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  • CHS 503 - Chinese Literary Traditions
    This course, taught in English, examines major Chinese literary traditions across multiple genres, from the 11th century BCE up through the 19th century. Selections will be drawn from ancient Confucian and Daoist sources, classic poetry from the Tang and Song Dynasties, plays from the Yuan Dynasty, a novel plus autobiography from the Ming Dynasty, and short stories from the Qing Dynasty. No prior knowledge of Chinese language is required for this course.
    Weekly Contact: Lecture: 3 hrs.
    GPA weight: 1.00
    Billing Units: 1
    Count: 1.00
    Liberal Studies: UL
  • CHS 504 - Chinese Cultural Traditions
    This course, taught in English, examines significant cultural traditions from the 2nd century BCE through the 18th century CE. Chinese myths, legends, identity, values, beliefs, and achievements will be examined. The intercultural relations among and between China, Korea and Japan will also be examined and tested. No prior knowledge of the Chinese language, history, or culture is required for this course. Contemporary manifestations of cultural traditions within the Chinese diaspora will also be studied.
    Weekly Contact: Lecture: 3 hrs.
    GPA weight: 1.00
    Billing Units: 1
    Count: 1.00
    Liberal Studies: UL