Chinese Books 1

The Pre-BA (Foundation Certificate) programme provides a basic grounding and knowledge of traditional Chinese language and writing, textual style and calligraphy.

It aims to give students an introduction to some of the most famous classic Chinese texts, through which students will gain knowledge about the wider cultural and historical circumstances of the selected classic texts, hence develop an understanding of some of the philosophical ideas that arise from the classic texts.

It will also allow students to develop basic skills for interpreting and evaluating classic Chinese texts, and therefore to enhance students’ various transferable skills in analysis and communication in general.