KSCA013 History of China II

Faculty of Arts
Spring 2013
Extent and Intensity
2/0/0. 2 credit(s) (plus extra credits for completion). Recommended Type of Completion: zk (examination). Other types of completion: z (credit).
Mgr. Jakub Hrubý (lecturer), Mgr. et Mgr. Dušan Vávra, Ph.D. (deputy)
Mgr. Táňa Dluhošová, Ph.D. (alternate examiner)
Guaranteed by
doc. PhDr. Luboš Bělka, CSc.
Center for Chinese Studies - Department for the Study of Religions - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Lucie Čelková
Supplier department: Center for Chinese Studies - Department for the Study of Religions - Faculty of Arts
Prerequisites (in Czech)
KSCA012 History of China I
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
The capacity limit for the course is 50 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 0/50, only registered: 0/50, only registered with preference (fields directly associated with the programme): 0/50
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
At the end of the course students should be able to:

understand basic facts of Chinese history;
understand essential concepts of Chinese historiography;
understand the importance of Chinese history for contemporary problems
  • 1) introduction
  • 2) Song dynasty I
  • 3) Song dynasty II
  • 4) Song dynasty III
  • 5) Yuan dynasty and non-Han nations in China I
  • 6) Yuan dynasty and non-Han nations in China II
  • 7) Ming dynasty I
  • 8) Ming dynasty II
  • 9) Qing dynasty - 17th-18th c.
  • 10) China in the 19th c. - conflict with the West and the end of imperial regime
  • 11) China in the 20th c. I
  • 12) China in the 20th c. II
  • 13) China in the 20th c. III
  • PALÁT, Augustin and Jaroslav PRŮŠEK. Středověká Čína : společnost a zvyky v době dynastií Sung a Jüan. Praha: DharmaGaia, 2001. 379 s. ISBN 8085905396. info
  • FAIRBANK, John King. Dějiny Číny. Praha: Lidové noviny, 1998. 656 s. ISBN 80-7106-249-9. info
  • HOŠEK, Radislav and Václav MAREK. Řím Marka Aurelia. Vydání 1. Praha: Mladá fronta, 1990. 276 stran. ISBN 8020401474. info
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
Written test and oral exam.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Information on completion of the course: Posluchači Kulturních studií Číny povinně ukončují zkouškou.
The course is taught once in two years.
The course is taught: every other week.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2010, Spring 2012, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2018, Autumn 2018.
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