The objective of this module is for students to acquire a nuanced understanding of China’s changing position in the global community, encompassing the political, economic and cultural spheres. The focus will be on both official Chinese foreign policy and participation in global governance as well as people-to-people interactions and business interests and on Chinese perceptions of the world. Furthermore, the students will be introduced to relevant theoretical perspectives to allow them to analyse China’s international engagement on a scientific basis.
The module includes themes within:
The module will form the basis for further theoretical and practical work within the field in the project module of the semester.
The module consists of lectures and seminars, possibly with exercises and student contributions.
|Name of exam||Chinese Area Studies II: Global China|
|Type of exam|
Written examThe examination for Chinese Area Studies II: Global China is an internally assessed individual written examination. The examination is a 48-hour take-home assignment comprising issues within the subject area of Chinese Area Studies II: Global China. The assignment paper must not exceed 6 pages.
|Assessment||7-point grading scale|
|Type of grading||Internal examination|
|Criteria of assessment||The criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures|
|Danish title||Chinese Area Studies II: Global China|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Location of the lecture||Campus Aalborg|
|Responsible for the module|
|Study Board||Study Board of International Affairs|
|Department||Department of Politics and Society|
|Faculty||The Faculty of Social Sciences|