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as of 7/3/2020

CANTONESE OPERA IN HONG KONG CULTURE
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Hong Kong - Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) - 'Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)'
UC Course SubjectAsian Studies
Number & Suffix: 16
Full UC Title: CANTONESE OPERA IN HONG KONG CULTURE 
Transcript Title: CANTONESE OPERA 
UC QTR Units - Division: 4.5 - Lower Division 
Course Description: The culture of a community encompasses social and personal behaviors, language and dialects, visual and performing arts, economic activities and the ideas, beliefs, and customs of its people. As a traditional genre of performing arts unique to Hong Kong, Cantonese opera has a long history of development and is entwined with all such aspects of Hong Kong culture. Set within the socio-cultural context of Hong Kong, this course explores the genre in terms of its course of development, repertory, plots, script structure, performing techniques such as singing, acting, reciting and fencing, troupe organization, training of artists, performing venues including theater and the bamboo stage, and its marketing strategies, aiming at unfolding to the students how an art form should be appreciated through both the aesthetic and functional perspectives. 
Language of Instruction: Cantonese
 
Partner Title: CANTONESE OPERA IN HONG KONG CULTURE 
Partner University Department: Humanities 
Partner University Course Number: HUMA1671