AP/CH4870 6.0 A: Chinese Martial Arts Culture
Calendar Description / Prerequisite / Co-Requisite
This course explores how Chinese martial arts are defined as a distinct cultural form through literature and film. Students are presented with the historical background of martial arts as a cultural practice and a genre and then, using different theoretical approaches, analyze some major issues involved in their representation. All texts are available in English. No Chinese language required. Students who are proficient in Mandarin, are allowed to submit their written assignments in Chinese.
- Academic Honesty
- Student Rights and Responsibilities
- Religious Observance
- Grading Scheme and Feedback
- 20% Rule
No examinations or tests collectively worth more than 20% of the final grade in a course will be given during the final 14 calendar days of classes in a term. The exceptions to the rule are classes which regularly meet Friday evenings or on Saturday and/or Sunday at any time, and courses offered in the compressed summer terms.
- Academic Accommodation for Students with Disabilities