CAH2180 - Introduction to Chinese Couplet and Classical Chinese Verse Writing

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Department of Chinese and History
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
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 broaden students’ knowledge and enhance students’ skills in writing couplet and classical Chinese verse, including shi and ci poetry. Tutorials are conducted in a learn-and-discover approach to provide students with ample writing practice of these three genres, and generate critical and meaningful discussions. Students are encouraged to share their writing experience with classmates and also to comment on classmates’ assignments critically. The course will also elevate students’ abilities of literary appreciation.

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

Continuous Assessment: 100%
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