CAH4186 - Chinese Religious Literature

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Chinese and History
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

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

The aims of this course are as follows:

  1. to develop students’ ability to analyze the basic tenets and history of Chinese Buddhism or Taoism.
  2. to enhance students’ ability to discover and analyze the relationship between Chinese literature and Buddhism or Taoism.
  3. to develop students’ ability to understand the significance of religious beliefs and appreciate the beauty of religious literature.

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

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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