CAH4148 - Great Works in Chinese History

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

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

This course aims to provide students with an in-depth study of selected great Chinese historical writing. The origin, development and the significance of the selected book(s) will be explored, the literary features of the selected book(s) will be discovered and analyzed as well.  One or two great works such as Shi-ji史記, Han-shu漢書, Hou-han-shu後漢書, San-gou-zhi三國志 and Zi-zhi-tong-jian資治通鑑 will be taught in this course.

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

Continuous Assessment: 100%
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