CAH4508 - East Asian Film Cultures

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Chinese and History
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2020/21
Semester B 2021/22 (Tentative)

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

This course aims to
  1. develop students’ knowledge of the film cultures and film industries of East Asia; 
  2. examine cross-cultural issues relating to filmmaking in the context of East Asia;
  3. explore the cultural meanings of representative works of East Asian cinema
  4. enhance students’ cultural literacy in a transnational context

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

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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