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HIST 270A 101 (Web-Oriented Course)

China in World History - CHINA WORLD HIST

The history of China in a global context, from the earliest times to the most recent past; how China has changed the world and how engagement with the world has changed China.

This course is eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. To determine whether you can take this course for Credit/D/Fail grading, visit the Credit/D/Fail website. You must register in the course before you can select the Credit/D/Fail grading option.

Credits: 3

Location: Vancouver

Term 1 (Sep 08, 2020 to Dec 03, 2020)

Cr/D/F Grading Change Dates

Last day to change between Credit/D/Fail and percentage grading (grading options cannot be changed after this date): September 21, 2020

Withdrawal Dates
Last day to withdraw without a W standing : September 21, 2020
Last day to withdraw with a W standing
(course cannot be dropped after this date) :
October 30, 2020

TermDay Start TimeEnd TimeBuildingRoom
1 Tue15:3018:30
Instructor: SHIN, LEO
Note: this section is full

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Currently Registered:31
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-  HIST 270A: This course explores the history of China in a global context. We will begin our journey with the Mongol empire in the thirteenth century and conclude with some reflections on the most recent past. Our goals are two-fold: to introduce students to important critical skills, especially as they are related to the practice of historically-informed analyses; and to encourage students to reflect on not only the global dimensions of Chinas past but also, more generally, the inter-connectedness of human societies. In 2020W, HIST 270A is cross listed with ASIA 270. Students should register in HIST 270A.
-  This course will involve both synchronous and asynchronous learning. To accommodate students in different time zones, the weekly scheduled session on Tuesday will be split into two 80-minute sections (15:30-16:50 and 17:00-18:20). Before the start of Term 1, registered students will be given instructions via email on how to sign up for their preferred weekly 80-minute synchronous section. If the class is fully subscribed, interested students may join the waitlist by contacting the instructor @

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