Units of Study
ASNS2627 - India, China, Tibet: Cultural Relations
Semester 2, 2014 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Ulrich Timme Kragh
Phone: +61 2 9351 7847
While India and China emerge as present-day superpowers, their historical inter-relations are not well known. This unit provides an overview of cultural interactions between Indian and Chinese civilisations, especially as these have shaped Tibetan cultural identity. A key focus is upon how pre-modern cultural interactions with India and China provide ideological contexts within which Tibetan religious and cultural traditions and political institutions developed. This is undertaken in order to understand interactions between all three cultures on the current global stage.
1x2500wd major essay (35%), 1xtutorial paper and presentation (equivalent to 1000wds) (30%), media file (equivalent to 1000wds) (30%), class participation (5%)
2x1-hr lectures/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week
(12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies) or (12 Junior credit points from History or 12 Junior credit points from Ancient History)
Please Note: This timetable is a draft timetable and subject to change.
Lecture for ASNS2627
|Class||India, China, Tibet: Cultural Relations|
|Session||Semester 2 2014|
|Location||Carslaw Lecture Room 351 F07|
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