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Bachelor of Science with Honours in Electronics (through Pathway 1)
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Programme description

This programme provides comprehensive knowledge of a wide range of electronic principles, practical skills in electronics and the capacity to analyse and synthesize circuits and devices. The Honours programme gives students the opportunity to specialize in certain areas of electronics, and includes training in independent project work.

Graduates are qualified to embark on a career as an electronic design engineer, analyst or consultant.


Programme requirements

Programme-specific entry requirement:

This programme admits students who are holders of a recognized Higher Diploma or Associateship in one of the following disciplines:

  • Communications Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer and Information Engineering
  • Digital Electronics and Embedded System Design
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Electronic and Communications Engineering
  • Electronic and Computer Engineering
  • Electronic and Information Engineering
  • Electronic Engineering with Business Management
  • Energy Management Services
  • Lifestyle Electronics
  • Marine Communication and Electronic Technology
  • Marine Electronics
  • Multimedia Web Development and Digital Entertainment
  • Radio and Electronic Technology
  • Telecommunications and Networking
  • Telecommunications Engineering

Students pursuing this programme must successfully complete 80 credits as follows:

(a) 30 credits from courses in (b) , (e) or (f) in BSCHE, of which at most 10 credits are allowed from each of (e) and (f) in BSCHE;
(b) 20 credits from:
Course code Course title Credits Level
ELEC S323* Information Theory and Digital Communications 10 Higher
ELEC S334* Signal Processing and Multimedia Technology 10 Higher
ENGG S356* Engineering Small Worlds: Micro and Nano Technologies 10 Higher
MECH S395* Mechatronics 10 Higher
(c) 10 credits from courses:
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Course title Credits Level
ENGG S228 #,* Engineers in Society 5 Middle
MGT B240 Principles and Practices of Management 5 Middle
MGT B344 Theory and Design of Organizations 5 Higher
MGT B345 Managing in Organizations 5 Higher
TC S319 Quality Management for Science and Technology 5 Higher
TC S409 Safety and Reliability for Science and Technology 5 Higher
Students in the BSc with Honours programme intending to apply for membership of professional engineering societies are advised to take BUS B103 and ENGG S228.
(d) 20 credits from:
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Course title Credits Level
ELEC S402 Electronics Project Course 20 Higher

Students are required to complete 80 credits but they may opt to graduate with the Bachelor of Science in Electronics [BSCE1] (40 credits) after completing the required number of credits and fulfilling the requirements of the programme regulations.

Notes: Courses marked with an asterisk (*) appear in several lists but can only be taken ONCE.

Choosing the first courses to get started

Students should consider initially registering for one of the following foundation level courses, which count towards qualification.

  • MATH S122 A Foundation in Applied Mathematics or MATH S121 A Foundation Course in Pure Mathematics

  • SCI S121 A Foundation Course in Physics and Chemistry


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For enquiries about the programmes, please contact:

Dr Angus Wong 王建陽博士
Tel: 2768 6824

Dr Steven Choy 蔡雙安博士
Tel: 2768 6857

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