Units of Study

CHNS3647 - Classical Chinese Poetry

Semester 1, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Xiaohuan Zhao
Phone: +61 2 9351 3555
Email: xiaohuan.zhao@sydney.edu.au

Description

An outstanding achievement of Chinese culture has been a vast corpus of poetry, remarkable for its aesthetic qualities and political and cultural importance. In this unit, the development and distinctive features of classical poetry will be explored through selected poems representing various genres and periods. One or two genres may be studied in greater depth, such as the ancient, richly symbolic Chu ci, the poetry of the great Tang masters, or the innovative lyric verse of the Song dynasty.

Assessments

classwork (15%), 1x2000wd essay (30%), 1hr tests (2x20%), 1xoral presentation (15%)

Classes

3x1-hr tutorials/week

Prerequisites

(CHNS2612 or CHNS2112 or CHNS1314 or CHNS2904) or (6 Senior credit points in ICLS)

Prohibitions

CHNS3441, CHNS3541

 Tuesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

CHNS3647

Lect

             

 Thursday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

CHNS3647

         

Tutorial

 

 

         

Extra .. 1

   
1 This Extra Booking occurs once only on 19 June 2014

 Friday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

CHNS3647

           

Extra .. 2

 
2 This Extra Booking occurs once only on 6 June 2014

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