GE1501 - Chinese Civilisation - History and Philosophy

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Chinese and History
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2014/15, Semester B 2014/15, Summer 2015
Semester A 2015/16 (Tentative), Semester B 2015/16 (Tentative), Summer 2016 (Tentative)

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

  1. introduce basic knowledge, key concepts and major events in Chinese history and philosophy;
  2. introduce the assessment of source materials;
  3. train critical thinking in historical and philosophical analysis and interpretation.
  4. help the students identify the “self” in the modern world.

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

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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