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HIST5506C Comparative Mythologies: Ancient Chinese, Greek, & Others

2016-2017 2nd Term [9 January, 2017 – 22 April, 2017]

Lecturer: Dr. Frederick Hok-ming CHEUNG


Tel: (852) 6424-8890


Tutor: Mr. Chung Yan Hon Michael



Time: Monday, 6:30 – 9:15 pm

Venue: YIA LT7

Medium of instruction: English


Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, students will be able to have

  1. a better understanding of the theories and themes of comparative mythologies, especially those in ancient Greece and China;
  2. critically thought about related issues of mythology;
  3. gained a basic understanding of comparative mythology of the world as a whole.