this course is aimed
- † † † † †to inform the students with the main Chinese literature genre and main forms of Chinese arts.
-††††††††† to give the students an overview of famous Chinese writers and their works, as well as famous Chinese artists and their works.
-††††††††† to provide the students with a basic knowledge of the classical images in both literature and other art forms.
-††††††††† to develop studentsí ability to appreciate and criticize Chinese literature and arts
-††††††††† to widen studentsí understanding on Chinese aesthetics.
-††††††††† to enlarge studentsí vocabulary through learning
-††††††††† to strengthen studentsí Chinese reading and writing skills (in Chinese characters)