Dec 10, 2018  
2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog 
2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

INST 2008 - China: History, Culture and Economic Development

Hours: 4
This course explores China’s history, culture and economic development and the long-term interactions between China and the West. Since the 1980s, China has emerged as a global and economic power and a major trading partner of the United States. In exploring China’s role in the world today, we will explore China’s rich traditions from the early dynasties through the present. The course is organized with class sessions and assignments during the spring semester and 16 days of required travel in China during the May Term. The course has an additional fee for the travel component.
Prerequisites: Permission of instructor.