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Chinese and History
Advanced Standing I
Major
Chinese and History
中文及歷史
Degree / Award Title
Bachelor of Arts in Chinese and History
文學士(中文及歷史)
Offering Academic Unit
Department of Chinese and History
Normal Period of Study
3 years
Maximum Period of Study
6 years
Credit Units Required for Graduation
90 credit units
Note: The following curriculum information is subject to periodic review and changes.

GE Requirements (21 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2017/18



  Credit Units
University Requirements GE1401 University English 3
Discipline-specific English 3
GE1501 Chinese Civilisation - History and Philosophy 3
Distributional Requirements Take 2 courses from two different distributional areas:

Area 1: Arts and Humanities
Area 2: Study of Societies, Social and Business Organisations
Area 3: Science and Technology

Visit the GE website for more course information.
6
College-specified Courses

Take 2 courses from the following:

AIS2032 Hong Kong: Continuity and Change in a Global City
AIS2200 Introduction to International Studies Through Film
CAH2201 The Mirror for Today: Introduction to Chinese History
CAH2516 Society, Theatre and Performance
CAH2545 Texts in Chinese Art and Culture
CAH2551 Chinese Art and Political Expression
CAH2810 Ancient Chinese History 1
CAH2811 Ancient Chinese History 2
CAH2840 Modern Chinese History
CAH2854 The City in Chinese History
CAH2865 History of Chinese Art
CAH2871 American History
CAH3851 Chinese Archaeology
CAH3852 World Archaeological History
COM3107 Fundamentals of Persuasive Communication
COM3408 Integrated Strategic Communication
EN2321 Modern and Contemporary Fiction
EN2801 Popular Culture and Social Life
EN3583 Facebook and Autobiography. How we narrate ourselves on social network sites.
LT2201 Introduction to Linguistics
LT2306 Appreciating Written Texts
LT3234 Language and Cognition
LT3345 Discovering and Managing Terms
POL2106 Government and Economy
POL3113 Issues in Contemporary World Politics
POL3114 Seminars on Hong Kong Government and Politics
POL3120 Politics and Media
POL3207 Health Care Policy and Ethics
POL3233 Managing the Housing System
POL3234 Transport Planning and Management
POL3309 Issues in Public Management
POL3310 Public Management in the Information Age
POL3410 Management Ethics
POL3703 Labour and the State in China
POL3900 Social Innovation and Public Policy
POL3914 The European Union
SS1012 Youth in a Changing Society
SS1611 Movies and Psychology
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College / School Requirements (6 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2017/18



Liberal Arts Studies (select one course)
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
CAH1603Great Works in the Humanities3
EN2011English on the Move3
LT1101Amazing Things about Language3

Social Sciences Studies (select one course)
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
AIS2801Asia in World: A Critical Appreciation through Film3
COM1101Media and Communication in the Digital Age3
POL2109Understanding Politics and Policy3
SS1600Discovering the Mystery of Applied Social Sciences3

Remarks:
Students of 2015 entry or before transferred from departments within CLASS will follow the College Requirement of Catalogue Term 2015 or before.


Major Requirements (54 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2017/18



1. Core Courses (30 credit units)


Chinese Stream
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
CAH2105Selected Readings in Classical Chinese Essays3
CAH2106Selected Readings in Chinese Poetry3
CAH2130Modern Chinese3
CAH2140Modern Chinese Literature3
CAH2141Classical Chinese Literature3
CAH2142Introduction to Chinese Literature3
CAH3110Readings in Pre-Qin Confucianism and Daoism3
CAH3131Classical Chinese3
CAH3132Chinese Philology3
CAH3133Introduction to Chinese Documentology3

Cultural Heritage Stream

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
CAH2502Asian Art and Culture3
CAH2503Western Art and Culture3
CAH2505Arts and Aesthetic Criticism3
CAH2509History and Heritage of China3
CAH2537Fundamentals of Art and Cultural Management3
CAH3511Hong Kong's Culture and Heritage3
CAH3541Archaeology and Cultural Heritage3
CAH3542Museum Studies3
CAH3548Critical Approaches to Cultural Heritage3
CAH4536Advanced Management for Cultural Professionals3

History Stream

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit UnitsRemarks
CAH2509History and Heritage of China3
CAH2810Ancient Chinese History 13
CAH2811Ancient Chinese History 23
CAH2840Modern Chinese History3
CAH3522Culture and Heritage of East Asia3
CAH3851Chinese Archaeology3
CAH3852World Archaeological History3
CAH4813History of the Ancient World3
CAH4842History of the Modern World3
CAH3539Writing for Cultural Professionals3#
CAH3801Chinese Writing for Academic Purpose3#

#  Students need to choose either CAH3539 or CAH3801. If they would like to take both courses, one of them shall be counted as a free elective.


