POL2107 - Government, Law and Society

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Public Policy
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2017/18

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to provide a foundation and an opportunity for students to make original discoveries of knowledge concerning government, law, society, and their inter-relationship. It will enable them to ask questions, challenge assumptions, and engage in inquiry together with teachers on the key issues related to government, law, and society in Hong Kong, China and the contemporary world. The course will help students develop critical thinking skills to assess ideas and apply  academic knowledge to real-life problems related to government, law, and society.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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