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Digital Television and Broadcasting
Normative 4-year Degree
Major
Digital Television and Broadcasting
數碼電視與廣播
Degree / Award Title
Bachelor of Arts in Digital Television and Broadcasting
文學士(數碼電視與廣播)
Offering Academic Unit
Department of Media and Communication
Normal Period of Study
4 years
Maximum Period of Study
8 years
Credit Units Required for Graduation
120 credit units
Note: The following curriculum information is subject to periodic review and changes.

GE Requirements (30 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 at least 1 course from each of the three 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.
12
College-specified Courses

Take 3 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 2018/19



1. Core Courses (42 credit units)
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
COM2105Visual Communication3
COM2116Audience Analysis and Media Strategies3
COM2118Media and Society3
COM2202Writing for the Media3
COM2302Video Editing3
COM3115Communication Law and Ethics3
COM3119International Communication3
COM3209Digital Photojournalism3
COM4305Current Affairs Documentary Production3
COM4306Television News Reporting3
COM4307Television News Production and Anchoring3
COM4308Television News Practicum3
COM4309Radio News Production3
SM1014Sound Basics and Design3

2. Electives (12 credit units)
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
COM2201News Writing and Reporting3
COM2301Video Production3
COM2401Fundamentals of Advertising3
COM2402Principles of Public Relations3
COM2407Integrated Marketing Communication Principles and Practices3
COM2501Internet Communication3
COM2509Interactive Digital Communication3
COM3203Digital Journalism3
COM3406Strategic Media Planning3
COM3408Integrated Strategic Communication3
COM3411Interactive Advertising3
COM3412Advertising Production Design3
COM3413Writing for Public Relations3
COM3507Digital Art and Communication3
COM4114Crisis Communication3
COM4403Communication Management3
COM4414Broadcast Advertising3
COM4504Communication Design3
COM4603Professional Communication Internship3
COM4604Communication Practicum3
MGT2324Introduction to Entrepreneurship3
MKT4628e-Marketing3
SM3506Studio Lighting and Cinematography3
SM4125Computer Animation for Interactive Content3
SM4129Digital Visual Effects3