2021 Summer course on Chinese Poetry

In May 2021 Confucius Institute offers a summer course Introduction to Chinese Poetry. This course is primarily for students with intermediate-level of Chinese skills to learn about basics of classical and modern Chinese poetry and to experience poetry recitation.

This course will begin with introductory lessons on classical and modern Chinese poetry. Topics to be covered include main features of the poetry, major poets and poems, and historical contexts of their creation. Students will get to practice recitation of the poems with Chinese language teachers for several times. In the end of the course, there will be a poem recitation event and best performers will get prizes for their performance.

Meeting time: 10-28.5.2021, Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 13:14:30 .

Formats: Zoom (links to be announced later), Learning materials, such as powerpoint will be placed on moodle.

Credits: 5 ETC

Julie Yu-Wen CHEN, Professor, University of Helsinki
LI Maosen, Professor, University of Helsinki & Renmin University of China
Tero Tähtinen, PhD Candidate, Tampere University
ZHAO Xiufen, Lecturer, University of Helsinki
CHENG Xue, Lecturer, University of Helsinki
HOU Donghai, Lecturer, University of Helsinki
LING Min, Lecturer, University of Helsinki
Coordinator: Mariliina Räsänen

See the full programme

University of Helsinki students register in weboodi
Non-students register via e-form: https://elomake.helsinki.fi/lomakkeet/110884/lomakkeet.html