PAAS 150

Premodern Chinese Culture

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Formerly: CHIN 201A

An introduction to the history and culture of China from earliest times to the mid-19th century. Philosophy, religion, art and literature will be the most important areas of discussion. Relevant political, economic, social and educational traditions will be introduced as well.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of PAAS 150, CHIN 201, CHIN 201A.
  • No knowledge of Chinese language is required.

Undergraduate course in Pacific and Asian Studies offered by the Department of Pacific and Asian Studies in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer Fall Spring

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