Units of Study

ASNS2613 - Chinese Thought

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Sean Conrad Moores
Phone: +61 2 9351 4180
Email: sean.moores@sydney.edu.au

Description

This unit offers students the opportunity to explore China's major traditions of philosophy and practice through English translations of key texts as well as authoritative secondary studies. The main foci of the unit include the following major areas: diversity and polemics in early Chinese thought, developments in Daoism, Buddhist thought and influence, and Neo-Confucian (Daoxue) thought.

Assessments

1x1250wd mid semester draft (25%), 1x500wd oral presentation (10%), 1x1750wd research essay (35%), 1x1000wd mid semester test (20%), tutorial participation (10%)

Classes

1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week

Prerequisites

12 credit points from subject areas listed in Table A in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Handbook

Prohibitions

CHNS3641

 Monday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

ASNS2613

         

Tute

   

 Thursday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

ASNS2613

       

Lecture

   

 Friday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

ASNS2613

   

Tute

         

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