CHIN 425 (01) - Introduction to Chinese Culture

Intro to Chinese Culture

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Chinese
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   35  
CRN: 11026
Conducted in English. This course offers a critical introduction to Chinese culture, including its three philosophical foundations (Confucianism, Daoism, Buddhism), various branches of cultural production (e.g. language, food, painting, military strategy), and modern transformation. Explores the intellectual, literary, artistic, and socio-political issues that have shaped Chinese culture for the past two and a half millennia. Students can expect to gain in-depth knowledge of some major elements that define the Chinese tradition.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Attributes: World Cultures(Discovery)
Instructors: Fan Yang

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 MW 2:10pm - 3:30pm MURK 202
Final Exam 12/15/2023 12/15/2023 F 3:30pm - 5:30pm MURK 202