PAAS 357

Chinese Cinema from Text to Screen

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Formerly: CHIN 324

Explores Chinese filmmakers' adaptations of pre-modern, modern and contemporary works of literature for the screen. Examples are taken from republican, Mao-era and reform-era film, and may include selections from Taiwan and Hong Kong directors.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of PAAS 357, CHIN 324.


  • Minimum second-year standing; and
  • Academic Writing Requirement satisfied; or
  • permission of the department.

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

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

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

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