Credit distribution

2012 and 2013 cohort

Gateway education  
  Distributional area requirements 9
  English attainment requirement 3
  Chinese civilisation - History and philosophy n.a.
College requirement Full exemption
Programme requirement 36
Programme electives 12
Total no. of credit units  
  Minimum 60
  Maximum 60

Note: Students are required to satisfy the Chinese Language Requirement as follows:

1. Students with an HKDSE score below 4 in Chinese, or an HKALE AS Chinese Language and Culture score below D
(The 3 credit units of the Chinese course will NOT be counted towards the minimum credit units required for graduation and will NOT be included in the calculation of CGPA.)
3 credits
2. Students with an HKDSE score of 4 or above in Chinese or an HKALE AS Chinese Language and Culture score D or above, or those who have successfully completed the 3-credit unit Chinese course None
3. Students whose qualifications do not fall within (i) and (ii) above None

2010 and 2011 cohort

Core 45
Electives 15
Total number of credit units 60