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National and Moral Education


This minor introduces learners to the latest debates on ideals, practices and issues in National and Moral education. Through a reflective-inquiry approach, learners will be able to develop a critical understanding of concepts and theories in national and moral education. Besides, this Minor intends to enrich participants' knowledge and understanding of important themes and issues related to the family life, morality, community and citizenship in Hong Kong, important political, cultural, social and economic themes and issues in China with multiple perspectives and critical understanding, and to provide participants with a basic understanding of the nature and characteristics of the national moral and related civic education curriculum in Hong Kong secondary schools. Major models, approaches and strategies in designing, implementing and evaluating school and community-based national, moral and civic education will be introduced and critically examined in the local context.

Programme Info
Subject Coordinator
Dr. Law Kam Yee

Course Outline
Course Offered Course Code
National and Moral Education: Ideals and Practices SSC2173
Local Themes and Issues SSC3019
History of Modern China SSC2038
National Themes and Issues SSC3174
National and Moral Education: Curriculum and Methods SSC3175

Any aspect of the course (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, 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. Law Kam Yee
Tel: (852) 2948 7643