Units of Study

CHSC6901 - Fundamentals of China Studies

Semester 1, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Beatriz Carrillo Garcia
Phone: +61 2 9351 6910
Email: beatriz.carrillogarcia@sydney.edu.au

Description

This unit of study provides an introduction to the main paradigms used to make sense of complexity and change in China. It examines the ways in which China's scale and social and cultural diversity have been theorised and conceptualised in order to explain China's political and socio-economic trajectory. An understanding of these perspectives is crucial to the examination of a wide range of issues of China's past and present processes of change.

Assessments

1500wd in-class presentation (25%) and seminar participation (10%) and 1000wd book review (25%) and 2500wd essay (40%)

Classes

1x2-hr seminar/week

 Tuesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

CHSC6901

         

Seminar

 

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CHSC6901 - Fundamentals of China Studies

Semester 1, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Beatriz Carrillo Garcia
Phone: +61 2 9351 6910
Email: beatriz.carrillogarcia@sydney.edu.au

Description

This unit of study provides an introduction to the main paradigms used to make sense of complexity and change in China. It examines the ways in which China's scale and social and cultural diversity have been theorised and conceptualised in order to explain China's political and socio-economic trajectory. An understanding of these perspectives is crucial to the examination of a wide range of issues of China's past and present processes of change.

Assessments

1500wd in-class presentation (25%) and seminar participation (10%) and 1000wd book review (25%) and 2500wd essay (40%)

Classes

1x2-hr seminar/week

The information displayed above is indicative only as online information is subject to change without notice. The Faculty Handbook and the University of Sydney Calendar are the official legal source of information relating to study at the University of Sydney