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CHIN 240.00 Chinese Cinema in Translation 6 credits

Closed: Size: 25, Registered: 27, Waitlist: 0

Language & Dining Center 104

MTWTHF
12:30pm1:40pm12:30pm1:40pm1:10pm2:10pm

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Synonym: 62307

Shaohua Guo

This course introduces to students the drastic transformation of Chinese society, culture, and politics over the past three decades through the camera lens. We will examine representative films from Mainland China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. Particular attention will be paid to the entangled relationship between art, commerce, and politics, as well as the role digital technologies and international communities play in reshaping the contemporary cultural landscape in China. This class requires no prior knowledge of Chinese language, literature, or culture.

Extra Time required.

CHIN 348.00 Advanced Chinese: The Mass Media 6 credits

Open: Size: 20, Registered: 9, Waitlist: 0

Language & Dining Center 202

MTWTHF
9:50am11:00am9:50am11:00am9:40am10:40am

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Synonym: 62308

Shaohua Guo

This course introduces to students major milestones in the development of Chinese cinema since 1980, with additional materials including popular television shows and online materials. Emphasis will be on culturally appropriate language use, and on discussion of the social issues that are implicitly and explicitly addressed on the Chinese-language media. The course aims to increase students' fluency in all four aspects of Chinese language learning (listening, speaking, reading, writing) and to deepen students' understanding of China as a transitional society.

Prerequisite: Chinese 206 or equivalent

JAPN 206.00 Japanese in Cultural Context 6 credits

Open: Size: 20, Registered: 9, Waitlist: 0

Language & Dining Center 242

MTWTHF
11:10am12:20pm11:10am12:20pm12:00pm1:00pm
Synonym: 62426

Miaki Habuka

This course advances students' proficiency in the four skills of speaking, listening, reading and writing in Japanese. The course also integrates elements of traditional Japanese civilization and modern Japanese society, emphasizing cultural understanding and situationally appropriate language use.

Prerequisite: Japanese 205 or equivalent

JAPN 231.00 Tradition and Modernity: Japanese Cinema in Translation 6 credits

Closed: Size: 25, Registered: 39, Waitlist: 0

Language & Dining Center 104

MTWTHF
1:15pm3:00pm1:15pm3:00pm

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Synonym: 61361

Noboru Tomonari

This course examines the extraordinary achievement of Japanese cinema, from the classic films of Mizoguchi, Ozu, and Kurosawa to the pop cinema of Kitano and the phenomenon of anime. The films will be studied for their aesthetic, cultural, and auteur contexts. Particular attention will be paid to the relationship of the film to traditional arts, culture and society. This course is conducted in English and all the course materials are in English translation or in English subtitles.

MUSC 182.00 Chinese Musical Instruments 1 credit, S/CR/NC only

Open: Size: 50, Registered: 4, Waitlist: 0

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Synonym: 61136

Gao Hong

Beginning through advanced study on traditional Chinese instruments, pipa (Chinese lute), erhu (Chinese violin), guzheng (Chinese zither), zhongruan (Chinese moon guitar), hulusi, bawu and dizi (Chinese bamboo flutes).

2022-23 $360 fee

MUSC 182J.00 Chinese Musical Instruments (Juried) 1 credit

Open: Size: 50, Registered: 3, Waitlist: 0

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Synonym: 61137

Gao Hong

Beginning through advanced study on traditional Chinese instruments, pipa (Chinese lute), erhu (Chinese violin), guzheng (Chinese zither), zhongruan (Chinese moon guitar), hulusi, bawu and dizi (Chinese bamboo flutes).

2022-23 $360 fee

MUSC 282.00 Chinese Musical Instruments 2 credits, S/CR/NC only

Open: Size: 50, Registered: 0, Waitlist: 0

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Synonym: 61250

Gao Hong

Beginning through advanced study on traditional Chinese instruments, pipa (Chinese lute), erhu (Chinese violin), guzheng (Chinese zither), zhongruan (Chinese moon guitar), hulusi, bawu and dizi (Chinese bamboo flutes).

Prerequisite: Instructor Permission

2022-23 $720 fee. Instructor permission

MUSC 282J.00 Chinese Musical Instruments (Juried) 2 credits

Open: Size: 50, Registered: 5, Waitlist: 0

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Synonym: 61251

Gao Hong

Beginning through advanced study on traditional Chinese instruments, pipa (Chinese lute), erhu (Chinese violin), guzheng (Chinese zither), zhongruan (Chinese moon guitar), hulusi, bawu and dizi (Chinese bamboo flutes).

Prerequisite: Instructor Permission

2022-23 $720 fee. Instructor permission

RELG 282.00 Samurai: Ethics of Death and Loyalty 6 credits

Closed: Size: 15, Registered: 13, Waitlist: 0

Leighton 236

MTWTHF
9:50am11:00am9:50am11:00am9:40am10:40am
Synonym: 62402

Asuka Sango

This course explores the history of samurai since the emergence of warrior class in medieval times, to the modern developments of samurai ethics as the icon of Japanese national identity. Focusing on its connection with Japanese religion and culture, we will investigate the origins of the purported samurai ideals of loyalty, honor, self-sacrifice, and death. In addition to regular class sessions, there will be a weekly kyudo (Japanese archery) practice on Wednesday evening (7-9 pm), which will enable students to study samurai history in context through gaining first-hand experience in the ritualized practice of kyudo.

Extra Time Required

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