Semester B 2020 - 21 courses offered by Department of Public Policy (POL)

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
GE1120 Thinking Philosophically: Bridging the Gap between Arts and Sciences B1 English
GE2134 Critical and Creative Thinking B2 English
POL2308 Customer Service in Public and Private Sectors B2 English
POL2400 Critical Analysis B2 English
POL2402 Introduction to Social and Political Philosophy B2 English
POL2603 Social Science Research Methods B2 English
POL3108 International Relations B3 English
POL3111 Democracy and Democratization B3 English
POL3114 Seminars on Hong Kong Government and Politics B3 English
POL3120 Politics and Media B3 English
POL3204 Ethics and Public Policy B3 English
POL3308 Managing Human Resources in the Public Sector B3 English
POL3309 Issues in Public Management B3 English
POL3310 Public Management in the Information Age B3 English
POL3410 Management Ethics B3 English
POL3607 Advanced Research Methodology B3 English Precursor: POL2603
POL3703 Labour and the State in China B3 English
POL3710 Contemporary Chinese Politics B3 English
POL3900 Innovation and Governance B3 English


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