Department of Chinese Literature

After 4 years of learning at our College, students are expected to have acquired a good foundation in Chinese language and literature, as well as an ample knowledge in history and philosophy, enabling them to give valuable contributions to the society and nation accordingly.

Our programme is characterized in balanced weight of classical and modern Chinese; in knowledge and skills acquired progressively. Our teaching methods include, among others, lectures, tutorials, group discussions, workshops, IT information and language training in studio.

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Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Chinese Literature

Title of Programme Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Chinese Literature
Host Department Department of Chinese Literature
Mode of Attendance Full-time
Normal Duration 4 Years
Credits Required for Graduation 123 Credits

Aims

  • In-depth knowledge of the essence of Chinese Language and Literature
  • Knowledge and skills in applying Chinese Language
  • Education in inheriting and promoting the vitality and beauty of Chinese Culture

Objectives

  • Apply and generalize extensive knowledge of classical, modern Chinese literature and language
  • Identify, reflect and relate the uniqueness of Chinese Culture
  • Develop independent thinking and lifelong learning

Programme Characteristics

  • Integrating Chinese programmes from Hong Kong, China and Taiwan universities, ensuring students to appreciate both ancient and modern texts
  • Emphasizing Chinese literature and supplementing with history and philosophy

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Creation in Chinese Literary Arts

Title of Programme Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Creation in Chinese Literary Arts
Host Department Department of Chinese Literature
Mode of Attendance Full-time
Normal Duration 4 Years
Credits Required for Graduation 123 Credits

Aims

  • To enable students to acquire skills in applying Chinese for diverse purposes as required by society
  • To enable students to marshal writing ability in Chinese for a variety of genres
  • To train students for creations in all types and genres of literary arts using innovative thinking
  • To enable students to tap optimally on their creativity potential to align with the times and their ethos

Objectives

  • To command the ability to apply highly proficient and aesthetic Chinese language to literary arts creations
  • To marshal the ability for appreciation and criticism of works and productions of literary arts
  • To marshal the ability to write scripts of movies and TV dramas, song lyrics, cultural prose for the hospitality industry

Programme Characteristics

  • Focus on Literature and Practice in Arts
  • Education for Creativity and Innovation