Readings in Pre-modern Japanese History

15 points

Not offered 2024, offered in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

For further information see Language, Social and Political Sciences


This course aims to broaden students' understanding of the major developments, events and personalities in Japan's pre-modern history, from the earliest times to the dawn of the modern era. It will also focus on linguistic aspects of Japan's academic written style, familiarity with which will enhance students' ability to comprehend and translate the wide variety of non-fiction materials they will encounter in their own research.


Subject to approval of the Programme Director.