CAH3102 - Modern Chinese Historical Fiction

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Chinese and History
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
CTL3102 Modern Chinese Historical Fiction
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: (a) survey the development of modern Chinese historical fiction and assess the literary, cultural, and ideological significance of the genre; (b) develop students’ knowledge and understanding of modern Chinese historical fiction through close-reading of representative works; (c) examine the thematic, formal, and stylistic features of literary texts with reference to relevant theoretical approaches to the fictional representation of history; and (d) enable students to perform critical analysis of representative works.

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

Continuous Assessment: 100%
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