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Degrees

 

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Chinese Language, Literature and Communication

 

QR Level: 5

QR Registration No.: 19/000922/L5

QR Reg. Validity Period: 01/09/2019-31/08/2024

This programme is accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications.

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Programme Intended Learning Outcomes

 

Upon successful completion of this programme, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a high level of communicative competence in the Chinese language for academic and professional purposes;
  • Critically analyse, evaluate, and synthesize the concepts and theories in core areas of Chinese language, literature and communication for a range of academic and professional contexts;
  • Apply the knowledge of Chinese language, literature and communication to perform academic and professional functions;
  • Demonstrate the ability to use fluent Cantonese and Putonghua for effective communication;
  • Apply innovative thinking, analytical, evaluative, problem-solving, IT and multimedia skills to conduct relevant academic research or perform job duties; and
  • Develop a sense of ethical standard, virtuous and responsible citizenship and respect for diversity in their daily life.

 

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Main Subject Areas

 

Chinese Language courses

  • Modern Chinese
  • Classical Chinese
  • Etymology and Phonology
  • Special Topic in the Language Situation of Hong Kong

Chinese Literature courses

  • Classical Chinese Literature
  • Modern and Contemporary Chinese Literature
  • Hong Kong Literature
  • Literary Theories and Criticism

Chinese Communication courses

  • Chinese Writing for Media, Business and Public Administration
  • Writing Workshop
  • Chinese Publishing and Multimedia Editing Skills
  • Putonghua for Professional Communication
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Further Studies Pathways

 

This programme has been offered since 2019-20. Articulation possibilities may include:

 

City University of Hong Kong
Master of Arts in Chinese
Hong Kong Baptist University
Master of Arts in Chinese Literature, Language and Culture
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Master of Arts in Chinese Language and Literature
Lingnan University
Master of Arts in Chinese
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Master of Arts in Chinese Language and Literature
The Education University of Hong Kong
Master of Arts in Chinese Studies (Language Education)
The University of Hong Kong
Master of Arts in Chinese Language and Literature
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Career Prospects

 

Graduates of the programme will be well-prepared for jobs that demand excellent Chinese writing and presentation skills, such as teaching assistants, editors, playwrights and managers. Coupled with their knowledge in IT and multimedia production, graduates will have a competitive edge in the digital domain where all marketing and sales are delivered and processed on our electronic devices.