History: Modern Chinese History and Soc

HST 096 WQ1 (CRN: 13673)

2 Credit Hours

About HST 096 WQ1

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Winter Session Online Course; 12/26/13-1/10/14 Open to both CE and Degree students. This course may or may not fulfill degree requirements for UVM students. Please consult with your Dean's Office if you have any questions about applicability of winter session courses toward graduation requirements.

Section Description

This course offers a broad introduction to the history, economy and culture of Chinese society from the late Qing dynasty to the present, with particular emphasis on the 20th century. Students will gain an understanding of key events in China?s recent past and the impact of that historical experience on the shape of Chinese society today. Required online activities will include video lectures, website explorations, film viewings and class discussion of assigned readings, as well as a final essay assignment.


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