BFS-10009 - Contemporary Chinese Government and Politics
Coordinator: Ningkang Wang-Kaeding Tel: +44 1782 7 33217
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Level: Level 4
Credits: 7.5
Study Hours: 75
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Programme/Approved Electives for 2021/22

None

Available as a Free Standing Elective

No

Co-requisites

None

Prerequisites

None

Barred Combinations

None

Description for 2021/22


Aims
To make students familiar with the basis, formation, historical evolution, framework, current situation and developing trends of the political system in contemporary China.
To develop students ability to use their knowledge learned in this module to describe and understand important political problems around this topic.

Intended Learning Outcomes

describe some theories in political science to explain major issues in the world┐s largest economy: 1,2
explain the dynamics between China's political system, the path of its economic reform and the needs of its citizens: 1,2

Study hours

This is a 7.5 credit module - 15 X 2 hour classes over 15 weeks plus independent study plus independent study to prepare for assessments.

School Rules

None

Description of Module Assessment

1: Writing Assessment weighted 80%
Assessment
Final Term paper.

2: Class Participation weighted 20%
Class Participation
students actively participate in classroom pre or organize after-class discussion and study