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Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

Part IB | Core subject

This course will enable you to read modern Chinese writings, both literary and nonliterary. You will gain experience intensive and extensive reading  increasing your vocabularya nd familiarity with modern written Chinese. In the process you will advance your understanding of aspects of Chinese historical and cultural experience in 20th century and contemporary China. The course includes:

  • information about authors
  • appropriate background and the linguistic and stylistic features of the texts
  • reading unabridged texts from beginning to end


Terms taught
Michaelmas, Lent, Easter
Michaelmas, Lent, Easter
Michaelmas, Lent, Easter