History and Art History
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

CHIN 310: Survey of Chinese Literature

The University Catalog is the authoritative source for information on courses. The Schedule of Classes is the authoritative source for information on classes scheduled for this semester. See the Schedule for the most up-to-date information and see Patriot web to register for classes.

Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Introduces outlines of Chinese literature to the 19th century, presented through literary sources arranged in roughly chronological order. Readings include poetry; fiction; personal essays; documents of philosophy, history, and religion; and transcribed oral records.

Satisfies General Education requirement for literature.


Taught in English. Knowledge of Chinese helpful but not required. May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits when topic is different with approval of department.

1 Section Currently Scheduled for Spring 2017

From the Schedule of Classes


Print Friendly and PDF