Bachelor of Social Sciences with Honours in Politics and Public Administration BSSCHPAJ-Bachelor of Social Sciences with Honours in Politics and Public Administration
Introduction

The Bachelor of Social Sciences with Honours in Politics and Public Administration is a four-year programme. Applicants can apply for admission to Year 1, Year 2 or Year 3.

Year 1 entry   Programme code: BSSCHPAJ1
Total credits: 160
Year 2 entry   Programme code: BSSCHPAJ2
Total credits: 120
Year 3 entry   Programme code: BSSCHPAJ3
Total credits: 80

Year 2 entry: For holders of a Higher Diploma or Associate Degree in any discipline.

Year 3 entry: For holders of a Higher Diploma or Associate Degree in a related area.

Aims

The politics and public administration curriculum guides students to develop knowledge and skills in the study of political science and public administration. Specifically, the curriculum aims to equip students with an in-depth knowledge of politics and public administration; arouse their interest in studying global and public problems and issues related to the management of the government; familiarize them with the knowledge and skills for conducting research within the discipline; and analyse public problems of the world and their society.

Career prospects

Politics and public administration graduates will be capable of further studies or pursuing a career in a wide range of fields, especially in the public sector.

Programme structure

Please click the hyperlinks below to view the programme structure:
BSSCHPAJ1, BSSCHPAJ2, BSSCHPAJ3

Language of instruction

English

Duration of programme

Year 1 entry: 4 years
Year 2 entry: 3 years
Year 3 entry: 2 years

Contact information
Full-time Social Sciences Programme Team
(852) 2768 6457
ftss@ouhk.edu.hk
For more details about the programme information, please refer to the programme website.
Year 1 entry   BSSCHPAJ1
Year 2 entry   BSSCHPAJ2
Year 3 entry   BSSCHPAJ3

http://www.ouhk.edu.hk/ftss