CAH5501 - Chinese for Law

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Chinese and History
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to sensitize students to the variation of legal Chinese in Chinese communities and develops their ability to understand the language in a variety of legal contexts and to use it creatively in styles appropriate for different audiences.  It also explores with students the problems arising from the increasing use of Chinese in the legal domain of Hong Kong.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Written assignments: 25%
Term paper: 50%
Final test: 25%
Detailed Course Information


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Department of Chinese and History