Programme Structure (Year 2 Entry)

Students have to complete a total of 120 credits of core courses:

 

Year 2 (40 credits)

 

No Specialization / Specialization in Criminology / Specialization in Cultural and Heritage Studies / Specialization in Social Policy and Youth Studies

 

Courses

Credits

ENGL A101F

University English Writing Skills

5

SOCI A220F

Essentials of Sociological Inquiry

5

SOCI A221F

Social Problems and Social Issues

5

STAT A221F

Statistics

5

ONE of the following courses:

 

ECON A231F

Introduction to Microeconomics

5

POLS A221F

Introductory Comparative Politics

PSYC A236F

Positive Psychology and Mental Health

ONE of the following courses:

 

ECON A232F

Introduction to Macroeconomics

5

PSYC A239F

Criminal Psychology

PUAD A222F

Introduction to Public Administration

ONE 5-credit English language enhancement course

5

ONE 5-credit higher-level Creative Arts / Social Sciences course

5

 

Year 3* (40 credits)

 

No Specialization

 

Courses

Credits

STAT A222F

Essentials of Research Inquiry

5

ECON A321F

Economic System of Hong Kong

5

SOCI A320F

Hong Kong Society

5

SOCI A321F

Cultural Tourism and Society

5

SOCI A325F

Understanding Chinese Society

5

SOCI A327F

Globalization, Social Policy and Everyday Life

5

SOCI A328F

Perspectives and Issues on Crime

5

SOCI A333F

Family, Gender and Sexuality

5

 

Specialization in Criminology

 

Courses

Credits

STAT A222F

Essentials of Research Inquiry

5

SOCI A320F

Hong Kong Society

5

SOCI A325F

Understanding Chinese Society

5

SOCI A327F

Globalization, Social Policy and Everyday Life

5

SOCI A328F

Perspectives and Issues on Crime

5

SOCI A333F

Family, Gender and Sexuality

5

SOCI A334F

Youth and Crime

5

SOCI A335F

Youth Studies and Youth Policy

5

 

Specialization in Cultural and Heritage Studies

 

Courses

Credits

STAT A222F

Essentials of Research Inquiry

5

SOCI A311F

Mobility, Place, Culture

5

SOCI A320F

Hong Kong Society

5

SOCI A321F

Cultural Tourism and Society

5

SOCI A325F

Understanding Chinese Society

5

SOCI A327F

Globalization, Social Policy and Everyday Life

5

SOCI A333F

Family, Gender and Sexuality

5

SOCI A336F

Borders, Culture and Development

5

 

Specialization in Social Policy and Youth Studies

 

Courses

Credits

STAT A222F

Essentials of Research Inquiry

5

SOCI A320F

Hong Kong Society

5

SOCI A325F

Understanding Chinese Society

5

SOCI A327F

Globalization, Social Policy and Everyday Life

5

SOCI A328F

Perspectives and Issues on Crime

5

SOCI A333F

Family, Gender and Sexuality

5

SOCI A334F

Youth and Crime

5

SOCI A335F

Youth Studies and Youth Policy

5

 

Year 4* (40 credits)

 

No Specialization

 

Courses

Credits

ECON A324F

Global Political Economy

5

PSYC A321F

Social Psychology

5

PUAD A322F

Public Sector Management

5

SOCI A323F

Social Policy and Social Administration

5

SOCI A329F

Crime Control and Punishment in Society

5

SOCI A331F

Perspectives and Issues on Contemporary Urban Development

5

SOCI A332F

Ageing: Issues and Perspectives

5

ONE of the following courses:

 

CCA A204BF

Reading and Writing Skills

5

ONE 5-credit higher-level Social Sciences course

       

 

Specialization in Criminology

 

Courses

Credits

ECON A324F

Global Political Economy

5

PSYC A325F

Abnormal Psychology

5

PUAD A322F

Public Sector Management

5

SOCI A323F

Social Policy and Social Administration

5

SOCI A329F

Crime Control and Punishment in Society

5

SOCI A331F

Perspectives and Issues on Contemporary Urban Development

5

SOCI A332F

Ageing: Issues and Perspectives

5

ONE of the following courses:

 

CCA A204BF

Reading and Writing Skills

5

PSYC A239F

Criminal Psychology (only for students with specialization in Criminology if they did not take this course in Year 2)

ONE 5-credit higher-level Social Sciences course

       

 

Specialization in Cultural and Heritage Studies

 

Courses

Credits

ECON A324F

Global Political Economy

5

PSYC A321F

Social Psychology

5

PUAD A322F

Public Sector Management

5

SOCI A317F

Ethnicity, Nationalism and Multiculturalism in a Globalizing World

5

SOCI A322F

Memory, Culture and Society

5

SOCI A331F

Perspectives and Issues on Contemporary Urban Development

5

SOCI A337F

Heritage Preservation in Hong Kong

5

ONE of the following courses:

 

CCA A204BF

Reading and Writing Skills

5

ONE 5-credit higher-level Social Sciences course

       

 

Specialization in Social Policy and Youth Studies

 

Courses

Credits

ECON A324F

Global Political Economy

5

PSYC A321F

Social Psychology

5

PUAD A322F

Public Sector Management

5

SOCI A323F

Social Policy and Social Administration

5

SOCI A329F

Crime Control and Punishment in Society

5

SOCI A331F

Perspectives and Issues on Contemporary Urban Development

5

SOCI A332F

Ageing: Issues and Perspectives

5

ONE of the following courses:

 

CCA A204BF

Reading and Writing Skills

5

ONE 5-credit higher-level Social Sciences course

       

*The courses offered in Years 3 and 4 may be swapped subject to the actual course presentation in that particular academic year.

 

 

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Modified Date: Nov 12, 2020