This unit of study introduces key topics essential to understanding contemporary Chinese society and culture, including geography and environment, recent social and political change, art, literature and cultural practice, population and economic structure, education systems and issues of gender and sexuality. As a foundational unit in Chinese studies, it assumes no background knowledge of China or the Chinese language. It will be taught in English with an interdisciplinary approach.
|Academic unit||Chinese Studies|
|Unit name||Understanding Contemporary China|
|Semester 1, 2021|
|Attendance mode||Normal day|
|Available to study abroad and exchange students||
Teaching staff and contact details
|Coordinator||Yingjie Guo, firstname.lastname@example.org|