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INTRODUCTION TO MODERN CHINESE HISTORY
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: China - Fudan University - 'International Summer School, Fudan University'
UC Course SubjectHistory
Number & Suffix: 114 S
Full UC Title: INTRODUCTION TO MODERN CHINESE HISTORY 
Transcript Title: MODERN CHINA HISTRY 
UC QTR Units - Division: 4.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course introduces important aspects of modern Chinese history. The readings explore a series of reforms carried out by different social and political groups in 19th- and early 20th- century China, when the last imperial dynasty was in imminent danger of falling. The course also examines the international relations between China and other major countries during the first half of the 20th century, helping the audience understand the historical significance of events before the eve of revolutionary Republican era, and the discourse of China‚Äôs modernization after the establishment of New China in 1949. Lecture topics include: Tang-Song transition and commercial revolution; canton system and Opium War; Self-Strengthening movement; missionary influence and Japanese influence; intellectual change and the Hundred Days Reform; Taiping Rebellion and the Boxer Uprising; Nationalism and Revolutionaries; and the May 4th Movement. Assessment: attendance (10%), oral presentation (10%), paper (20%), final exam (50%). 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: INTRODUCTION TO MODERN CHINESE HISTORY 
Partner University Department: History 
Partner University Course Number: HIST170004