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Tsinghua University

文物精品与文化中国:农业与制造业 | Relics in Chinese History - Part 1: Agriculture and Manufacturing

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Chinese archaeology is one of the fastest growing and most exciting fields of study in China. With a wealth of cultural relics unearthed this past century, the world’s fascination with China’s rich history has been renewed.

In this part 1 of a three-part series, this Chinese history course will examine unique cultural relics identified by scholars as important to Chinese civilization. We will focus on agriculture, textiles, architecture, painted pottery, jade articles, bronze ware, shipbuilding and more. We will ignite your curiosity as we explore how these treasures reveal China’s past, and guide the future of Chinese culture.


Taught by

Peng Lin


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    Mac Kao

    Mac Kao completed this course, spending 3 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be medium.

    China has one of the biggest historical finds, the terracotta warriors. The stories and the way of lives are being brought back to life when the culture meets design. It is now the best of time to embrace history and yet to be creative.
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