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Programmes

课程

Master of Social Sciences (MSocSc) (Contemporary China Studies)

社会科学院

Study Mode Full-time: 1 year Part-time: 2 years

Tuition Fee HK$107,800/programme

Cut Off Date 08 Aug 2020

Year of Entry 2020 September

Funding Nature Self-financed

Application DeadlineNon-local students: 15 Jun 2020
Local students: 8 Aug 2020

Programme DirectorProf RUAN Danching

Programme Office (852) 3411 6639 mchinast@hkbu.edu.hk http://mccs.hkbu.edu.hk  

Selection Process
  1. Applicants may be required to attend an interview as part of the selection process.
  2. Application result will be reflected in the application status in the online application system.
Aims

The Programme is designed to accomplish the following objectives:

  1. to provide students with a critical understanding of contemporary China from political, historical, economic, geographical and sociological perspectives;
  2. to sharpen students’ awareness of the complex relationships of historical, economic, geographical, political, and sociological factors in China through a multidisciplinary approach; and
  3. to enhance students’ understanding of the processes of change which will shape future relationship between Hong Kong, the rest of China, and the World.

Programme Structure 

Units Requirement 27 units
Required Courses 3 units
Concentration/Field and Elective Courses 24 units
Concentrations The programme has four concentrations as follows:
  1. Economic Development and Reform
  2. History and Culture
  3. Society and Community
  4. Urban Development and Environmental Management

 

Study Curriculum The study curriculum may change from time to time. Applicants may make reference to the programme website or the University Student Handbook 2019/20 for details of the list of courses.

Academic Qualification

Applicants:

  1. should hold a bachelor’s degree, or qualification of equivalent standard from another university or comparable institution;
  2. with a background in social sciences and/or humanities will be given preference.

 


Language Proficiency Requirement

Applicants should meet the English proficiency requirement. Applicants should have a bachelor degree from a university in Hong Kong or an English-speaking country; or submit one of the following original score reports/certificates for assessment:

  1. TOEFL minimum score: 79 (internet-based); or
  2. IELTS (academic): band score of 6.5 or above; or
  3. College English Test (CET 6): 450 or above

Frequency of Intake
Twice a year, admission in September and January (upon announcement).

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