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Module Detailed Information for [CH2161]
Academic Year : 2018/2019 Semester : 2
Correct as at 21 Feb 2019 05:00

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Module Title : Traditional Chinese Taxonomy of Learning
Module Description : This module aims to depict the development and evolution of traditional Chinese scholarship. Topics covered include (1) Jing ("Classics"): Chinese classic texts; (2) Shi ("Histories"): Traditional historiography; (3) Zi ("Masters"): Miscellaneous genres philosophy, arts and science, among others, and (4) Ji ("Collections"): Literary Collections. Emphasis will be given to how works of different genres and nature made their ways into the so-called “Emperor’s Four Treasuries” (Siku Quanshu), the largest collection of books in Chinese history compiled during the mid-eighteenth century based on the Quadripartite System (sibu) of knowledge classification. This course is designed for students majoring in Chinese Studies.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : No Exam Date.
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : CH1101E and either CH2121/CL2121 or CH2141/CL2241
Preclusion : NIL
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 2-1-0-1-6
Remarks : Nil
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B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week

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