HIS201: History of China

Class Program
Credits 3
The course is a historical study of China’s history and culture going back to the first Chinese dynasty through the Communist Revolution of 1949 and beyond. Students will examine the historical, economic, and social factors that developed Chinese civilization. The transformation of China from an Imperial State to a Communist Republic will be closely examined in order to gain a better appreciation of how contemporary Chinese view the world today, particularly the U.S. The course will also provide a foundation for the continued study of a broad range of Asian topics.
Prerequisites
ENL101 and a 100-level history course
Semester Offered
Varies
Notes
Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.