CAH5711 - Essential Concepts in Chinese Language

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

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

This course aims to equip students with knowledge of the Chinese language in a historical perspective. A cross-cultural, especially an East Asian, perspective and an interdisciplinary perspective will also be adopted. Some essential key concepts will be introduced for a critical rethinking of the concept of “Chinese language” itself. 

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

Continuous Assessment: 100%
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