Semester B 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
1101 Basic Psychology B1 English
2702 Psychology of Interpersonal Relations B2 English Pre-requisite in "Basic Psychology" or equivalent is required
2714 Psychological Testing B2 English Pre-requisite in "Research Methods for Behavioural Sciences" or equivalent is required
3720 Neuropsychology B3 English Pre-requisites in "Basic Psychology" and "Biological Psychology" or equivalent are required
4214 Crime and Corruption in Asia B4 English
4584 Social Risk Analysis B4 English Pre-requisite in "Basic Sociology" or equivalent is required.
GE2109 Love, Sex, and Relationships: Psychological Perspectives B2 English
GE2129 Psychology for Young Professionals B2 English
GE2130 Happiness: An Interdisciplinary Perspective B2 English
GE2211 Sexuality, Culture and Diversity B2 Some guest lectures will be conducted in Cantonese.
GE2218 Career Excellence in the 21st Century B2 English
GE2221 Violence and Crime B2 English For students 18 years old and above.
SS2024 Social Problems and Interventions B2 English
SS2025 Political Sociology B2 English
SS2032 Applied Data Analysis and Interpretation B2 English
SS2701 Developmental Psychology B2 English
SS3121 Crime Prevention B2 Some guest lectures are in Cantonese.
SS3280 Human Behaviour in Social Environment B3 English
SS3281 Social Welfare Policy B3 Guest presentation(s) may be conducted in Cantonese.
SS3419 Complex Organizations B3 English
SS3428 Applied Qualitative Research Methods B3 English
SS3713 Learning and Behaviour B3 English
SS3714 Social Psychology B3 English
SS4116 Crime, Social Order and Policing in Contemporary China B4 English
SS4302 Organized Crime B4 English
SS4303 Policing B4 English
SS4304 Sexual Offending B4 English Prerequisite in "Criminology" or equivalent is required.
SS4707 Introduction to Clinical Psychology B4 English Pre-requisite in "Basic Psychology" or equivalent is required.
SS4712 Introduction to Counselling Psychology B4 English Pre-requisite in "Basic Psychology" or equivalent is required.
SS4718 Forensic Cfiminology B4 English Pre-requisite in "Criminology" or equivalent is required.

 

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