China & Asia Pacific Studies (CAPS)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2022-2023.

CAPS 2231

This is a course about the power of the past in Chinese historical, literary, religious, and artistic imagination.  We will survey notions about China's past across more than two millennia, from the Bronze ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASIAN 2231

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 19525 CAPS 2231   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

CAPS 2435

Maoism and Chinese Communism are not history after Mao's death in 1976. In China, Maoism holds the key to the enduring success of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), one of the most remarkable organizations ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: HIST 2435

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17754 CAPS 2435   SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

CAPS 2575

This lecture course focus on the human condition of Chinese women after 1949. In the name of the Women's liberation movement since the early 1900s, do Chinese women eventually hold up the half sky? From ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: FGSS 2575HIST 2575

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17755 CAPS 2575   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Time spent outside of the classroom viewing Chinese independent documentary films, music, and photographs; and additional workshops with film directors, singers, and photographers will be required.

CAPS 2932

In contemporary China, as in many other places of the world, the ideology and social reality of gender relations is highly paradoxical. Women are flattered for their power as consumers and commitment to ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASIAN 2291FGSS 2932HIST 2932

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  7243 CAPS 2932   LEC 001

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 23 - May 9, 2023
    • Du, Y

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

CAPS 3329

Ever since the creation of the concept of a culturally and geographically stable center in China, people have been intentionally excluded from that center. Disgraced officials are sent to far-flung provinces, ... view course details

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  •  6675 CAPS 3329   SEM 101

    • MW To Be Assigned
    • Jan 23 - May 9, 2023
    • Admussen, N

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

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

  •  6260 CAPS 4010   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Jan 23 - May 9, 2023
    • Carlson, A

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6806 CAPS 4010   IND 602

    • TBA
    • Jan 23 - May 9, 2023
    • Xin, X

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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

  •  4156 CAPS 4020   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Jan 23 - May 9, 2023
    • Carlson, A

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5966 CAPS 4020   IND 614

    • TBA
    • Jan 23 - May 9, 2023
    • 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. It is intended to give students an opportunity to explore ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASIAN 4435GOVT 4037

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  4155 CAPS 4030   SEM 101

    • M Sibley Hall 318
    • Jan 23 - May 9, 2023
    • Carlson, A

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    CAPS Seniors have priority for enrollment.

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

  • 16882 CAPS 4502   SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

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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  • 17412 CAPS 4772   SEM 101

    • T McGraw Hall 145
    • Jan 23 - May 9, 2023
    • Du, Y

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

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

  •  4157 CAPS 4999   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Jan 23 - May 9, 2023
    • Xin, X

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5412 CAPS 4999   IND 603

    • TBA
    • Jan 23 - May 9, 2023
    • Carlson, A

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5967 CAPS 4999   IND 604

    • TBA
    • Jan 23 - May 9, 2023
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6030 CAPS 4999   IND 605

    • TBA
    • Jan 23 - May 9, 2023
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies