AIS2917 - An Introduction to Modern Japanese Literature

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Asian and International Studies
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)


Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2019/20
Semester A 2020/21 (Tentative)

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

This course aims to provide a general and comprehensive knowledge of Modern Japanese Literature in a chronological order. Students will cultivate an understanding of Western philosophical and literary influence upon modern Japanese literature, and experience the content of literary works and its reflection of social life through visual materials of literary works.

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

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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