HKIB0107FU KIN, The Political Economy of Contemporary China (F21)

Volume 2020/2021
  • Curriculum for Bachelor courses in Asian Studies 2015
  • Programme curriculum Bachelor courses in China Studies 2019

This course aims to provide students with a nuanced and research based understanding of contemporary Chinese society, politics and political economy by exploring a range of social, political, and economic issues as they are addressed in English and Chinese texts. In addition, applied theories and methods will be discussed.

The lectures focus on presentation and discussion of the scholarly literature, while the text reading classes focus on the reading, translation and analysis of materials in Chinese. In addition, CBS students have two weekly lessons to train conversational skills in Chinese, and KU students have two weekly lessons on methodology in China studies.

Learning Outcome

BA 2015 studieordning:
Kinastudier realia 2 med sprog (aktivitetskode HKIB00881E)

Curriculum for the Bachelor elective in China Studies 2018 curriculum CBS:
China Studies Content Course with Language (activity code HKIB02031E)

To be announced before the start of the semester

Lectures and class instruction
  • Category
  • Hours
  • Lectures
  • 56
  • Preparation
  • 328,5
  • Practical exercises
  • 28
  • Total
  • 412,5
Continuous feedback during the course of the semester
Feedback by final exam (In addition to the grade)
Type of assessment
Criteria for exam assesment