95468 - Chinese Language Exercises (Lm) - B

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This teaching activity contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.

Gender equality Peace, justice and strong institutions

Academic Year 2022/2023

Course contents

The student possesses in-depth knowledge of the history of modern Chinese literature, with a focus on the relationship between literary texts and the historical, artistic and linguistic context. They know and can use practical methodologies for the analysis and interpretation of literary texts.


Chinese texts to be translated and analysed will be available on the course EOL page

Teaching methods

Lectures and exercises

Assessment methods

Oral examination.

The Chinese Language LM (30912) exam consists of two parts of 30/30 scores each. The final score is the mathematical average of the marks obtained in the two parts:

  • Language (Prof. Picerni): Analysis and translation of 3 short extracts of the passages presented during the course; 10 points each. Active participation in classroom discussions will be accounted for.
  • Exercises (Prof. Hu): Questions in Chinese on the content of the pieces presented during the course. Further information, as well as the exam texts, are available on the EOL page.

Teaching tools

PowerPoint presentations

Office hours

See the website of Federico Picerni