JAPN2084

Studies in Japanese culture

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Assessment:

6

1st semester

100% coursework

Prerequisite:

Nil

Co-requisite:

Nil

Description

English-medium elective

This course offers an introduction to the culture, history, and society of Japan. The primary goal is to develop a broad understanding of Japanese cultural, political, and social identities. In addition to a variety of secondary sources, students will work with primary source materials (both non-fictional and fictional works, i.e. laws, memoirs, essays, fictional stories, films, art, theater, etc.).

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