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Chinese History

For non-BEd(CHI HIST) students only

Chinese History is an important subject in Hong Kong secondary schools particularly in junior forms. This minor provides students with a basic understanding of the design and characteristics of the Chinese History curriculum in Hong Kong, and also equips them with the teaching skills of this subject. It introduces the continuity and changes of the history of China and Hong Kong with a focus on the inter-relationship among the geographic, economic, social, political and diplomatic developments from the pre-historic period to the present by adopting interdisciplinary approach. This minor also emphasizes the main features and achievements of the Chinese culture.


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Programme Info
Subject Coordinator
Dr MA Kin Hang Matt

Course Outline
Course Offered Course Code
Study of Pre-modern Chinese History HIS1001
Chinese History: Curriculum and Methods HIS3002
History of Modern China SSC2038
Study of Local History SSC3058
History of Chinese Culture SSC3132

Any aspect of the course and course offerings (including, without limitation, the content of the Course and the manner in which the Course is taught) may be subject to change at any time at the sole discretion of the University. Without limiting the right of the University to amend the course and its course offerings, it is envisaged that changes may be required due to factors such as staffing, enrolment levels, logistical arrangements and curriculum changes.


Admission Enquiries

Tel: (852) 2948 6886

Programme Enquiries

Dr MA Kin Hang Matt
Tel: (852) 2948 7690