Hong Kong society.

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

Continuous Assessment: 100%
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