01:098:241/01:214:241 East Asian Civilizations: Premodern Era
(Credit only for one of these courses)

Description: Introduction to traditional Chinese, Japanese, and Korean civilizations, including governmental institutions, educational systems, belief systems, language, literature, art, and everyday life 

Number of Credits: 

Prerequisites: None 

Semesters Offered: Every other fall

Topics: Comparison of spoken languages and written scripts in their historical setting, introduction to Eastern medicine and its theory and practice, ideas and technology which created a distinctive world of objects

Expected Work: Regular attendance and three response papers

Exams: Three essay tests