CHIN 311

Chinese Thought: From the Dao to Mao

In this modern Chinese language course students improve reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills through an exploration of sources related to Chinese thought. Sources are drawn from Confucian, Daoist, and Buddhist texts as well as those produced by modern political and intellectual movements. This course includes a grammar review and a multimedia component, and aims for delveopment of oral and written fluency at the advanced level with emphasis on reading, writing, and group discussion.