CHIN 4402 The Chinese Writing System
4 semester hours
This course explores the Chinese script from a range of disciplinary perspectives, including linguistics, literacy, technology, gender, ethnicity, literature, and visual art. It also examines the diverse contexts in which Chinese characters have been used to represent and shape cultural identities at both the personal and the social levels in and beyond Asia.
Prerequisite: CHIN 3606 or LMU Placement Exam.
University Core fulfilled: Integrations: Interdisciplinary Connections.