CHI314H5 • Chinese Culture through Media

Description

This course examines Chinese cultural traditions and values through contemporary media produced in China, Taiwan and Hong Kong. Background readings and literary works will provide students with the necessary historical and cultural context for each work. Class discussions will focus on the political, social and cultural transformations presented in the media. Special attention will be paid to topics such as family, class issues, gender and identity.

Prerequisites
CHI211H5 and CHI212H5 or appropriate language level as indicated in the language assessment questionnaire.
Distribution Requirement
Humanities
Total Instructional Hours
24L/12P
Mode of Delivery
In Class
Program Area
Chinese