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Classical Chinese 3b


Admission requirements

BA2 Klassiek Chinees 2.


This course is designed for students who have completed Klassiek Chinees I and II. In this class, we will read a wide variety of texts (history, literature, epitaphs, and notebooks). Students are expected to develop skills in independent reading for their own research.

Course objectives

By the end of this course, students should be able to

  1. Further exposure to classical Chinese vocabulary;
  2. Further refinement of grammatical knowledge;
  3. Further training in using dictionaries, databases, and other library tools;
  4. Further development of translation skills.


The timetables are available through My Timetable.

Mode of instruction

  • Seminar

Assessment method

Written exams (quiz and exams): 100%

Inspection and feedback

How and when an exam review will take place will be disclosed together with the publication of the exam results at the latest. If a student requests a review within 30 days after publication of the exam results, an exam review will have to be organized.

Reading list

See Brightspace


Enrolment through MyStudyMap is mandatory.
General information about course and exam enrolment is available on the website


  • For substantive questions, contact the lecturer listed in the right information bar.

  • For questions about enrolment, admission, etc, contact the Education Administration Office: OA De Vrieshof


Students must self-enrol on Brightspace, which is used for posting syllabus, class communications, and essay submission.