Semester A 2017 - 18 courses offered by Department of Applied Social Sciences (SS)

Important notes for exchange students:

  1. Course availability is subject to confirmation.
  2. Course registration is subject to the approval by the concerned department.
  3. Students should select courses at level B2 to B4 and fulfill course pre-requisites if applicable.
  4. Students should take 12-18 credit units in a semester.
  5. Students wishing to take courses other than the prescribed list below can approach the respective departments for advice and registration upon their arrival at CityU. Enrolment of individual students at such courses are at the discretion of the respective teaching department.
  6. The schedule of the following list will be available in early August for Semester A and early Dec for Semester B. Students are advised to check their courses to avoid any time clash in courses and add/ drop courses within the list on their arrival.
Course Code Course Title Level Language of Instruction Requirement / Restriction Remarks
GE2109 Love, Sex, and Relationships: Psychological Perspectives B2 English Full
GE2129 Psychology for Young Professionals B2 English
GE2211 Sexuality, Culture and Diversity B2 Some guest lectures will be conducted in Cantonese. Full
GE2221 Violence and Crime B2 English For students 18 years old and above.
SS2027 Social Statistics and Research Methods B2 English Full
SS2028 Basic Psychology II B2 English Prerequisite in "Basic Psychology" or equivalent is required.
SS2029 Basic Sociology B2 English Full
SS2030 Introduction to Criminology B2 English Full
SS2033 Research Methods for Behavioural Sciences B2 English Precursor: "Basic Psychology" or equivalent.
SS2105 Introduction to Social Work B2 English Full
SS2712 Personality and Individual Differences B2 English Full
SS3290 Social Work Research B3 English
SS3417 Applied Sociological Theory B3 English Full
SS3418 Public Opinion Polling B3 English Precursor: "Social Statistics and Research Methods" or equivalent.
SS3423 Applied Quantitative Research Methods B3 English Precursor: "Social Statistics and Research Methods" or equivalent.
SS3710 Psychology of Childhood & Adolescence B3 English Pre-requisite in "Basic Psychology" or equivalent is required.
SS3711 Biological Psychology B3 English Prerequisite in "Basic Psychology" or equivalent is required.
SS3712 Cognitive Psychology B3 English Pre-requisite in "Basic Psychology" or equivalent is required. Full
SS3721 Abnormal Psychology B3 English Pre-requisite in "Basic Psychology" or equivalent is required. Full
SS3723 Psychology of Language B3 English Pre-requisite in "Basic Psychology" or equivalent is required. Full
SS4118 Key Issues of Criminology in Contemporary Societies B4 English Pre-requisite in "Criminology" or equivalent is required.
SS4213 Youth and Criminal Justice in the Asia-Pacific Region B4 English Full
SS4300 Advanced Criminological Theory B4 English Prerequisite in "Criminology" or equivalent is required.
SS4716 Introduction to Educational Psychology B4 English Prerequisite in "Basic Psychology" or equivalent is required. Full

 

Remarks: B2 - Undergraduate courses (elementary level)
  B3 - Undergraduate courses (intermediate/advanced level)
  B4 - Undergraduate courses (advanced level)