China & Asia Pacific Studies (CAPS)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

CAPS 2212

Interdisciplinary introduction to Chinese culture especially designed for students not majoring in Asian Studies. Explores literature, history, religion, and art, and other aspects of China's rich and ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ASIAN 2212

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6582CAPS 2212  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

  •  6583CAPS 2212  DIS 201

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

  •  6584CAPS 2212  DIS 202

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

  •  6585CAPS 2212  DIS 203

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

  •  6586CAPS 2212  DIS 204

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

  •  6587CAPS 2212  DIS 205

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

  •  6588CAPS 2212  DIS 206

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

  •  6589CAPS 2212  DIS 207

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

  •  6590CAPS 2212  DIS 208

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

CAPS 2931

The Great Qing (1644-1911), a multi-ethnic empire that conquered China proper from the northeastern borderlands, expanded into central Asia, Mongolia, and Tibet, and consolidated the China-based empire's ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASIAN 2293HIST 2931

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8084CAPS 2931  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Online

CAPS 2985

The twentieth century was a time of unprecedented change in China as the country's ancient imperial system collapsed and a new modern order began to emerge. This course will explore the myriad transformations ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASIAN 2286HIST 2985

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16889CAPS 2985  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Barwick, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

CAPS 3049

This course provides students with an analytical framework to understand China's ongoing economic transformation. The courses goals include: 1) to familiarize students with different perspectives on China's ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ASIAN 3304GOVT 3044

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8546CAPS 3049  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Wallace, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  8547CAPS 3049  DIS 201

    • MOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Wallace, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  8548CAPS 3049  DIS 202

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Wallace, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

CAPS 3395

The Chinese diaspora can be found in nearly every corner of the globe today. Although Chinese emigration accelerated under what came to be known as "globalization" in the late 20th century, in fact the ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ILRIC 4395ILRIC 6395

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 20263CAPS 3395  LEC 001

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Friedman, E

  • Instruction Mode: Online

CAPS 4010

Honors students conduct research to prepare a thesis on a topic of their own choosing under the direction of a faculty member. The application must be successfully submitted and an Honors Committee formed ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8746CAPS 4010  IND 601

  • Instruction Mode: Online

CAPS 4020

Honors students complete research and finish a thesis on a topic of their own choosing under the direction of a faculty member. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5102CAPS 4020  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Carlson, A

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  7519CAPS 4020  IND 614

    • TBA
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Admussen, N

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

CAPS 4030

This course serves as a survey of major issues within Chinese politics and foreign policy and constitutes the capstone seminar for CAPS students.  is intended to give students an opportunity to explore ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: GOVT 4037

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5101CAPS 4030  SEM 101

    • MOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Carlson, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    CAPS Seniors have priority for enrollment.

CAPS 4049

The rise of China is one of the most important and defining themes in changing world politics. This seminar course is intended for students to examine major issues and topics concerning the rise of China ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASIAN 4454

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 19023CAPS 4049  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Online

CAPS 4502

China's prominence in the news cycle and policy discourse reflects the immense and growing tension in China's relations with the United States and other countries around the world. Substantively, there ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: GOVT 4503

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  7418CAPS 4502  SEM 101

    • MOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Weiss, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

CAPS 4772

As China, with its "China Dream," rises in power on the global stage, what "China" means to its inhabitants and outsiders has become an issue increasingly relevant to business, international relations, ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  • 16945CAPS 4772  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Online

CAPS 4870

This course focuses primarily on China's evolving role in both Asia and world politics. While China may not necessarily be the sole determinant of the type of security order that will prevail in Asia, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASIAN 4475GOVT 4877GOVT 6877

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16736CAPS 4870  SEM 101

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Weiss, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

CAPS 4999

Independent study course in topics not covered in regularly scheduled courses. Students select a topic in consultation with the faculty member who has agreed to supervise the course work. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5103CAPS 4999  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Xin, X

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6704CAPS 4999  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Carlson, A

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7520CAPS 4999  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Weiss, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7647CAPS 4999  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • George, S

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies