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Country - Partner Institution - Programs: China - Peking University, Beijing - 'Peking Univ.'
UC Course SubjectHistory
Number & Suffix: 155
Transcript Title: CHINESE HISTORY 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This class is an introduction to Chinese history, taught with the understanding that it has greatly influenced the Chinese language and lifestyle. The course provides a deep background of historical knowledge, but also an understanding of the culture and traditions of China. At the same time, the course introduces a large amount of historical idioms and allusions for further understanding of course content. Through study and analysis, the course provides understanding of Chinese history, China‚Äôs current state of affairs, and the core components of Chinese culture and tradition. This class is separated into several sections with twelve main topics of discussion: The Stage of Chinese History; The Dawn of Civilization; The Xia, Shang, and Xi Dynasties; The Spring and Autumn Period and the Warring States; Confucianism and Daoism; The Qin and Han Dynasties; The Three Kingdoms, Two Jins and the Northern and Southern Dynasties; Buddhism in China; The Sui and Tang Dynasties; The North and South Song; The Yuan, Ming, and Qing Dynasties; and From The Opium War until the May Fourth Movement. Text: A Course in Chinese History, Yanfeng Zhao Assessment: Closed-book tests (70%), homework and other (30%). 
Language of Instruction: Chinese
Partner University Department: History 
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