Kinesiske områdestudier II

2018/2019

Modulets indhold, forløb og pædagogik

Objectives:

- The objective of the module is that students acquire thorough knowledge of China’s economy, its political and economic position in the world and its perception of the world Students will also acquire competences to analyse, interpret and contextualise China’s economic development from an interdisciplinary and comparative perspective. Furthermore, the objective is that students acquire thorough knowledge of a range of theoretical and methodological tools that make it possible to work independently with China-related issues at a high level.

Content

The module includes themes within:

- China’s economic development, including the long traditions in China’s economic history, China’s economic development since the founding of the People’s Republic of China and China’s role in the current economic world order

- China in the international world order, including China’s position in the current international world order, China’s relationship to the United States of America and the European Union and China’s relationship with developing countries.

The module will form the basis of further theoretical and practical work within the field in the project module of the semester.

 

Læringsmål

Viden

  • possess knowledge of theories and practices within Chinese area studies and can reflect on these on a scientific basis
  • possess knowledge and understanding of themes within Chinese area studies and various approaches to the study of these.

Færdigheder

  • can apply their knowledge within the module’s subject areas to select theories that serve the analytical purpose and at the same time remain critical to these theories.
  • can analyse, interpret and assess China’s economic development from an interdisciplinary and comparative perspective.

Kompetencer

  • can reflect and argue on the basis of scientific knowledge
  • can work independently on concrete projects within international and regional institutions and companies involved in cooperation or trade in China
  • can continue their studies in China-related PhD programmes.

Undervisningsform

The module consists of lectures and seminars, possibly with exercises and student contributions.

Omfang og forventet arbejdsindsats

5 ECTS

Eksamen

Prøver

Prøvens navnChinese Area Studies II
Prøveform
Skriftlig
Module 12 is evaluated at an internal individual written examination. The examination is a 48-hour take-home assignment comprising issues within the subject area of module 12. The assignment paper must not exceed eight pages.
ECTS5
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CensurIntern prøve

Fakta om modulet

Engelsk titelChinese Area Studies II
ModulkodeKAINF201712
ModultypeKursus
Varighed1 semester
SemesterForår
ECTS5
UndervisningssprogEngelsk
TompladsJa
UndervisningsstedCampus Aalborg
Modulansvarlig

Organisation

StudienævnStudienævnet for Internationale Forhold
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