CAH3511 - Hong Kong's Culture and Heritage

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Chinese and History
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2021/22

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

This course is designed to provide students with a fundamental knowledge of Hong Kong’s culture and heritage to enhance students’ ability to appreciate and analyse cultural and heritage artefacts by adopting an interdisciplinary approach. Through studying representative cases of heritage preservation, students will be encouraged to apply theoretical knowledge and concepts in analysing the social and economic dimensions of heritage-making, as well as current practices and approaches to heritage preservation in Hong Kong.

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

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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