Programme of study - 2013 and 2014 cohorts

1. Gateway education

Distributional area requirements

For course information about distributional area requirements, please visit the gateway education website.

Gateway Education English
CodeTitleLevelCreditsOBTL
University English
GE1401University EnglishB23PDF file
Discipline-specific English
GE2404Asian literature in EnglishB23PDF file
GE2405Creative writingB23PDF file
GE2406Shakespeare: Introduction to geniusB23PDF file
GE2407Reading lives, writing selves: Autobiography and cultureB23PDF file
GE2408Travel writing: Discovery and experienceB23PDF file
GE2409Words and images: Reading and writing in the 21st CenturyB23PDF file
GE3401Exploring English CinemaB33PDF file
Chinese language requirement
CodeTitleLevelCreditsOBTL
GE1501Chinese civilisation - History and philosophyB23PDF file

2. College requirement

Please visit the College website for information.

3. Programme requirement

CodeTitleLevelCreditsOBTL
Core: Major
EN2711The structure of EnglishB23PDF file
EN2717Literary and cultural studiesB23PDF file
EN2718Literature and AdaptationB23PDF file
EN2719English in societyB23PDF file
EN3525English in corporate and professional communicationB33PDF file
Core: Stream

Students have to enroll in the Corporate and professional communication concentration stream or the English for the creative professions concentration stream in their study. Students have to fulfill 18 credits from the selected stream.

Corporate and professional communication stream
EN3321Public speaking and presentations in EnglishB33PDF file
EN3511Professional communication internshipB33PDF file
EN4510Professional communication projectsB46PDF file
EN4564Strategic business communication in EnglishB43PDF file
English for the creative professions stream
EN3504Intercultural communicationB33PDF file
EN4511English in creative and cultural professionsB43PDF file
EN4572Creative professions projectsB46PDF file

4. Programme electives

CodeTitleLevelCreditsOBTL
Electives: Stream

Students have to fulfill 9 credits for stream electives according to their stream.

Corporate and professional communication stream
EN2302Corporate training in English languageB23PDF file
EN2323World EnglishesB23PDF file
EN2411Language in the mediaB23PDF file
EN2412Collaboration in professional communication B23PDF file
EN2709Introduction to English literary and cultural studiesB23PDF file
EN2713Corporate training in business practicesB23PDF file
EN2714English language skills and strategies B23PDF file
EN2813Designing and delivering effective training programmesB23PDF file
EN2837Communicating fashion cultureB23PDF file
EN2848Language and digital mediaB23PDF file
EN2855Image management for professionalsB23PDF file
EN3329Discourse and pragmaticsB33PDF file
EN3571Advanced English phonetics and phonologyB33PDF file
EN4505Cross-cultural organisational communicationB43PDF file
EN4512Management communication in EnglishB43PDF file
EN4513Case studies in corporate communicationB43PDF file
EN4527Professional and corporate discourseB43PDF file
EN4528Multimodal and mediated discourseB43PDF file
EN4565Negotiation in professional contextsB43PDF file
English for the creative professions stream
EN2131Asian literature in EnglishB23PDF file
EN2319Introduction to English poetryB23PDF file
EN2320Fantasy in literatureB23PDF file
EN2321Modern and contemporary fictionB23PDF file
EN2323World EnglishesB23PDF file
EN2411Language in the mediaB23PDF file
EN2412Collaboration in professional communication B23PDF file
EN2502Language in social interactionB23PDF file
EN2709Introduction to English literary and cultural studiesB23PDF file
EN2714English language skills and strategies B23PDF file
EN2801Popular culture and social lifeB23PDF file
EN2808Introduction to English film studiesB23PDF file
EN2832Popular music and social lifeB23PDF file
EN2837Communicating fashion cultureB23PDF file
EN2842Shakespeare: Introduction to geniusB23PDF file
EN2848Language and digital mediaB23PDF file
EN3327Drama workshopB33PDF file
EN3329Discourse and pragmaticsB33PDF file
EN3571Advanced English phonetics and phonologyB33PDF file
EN3576The English novelB33PDF file
EN3577Creative and cultural study tourB33PDF file
EN3579World Literature in EnglishB33PDF file
EN3580Literature in the digital ageB33PDF file
EN4525Gender discourseB43PDF file
EN4528Multimodal and mediated discourseB43PDF file
Electives: Writing

Students have to fulfill 6 credits for stream electives according to their stream.

Corporate and professional communication stream
EN3308Advanced academic writingB33PDF file
EN3513Promotional writing in EnglishB33PDF file
EN3560Technical writing and document designB43PDF file
EN3561Advertising copywriting in EnglishB33PDF file
EN4166Writing for new mediaB43PDF file
EN4519Public relations writing in EnglishB43PDF file
EN4563Writing for managementB43PDF file
English for the creative professions stream
EN2322Creative writingB23PDF file
EN3308Advanced academic writingB33PDF file
EN3513Promotional writing in EnglishB33PDF file
EN3561Advertising copywriting in EnglishB33PDF file
EN3572Fiction writingB33PDF file
EN3573Poetry writingB33PDF file
EN3574Creative non-fiction writingB33PDF file
EN3575Script writingB33PDF file
EN3578Creative writing for children and young adultsB33PDF file
EN4166Writing for new mediaB43PDF file
EN4519Public relations writing in EnglishB43PDF file
EN4563Writing for managementB43PDF file
Electives: External

Students have to fulfill 3 credits from the list below or any elective in this Major.

Corporate and professional communication stream
AIS2321Corporate social responsibility: A new paradigm for sustainabilityB23PDF file
AIS4126Globalisation and international tradeB43PDF file
CB2300ManagementB23PDF file
CB2500Information ManagementB23PDF file
CB2601MarketingB23PDF file
LW2903Business and lawB23PDF file
MGT3206Organisational behaviorB33PDF file
SS2023Basic psychologyB23PDF file
English for the creative professions stream
CAH4521Readings in cultural theoryB43PDF file
SM1701Contemporary and new media artB13PDF file
SM2105Narrative strategies and aestheticsB23PDF file
SM2706Critical theory and socially engaged practicesB23PDF file
SM3151Reading literatureB33PDF file
SM3711Art administration and cultural managementB33PDF file