2. Electives (24 credit units)

Chinese Stream

Elective (Group A)
At least 6 credit units from this group:
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
CAH2104Selected Authors of Modern and Contemporary Chinese Literature3
CAH2145Introduction to Guoxue3
CAH3102Modern Chinese Historical Fiction3
CAH3136Selected Readings in Chinese Feminist Literature3
CAH3138Selected Readings in Xiqu3
CAH3145Great Works in Classical Chinese Literature Before Tang Dynasty3
CAH3146Great Works in Classical Chinese Literature After Sui Dynasty3
CAH3148Zuo Zhuan3
CAH3820Siku Quanshu3
CAH4147Readings in Sinology3
CAH4148Readings in Chinese History3
CAH4181Great Works in Chinese Literary Criticism3
CAH4182Classical Chinese Fiction3

Elective (Group B)
At least 6 credit units from this group:

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
CAH2180Introduction to Chinese Couplet and Classical Chinese Verse Writing3
CAH2904Putonghua for Interpersonal Communication3
CAH2905Putonghua for Office Administration3
CAH3112Chinese Oral Communication3
CAH3151Chinese Expository Writing3
CAH3152Creative Writing in Chinese3
CAH3160Chinese for Government and Public Administration3
CAH3165Chinese for Advertising3
CAH3167Chinese for Mass Media3
CAH3168Chinese Editing and Publishing3
CAH3801Chinese Writing for Academic Purpose3
CAH4180Chinese Teaching3
CAH4964Advanced Business Putonghua3

Elective (Group C)
At least 6 credit units from this group:

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
CAH3111Topics in Chinese Thought3
CAH3135Women in Modern Chinese Literature and Film3
CAH3183Advanced Chinese Philology3
CAH3187Contemporary Chinese Literature3
CAH4103Study of Modern and Contemporary Chinese Literature by Western Scholars3
CAH4143Topics in Chinese Literature3
CAH4144Chinese Literary Criticism3
CAH4150Study of Master Poems3
CAH4151Study of Master Ci3
CAH4152Study of Master Classical Chinese Essays3
CAH4186Chinese Literature and Religion3
CAH4535Special Topics in Chinese Culture3

Elective (Group D) (Optional)
Choose 0-15 credit units from this group:

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
CAH4191Project6
CAH4599Internship3

Cultural Heritage Stream


Elective (Group A)
At least 3 credit units from this group:

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
CAH2510Cultural Exchange in Global Context3
CAH2516Society, Theatre and Performance3
CAH2551Chinese Art and Political Expression3
CAH2865History of Chinese Art3
CAH3506Art and Society3
CAH3522Culture and Heritage of East Asia3
CAH3524Western Cultural Heritage3
CAH3525Urban Culture and Heritage3
CAH3534Lingnan's Cultural Traditions and Heritage3
CAH3535Searching for Cultural Identity3
CAH4507Critical Approaches to Art and History3
CAH4508East Asian Film Cultures3
CAH4520Cultural Production and Consumption3
CAH4521Readings in Cultural Theory3
CAH4527Urbanicity and Heritage3
CAH4535Special Topics in Chinese Culture3
CAH4549Cinema and Cultural Heritage3
CAH4870History of Hong Kong3

Elective (Group B)
At least 3 credit units from this group:

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit UnitsRemarks
CAH2515Cultural and Heritage Policies and Regulations in Hong Kong3
CAH2545Texts in Chinese Art and Culture3
CAH2547AField Trip: Investigating Cultural Sites and Industries2
CAH2547BField Trip: Investigating Cultural Sites and Industries2
CAH3517Cultural Tourism3
CAH3538Patronage and Art Market3
CAH3539Writing for Cultural Professionals3
CAH3546Festival and Cultural Events Management3
CAH4514Project3
CAH4530Bilingual Writing Workshop for Cultural Professionals3
CAH4599Internship3%
CB2300Management3
CLA3100Summer Professional Internship I3%
POL3306Organizational Behaviour for Public Management3
POL3316Managing Human Resources in Public and Private Sectors3
POL3410Management Ethics3

CAH4599 and CLA3100 are mutually exclusive.


History Stream


Elective (Group A)
At least 3 credit units from this group:

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
CAH2545Texts in Chinese Art and Culture3
CAH3133Introduction to Chinese Documentology3
CAH3820Siku Quanshu3
CAH3830Documentology on Sino-foreign Historical Relations3
CAH3832The Study of Dunhuang3
CAH4147Readings in Sinology3
CAH4148Readings in Chinese History3

Elective (Group B)
At least 3 credit units from this group:

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
CAH2502Asian Art and Culture3
CAH2503Western Art and Culture3
CAH2861History of Modern Western Political Thought3
CAH2871American History3
CAH3541Archaeology and Cultural Heritage3
CAH3542Museum Studies3
CAH3862Oral History3
CAH4870History of Hong Kong3
SM2274History of Cinema3

Elective (Group C)
At least 3 credit units from this group:

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
CAH2841Historical Figures of China3
CAH2854The City in Chinese History3
CAH2864Social History of China3
CAH2865History of Chinese Art3
CAH3534Lingnan's Cultural Traditions and Heritage3
CAH4535Special Topics in Chinese Culture3
CAH4802Chinese Historical Methods3
CAH4853History of Chinese Historiography3

Elective (Group D) (Optional)

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
CAH4599Internship3
CAH4890Project6