CHIN 442

Classical and Literary Chinese

Course Description

Introduction to syntax and stylistic patterns.

When Taught

Winter

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Title

Read Documentary Chinese Prose

Learning Outcome

Read, analyze, and discuss documentary Chinese prose (see Chinese major expected learning outcome 3).

Title

Compare Literary Styles and Discuss Chinese Culture

Learning Outcome

Compare and contrast the literary craftsmanship exhibited by the writers of documentary Chinese and discuss traditional Chinese history, literature, and religion (see Chinese major expected learning outcome 3).

Title

Continue Learning Classical Chinese Grammar

Learning Outcome

Explain the use of the basic grammatical particles introduced in Chin 441, learn some more advanced ones, and practice using them in new contexts (see Chinese major expected learning outcome 3).