PAAS 150

Premodern Chinese Culture

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

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 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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