CHIN 3610 Landmarks of Chinese Literature
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as CHI 17.50.
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3 hours; 3 credits
An introductory course designed to familiarize students with major literary works in Chinese within a chronological and cultural framework. Representative texts from the Chinesespeaking world, providing an overview of writings that have shaped the lives of generations of readers. Frequent writing assignments in Chinese to strengthen students' individual competencies. This core of texts, reviewed periodically by the department, serves as a foundation for advanced literature courses.
Prerequisite: Chinese 1030 or 2018 or permission of the chairperson.