Chinese Society and Culture since 1949

15 points

Not offered 2023, offered in 2011, 2012

For further information see Humanities and Creative Arts


China is making history with its stunning economic growth, with sweeping changes in its social, cultural and political life, and with its emergence as a global power. This course takes you on an exciting and thought-provoking journey to help you discover where these changes have come from and what they mean for China and the world. It is taught in English and requires no prior knowledge of China.


Either 15 points in HIST at B grade or better or 30 points in HIST or Ancient History (CLAS111, CLAS112, CLAS113) with a passing grade. Alternatively, a B average in 60 points in appropriate courses with the approval of the programme coordinator.


CHIN208, CHIN303, HIST391

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