HIST 340

Traditional China

History College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences

Course Description

From a loose federation of Neolithic societies, Chinese civilization emerges as East Asia's dominant political and cultural force; developments to ca. 1500.

When Taught

Contact Department

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3

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3

Fixed

3

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Title

Geographical Knowledge of China

Learning Outcome

Students will demonstrate a basic geographical knowledge of China, including significant geological features and major historical cities Moreover, they will be able to discuss how geographical and environmental realities have impacted historical development.

Title

Research Literature

Learning Outcome

Students will be able to analyze and interpret primary source documents, both in writing and in class discussions

Title

Critical Analysis

Learning Outcome

Students ability to identify arguments (assertions, claims, theses) and analyze supporting evidence in secondary scholarship should improve.