Units of Study

GOVT2424 - Politics of China

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Minglu Chen
Phone: +61 2 9114 0971
Email: minglu.chen@sydney.edu.au

Description

Introduction to government and politics of modern China. Brief examination of traditional background and modern revolution from 19th century to 1949. Primary focus on ideology, leadership, institutions and political processes of the People's Republic. Covers politics of social groups, major issue areas, the Cultural Revolution and the politics of reform.

Assessments

2hr exam (40%) and 2000wd essay (40%) and tutorial participation (20%)

Classes

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

Prerequisites

(12 Junior credit points from Government and International Relations) or (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies)

Prohibitions

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Please Note: This timetable is a draft timetable and subject to change.

 Wednesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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