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Japan in the World: Cultural Encounters, 16th-19th Centuries

This course will explore Japan’s overlooked international relations with Asia and its encounters with the West before, during, and after the Tokugawa era (1600-1868). Participants will investigate teacher-developed lessons and primary sources to use in their middle and high school world history classrooms.

When:
September 28, 2017 8:00am to 2:00pm
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Start Date: September 28, 2017
End Date: December 11, 2017
Time Detail: Four asynchronous, two-week modules with 24 contact hours
Location: Online
Type of Course: Online Seminars and Workshops
Audience: Secondary teachers
Course Description: This course will explore Japan’s overlooked international relations with Asia and its encounters with the West before, during, and after the Tokugawa era (1600-1868). Participants will investigate teacher-developed lessons and primary sources to use in their middle and high school world history classrooms.
Registration and Info:
Registration open until early September. https://www.colorado.edu/ptea/japan-world
Offered to: All States

 

Events

August 30, 2017 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a talk by Douglas Fuller from Zhejiang University. Fuller's new book, "Paper Tigers, Hidden Dragons," provides an in-depth longitudinal study of China's information technology industry and policy over the last 15 years. 

August 31, 2017 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

USC US-China Institute director Clay Dube will ask Julie Makinen of the L.A. Times, Jonathan Karp of the Asia Society, and May Lee of CCTV what it takes to report on complex and ever-changing China.