THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Credit Unit Statements for First Degree Curricula under the 2012 Curriculum

University requirements:

- HKU Common Core Curriculum
 
- English Language Enhancement Courses

- Chinese Language Enhancement Courses

    Chinese Language Enhancement Courses offered by Chinese Language Enhancement Programme
    Chinese Language Courses offered by Chinese Language Centre


Experiential learning in a global context:

- HKU Horizons


Full-time first degree curricula:

Faculty of Architecture

Bachelor of Arts in Architectural Studies (updated in January 2018)
Bachelor of Arts in Conservation (updated in January 2018)

Bachelor of Arts in Landscape Studies (updated in November 2019)
Bachelor of Arts in Urban Studies (updated in January 2018)
Bachelor of Arts and Sciences in Design+ (to be offered from 2019-20)

Bachelor of Science in Surveying (updated in January 2018)


Faculty of Arts

Bachelor of Arts

Majors/Minors:

American Studies (updated in September 2019)

China Studies (updated in January 2018)

Chinese History and Culture

Chinese Language and Literature (updated in August 2018)

Chinese Studies (for students admitted to the 4-year curriculum in 2015-16 or before)

Comparative Literature

English Studies (updated in September 2019)

European Studies (updated in December 2019)

Fine Arts (updated in September 2019)

French (updated in August 2018)

Gender Studies (to be offered from 2018-19)

General Linguistics

German (updated in May 2016)

Global Creative Industries (updated in November 2016)

History

Hong Kong Studies (updated n April 2018)

Italian (updated in September 2019)

Korean Studies (updated in August 2017)

Language and Communication (updated in September 2019)

Music

Philosophy (updated in January 2017)

Spanish (updated in September 2019)

Translation (updated in August 2017)

Major:
    Japanese Studies (updated in September 2017)
Minors:

African Studies (updated in September 2019)

Arabic

Buddhist Studies

Greek

Japanese Culture (updated in May 2016)

Japanese Language (updated in May 2016)

Portuguese

Swedish (updated in August 2018)

Thai

Bachelor of Arts (Literary Studies)

Bachelor of Arts (Literary Studies) and Bachelor of Laws

Faculty of Business and Economics

Bachelor of Business Administration

Majors:

Business Design and Innovation

Entrepreneurship, Design and Innovation (re-titled from previous Major in Business Design and Innovation starting from 2019-20)

Human Resource Management

Information Systems
Marketing
Wealth Management

Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and Finance

Bachelor of Business Administration (Information Systems)

Bachelor of Business Administration (International Business and Global Management)

Bachelor of Business Administration (Law) / Bachelor of Business Administration (Law) - Professional Core in Accounting
Bachelor of Business Administration (Law) and Bachelor of Laws

Bachelor of Economics

Bachelor of Economics and Finance
Bachelor of Finance in Asset Management and Private Banking

Bachelor of Science (Quantitative Finance)

HKU-PKU “Future Leaders" Dual Bachelor’s Degree in Economics, Finance and Management (to be offered from 2019-20)

HKU-PKU Dual Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and Finance (to be offered from 2019-20)

Minor:

Business and Economy in China (to be offered from 2019-20)

 

Faculty of Dentistry

Bachelor of Dental Surgery

 

Faculty of Education

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Education in Language Education (English/Chinese) (updated in December 2019)

Bachelor of Arts and Sciences in Social Data Science (to be offered from 2019-20)

Minor:
    Social Data Science (to be offered from 2019-20)

Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood Education and Special Education (to be offered from 2019-20)

Bachelor of Education and Bachelor of Science (updated in December 2019)

Bachelor of Education and Bachelor of Social Sciences (updated in December 2019)

Bachelor of Science in Applied Child Development
Bachelor of Science in Information Management

Bachelor of Science in Speech and Hearing Sciences (updated in May 2018)

Minors:
    Education
    Information Management

Faculty of Engineering

Bachelor of Arts and Sciences in Financial Technology (to be offered from 2019-20)

Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering (for students admitted in 2017-18 or before)

Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering (Environmental Engineering) (for students admitted in 2014-15 or before)

Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Engineering (for students admitted in 2017-18 or before)

Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science (for students admitted in 2017-18 or before)

Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science (HKU) and Bachelor of Engineering (Tsinghua University)(for students pursuing BEng in Computer Science) (to be offered from 2021-22)

Bachelor of Engineering in Engineering Science

Major:
    Systems Analytics

Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering (for students admitted in 2017-18 or before)
Bachelor of Engineering in Electronic Engineering (for students admitted in 2017-18 or before)

Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial Engineering and Technology Management (for students admitted in 2015-16 or before)

Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management (re-titled from previous Bachelor of Engineering in Logistics Engineering and Supply Chain Management starting from 2016-17)

Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (for students admitted in 2017-18 or before)

Bachelor of Engineering in Medical Engineering (for students admitted in 2017-18 or before)
Bachelor of Engineering in Biomedical Engineering (for student admitted in 2018-19 and thereafter)

 

Faculty of Law

Bachelor of Laws

Dual Bachelor of Law curriculum in collaboration with University College London (updated in September 2019)

Dual Bachelor of Law curriculum in collaboration with Peking University (to be offered from 2019-20)

 

Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine

Bachelor of Arts and Sciences in Global Health and Development (to be offered from 2019-20)

Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences
Minors:
    Biotechnology Clinical Research (for students admitted in 2017-18 and thereafter)
    Genetics and Genomics
    Kinesiology (for students admitted in 2017-18 and thereafter)
    Pharmaceutical Sciences (for students admitted in 2016-17 or before)
Bachelor of Chinese Medicine

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (for students admitted in 2015-16 or before)

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (for students admitted in the 2016-17 and thereafter)

Bachelor of Nursing

Bachelor of Nursing (for students admitted in 2019-20 and thereafter)

Bachelor of Pharmacy (updated in September 2017)

Bachelor of Science in Exercise and Health (for students admitted in 2016-17 or before)
Major/Minor:
    Exercise Science (for students admitted in 2016-17 or before)

 

Faculty of Science

Bachelor of Arts and Sciences in Applied Artificial Intelligence (to be offered from 2019-20)

Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Science (applicable from 2019-20)

Majors/Minors:

Astronomy

Biochemistry
Chemistry
Ecology & Biodiversity

Environmental Science
Food & Nutritional Science

Mathematics
Molecular Biology & Biotechnology

Physics

Risk Management

Statistics

Majors:

    Biological Sciences

    Decision Analytics
    Earth System Science
    Geology

    Mathematics/Physics

Intensive Majors:
    Chemistry
    Ecology & Biodiversity
    Geology
    Mathematics (to be offered from 2019-20)
    Molecular Biology & Biotechnology
    Physics (to be offered from 2019-20)

Minors:
    Actuarial Studies
    Computational & Financial Mathematics
    Earth Sciences
    Marine Biology
    Operations Research and Mathematical Programming
    Plant Science
    Science Entrepreneurship (to be offered from 2019-20)

Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science (updated in May 2016)


Faculty of Social Sciences

Bachelor of Arts and Sciences (to be offered from 2019-20)

Bachelor of Social Sciences

Majors/Minors:
    China Studies

Cognitive Science (updated in March 2019)
Counselling
Criminology
Culture, Heritage and Tourism (for students admitted in 2014-15 or before)
Geography
Global Studies (for students admitted in 2015-16 or before)
Media and Cultural Studies

Neuroscience (updated in September 2019)

Politics and Public Administration

Psychology (updated in March 2019)

Social Policy and Community Building (for students admitted in 2013-14 or before)

Social Work and Social Administration

Social Policy and Social Development (re-titled from previous Major/Minor in Social Work and Social Administration starting from 2019-20)

Sociology

Urban Governance

Minors:

Family and Child Studies

Human Resource Management

Journalism and Media Studies
Social Development  

Bachelor of Social Sciences (Government and Laws)
Bachelor of Social Sciences (Government and Laws) and Bachelor of Laws

Bachelor of Social Work

Bachelor of Journalism



Part-time first degree curricula:


Faculty of Architecture
Bachelor of Housing Management

Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine
Bachelor of Nursing:
    Bachelor of Nursing for Enrolled Nurses 
    Bachelor of Nursing for Registered Nurses 


Faculty of Social Sciences
Bachelor of Criminal Justice