16:217:536 Chinese Historical Phonology

Description: Chinese phonology relevant to the study of Chinese literature and research in Chinese, including phonology in the history and development of the writing system, Medieval Chinese phonology, prosody and rhyming

Number of Credits: 

Prerequisites: None 

Semesters Offered: Fall

Topics: Pronunciation and Romanization, phonology in the history and development of the writing system, Medieval Chinese phonology, prosody and rhyming, and the history of the pronunciation of Chinese in general

Expected Work: Regular attendance, regular reading and research assignments, course project

Exams: quizzes, tests, and final exam