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Professor Sun Hua is appointed as the Visiting Professor of the EdUHK Chinese History Education Scheme

Professor Sun Hua of Peking University is appointed as the Visiting Professor of the EdUHK Chinese History Education Scheme

Professor Chen Suzhen of Peking University is appointed as the Visiting Professor of the EdUHK Chinese History Education Scheme

Professor Chen Suzhen of Peking University is appointed as the Visiting Professor of the EdUHK Chinese History Education Scheme

FHM Celebrates 10th Anniversary in the Kick-off Ceremony

FHM Celebrates 10th Anniversary in the Kick-off Ceremony

Humanity can broaden the Way

Humanity can broaden the Way

The Faculty of Humanities aspires to be a leading faculty in humanities education by contributing to the advancement and dissemination of knowledge.

FHM’s New Brochure on Second Majors and Minors is now available!

FHM’s New Brochure on Second Majors and Minors is now available!

Faculty Teaching Awards 2020-21

Faculty Teaching Awards 2020-21

Undergraduate Prospectus 2022/23 is Now Available!

Undergraduate Prospectus 2022/23 is Now Available!

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The Faculty of Humanities

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Areas of Expertise

Department of Chinese Language Studies

 

Leveraging our strength of veteran teachers and high-calibre scholars in Chinese language education, international Chinese language education and Chinese linguistics, the Department of Chinese Language Studies (CHL) undertakes teaching and research on Chinese language education and Chinese linguistics for a variety of programmes in the Faculty of Humanities and beyond.

 

Chinese
Language
Studies

Department of English Language Education

 

The Department of English Language Education (ELE) aspires to play a regionally leading role in the study and practice of English language education in Hong Kong and beyond, to nurture graduates with a global outlook and multicultural awareness, and to excel in multidisciplinary research in language learning and teaching.

 

English
Language
Education

Department of Linguistics and Modern Language Studies

 

The Department of Linguistics and Modern Language Studies (LML) aspires to play a leading role in the study of linguistics in the region, producing high quality graduates and scholars well versed in language studies in multilingual settings incorporating language technology. The focus is on the scientific study of human language and the creation of a multidisciplinary research culture in areas such as language technology, digital humanities for Cantonese, corpus linguistics, clinical linguistics, language in society, language learning and acquisition, multilingual education, and translation studies. We are also committed to the promotion of modern language learning as a response to increasing globalisation and cross-cultural communication.

 

Linguistics and
Modern Language
Studies

Department of Literature and Cultural Studies

 

Firmly rooted in Hong Kong, a city with a rich history of intercultural encounters, the Department of Literature and Cultural Studies (LCS) at The Education University of Hong Kong pursues regional leadership in literary, cultural, and historical studies. Through strong commitment to the research activities of its staff, to interdisciplinary engagements, and to intercultural and international exchange, the Department aspires to become a prominent site of quality higher education and academic excellence.

 

Literature and
Cultural Studies

People @ FHM

這幾年在教大獲得的知識、技能、機會,拓闊了我的眼界,期望我能立足香港,放眼世界,為「中文」和「教育」作出一點貢獻。

孔銘隆

Bachelor of Education (Honours) (Chinese Language)

2021年度畢業生

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I highly recommend the MATESOL programme as it provided me with both the disciplinary knowledge of theories and the skills to transfer that expertise into practice.

VALLADARES Eric William

Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

2021 graduate

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Through sharing with professors and classmates, I have been able to develop key skills in the discipline of history such as forming rational arguments and expressing my own opinions through critical thinking.

Vincent WONG

Bachelor of Education (Honours) (History)

2020 graduate

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The programme curriculum offers a wide variety of courses which are not only teaching-related, but are also related to studies of Chinese linguistics, literature and culture.

CHAN Pak Hei Jason

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language

2021 graduate

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The two teaching practicums helped me to be more familiar with the teaching duties and provided opportunities to get along with students.

HUNG Po Ling

Bachelor of Education (Honours) (Chinese History)

2021 graduate​​​​

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We strive for excellence in teaching and research. With meticulous scholarship, visionary leadership and versatile teaching philosophies, we foster innovation in research and pedagogical practices to embrace the challenges in education around the globe.

Dr LIANG Yuan

Acting Head, Department of Chinese Language Studies

Message from the Acting Head

We aspire to nurture graduates with a global outlook and multicultural awareness.

Professor GU Mingyue Michelle

Associate Dean (Research and Postgraduate Studies) / Head of Department of English Language Education (ELE)

Message from the Head

We aspire to become a centre of research excellence and quality higher education as well as a hub for vibrant cross-cultural exchange.

Prof Yu Kwan Wai, Eric

Acting Head, Department of Literature and Cultural Studies

Message from the Head

We aim to promote academic and professional knowledge and apply it to real life situations through community-engaged learning and research.

Dr CHIN Chi On Andy

Head, Department of Linguistics and Modern Language Studies

Message from the Head

The humanities play a crucial role in our post-pandemic future as many questions relevant to the humanities, such as community, cultural representations, ethical responsibility, environmental concerns, and intersectional awareness, have been brought into much sharper focus.

Professor John ERNI

Dean

Message from the Dean