POL6805 - Housing Management, Local Politics and Public Relations

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Public Policy
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
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 equip students with a good understanding of the government and politics of Hong Kong and to enhance their knowledge about the important roles played by public relations, public opinion and the media in local politics within the context of housing management.  The course also aims to put emphasis on the study of real life cases in local politics and public relations that have had significant impacts on housing management in Hong Kong and offers to invite experts and practitioners in these fields to share their knowledge, skills and experience with students in guest lectures whenever appropriate.

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

Seminar discussion: 20%
Individual assignment: 30%
Case study presentation-cum-report: 50%
Detailed Course Information


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