China In Boston

HIS4618 China in Boston
2 Advanced Liberal Arts Credit
Based in Boston, this seminar will investigate the many manifestations of 21st century China
(in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and the Chinese diaspora) from a global perspective, including the impact of globalization on China and China's impact on the world. Using the research laboratory of greater Boston, we will connect the classroom with community learning experiences. Members of the seminar will do research in museums, local organizations, and Chinatown, and through guest lectures/discussions with community members such as entrepreneurs, migrants, and government representatives from China and Taipei. Course materials will include site visits, guest lectures, readings and films.

Prerequisites: 3 intermediate liberal arts courses (CVA, LVA, HSS, CSP, LTA in any combination)

  • Program: Undergraduate
  • Division: History and Society
  • Level: Advanced Liberal Arts 4600 Requirement (UGrad),Advanced Elective (UGrad),Advanced Liberal Arts (UGrad)
  • Course Number: HIS4618
  • Number of Credits: 2