Programme Structure

To be eligible for the award of the Bachelor of Social Sciences with Honours in Economic and Public Policy Analysis, a student shall need to obtain the required number of credits specified below for the Year of entry, in courses prescribed and detailed on the programme tables. A student shall need to complete 160 credits of courses in total.


Year 1 Autumn Term (20 credits) Credits
ENGL A101F  University English Writing Skills 5
POLS A122F  Foundations of Social Sciences: Political Science 5
PSYC A124F  Foundations of Social Sciences: Psychology 5
STAT A221F  Statistics 5
 
Year 1 Spring Term (20 credits) Credits
ECON A121F  Foundations of Social Sciences: Economics 5
SOCI A123F  Foundations of Social Sciences: Sociology 5
ONE 5-credit purposely-designed General Education course 5
ONE 5-credit English language enhancement course 5
 
Year 2 Autumn Term (20 credits) Credits
POLS A221F  Introductory Comparative Politics 5
ECON A231F  Introduction to Microeconomics 5
STAT A222F  Essentials of Research Inquiry 5
ONE 5-credit purposely-designed General Education course 5
 
Year 2 Spring Term (20 credits) Credits
ECON A232F  Introduction to Macroeconomics 5
PUAD A222F  Introduction to Public Administration 5
TWO 5-credit purposely-designed General Education courses 10
 
Year 3 Autumn Term (20 credits) Credits
ECON A311F

 Intermediate Microeconomics /

5
ECON A312F  Intermediate Macroeconomics
SOCI A323F  Social Policy and Social Administration / 5
SOCI A320F  Hong Kong Society
POLS A323F  Hong Kong Government and Politics / 5
PUAD A322F  Public Sector Management /
POLS A325F  Selected Topics in Contemporary Hong Kong Politics /
PUAD A323F  Public Policy Studies /
ECON A313F  Introductory Econometrics / 5
ECON A321F  Economic System of Hong Kong /
ONE 5-credit Higher-level social sciences course
   
Year 3 Spring Term (20 credits) Credits
ECON A341F  The Economics of Health and Long Term Care / 5
ECON A322F  Applied Economics in Public Policy Analysis /
ECON A326F  Chinese Economy
SOCI A327F  Globalization, Social Policy and Everyday Life /  5
SOCI A331F  Perspectives and Issues on Contemporary Urban Development
ECON A342F  Selected Topics in Hong Kong Economic Policy Analysis  5
ONE 5-credit Higher-level social sciences course 5
   
Year 4 Autumn Term (20 credits) Credits
POLS A323F  Hong Kong Government and Politics /  5
PUAD A322F  Public Sector Management /
POLS A325F  Selected Topics in Contemporary Hong Kong Politics /
PUAD A323F  Public Policy Studies
SOCI A323F  Social Policy and Social Administration / 5
SOCI A320F  Hong Kong Society /
PSYC A321F  Social Psychology
ECON A313F  Introductory Econometrics / 5
ECON A321F  Economic System of Hong Kong /
ONE 5-credit Higher-level social sciences course
ONE 5-credit Higher-level social sciences course 5
 
Year 4 Spring Term (20 credits) Credits
ECON A341F  The Economics of Health and Long Term Care / 5
ECON A322F  Applied Economics in Public Policy Analysis /
ECON A326F  Chinese Economy
SOCI A327F  Globalization, Social Policy and Everyday Life / 5
SOCI A331F  Perspectives and Issues on Contemporary Urban Development
PUAD A341F  Selected Topics in Hong Kong Public Policy Analysis  5
ONE 5-credit Higher-level social sciences course 5
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Modified Date: Nov 12, 2019