|The course introduces theoretical background, methods of enquiry, modes of literary analysis, Modes of linguistic analysis, mechanics of research, writing, /reporting of research etc. topics
|CHINESE CULTURE STUDIES
|A thorough understanding of the salient features of Chinese culture, with its varied definitions and parameters, incorporating the theories of folklore and folk literature. The course would also introduce the characteristic indices of Chinese culture with formative theories and concrete examples cited in different texts.
|B R Deepak
|INDIA-CHINA CIVILIZATIONAL INTERACTION
|The primary objective of the course is to expose students to foundational issues of spiritual and material linkages between India and China during the ancient and mediaeval times; the interface between these two countries during the colonial times; and the peace and conflict between the two during the 20th and 21st century.
|CONTEMPORARY CHINESE LITERATURE & LITERARY CRITICISM
|The course introduces major literary trends in post 1949 China, parameters for literary production and literary criticism, changing perception and influences.
|CHINESE LITERARY HISTORY
|A comprehensive course in approaches to literary history, writing of history, history of Chinese texts, sociological aspects, constructs: genres etc. by writers.
|CHINESE LANGUAGE, LINGUISTIC PROFILE & STYLES OF MODERN CHINESE
|History and development of Chinese language and linguistics by analyzing classical Chinese texts and comprehending the literary, textual and linguistic culture from antiquity till the modern times.