LLF for MA (Full-time)
PDF for PgD (Full-time)
LLP for MA (Part-time)
PDP for PgD (Part-time)
1.5 years (Full-time)
3 years (Part-time)
30 for MA,
21 for PgD
3 for local students
6 for non-local students
HK$3,600 per credit for local students
HK$5,100 per credit for non-local students
Dr Liu Yi
PhD, MA, BA
Notes to Applicants
This programme helps students to acquire knowledge of Chinese language, literature and culture, the skills necessary for teaching Chinese and the ability to apply what they have learned to their work.
The programme is designed to equip students with the following professional skills.
Lifelong Learning Capability
The MACLL and the PgDCLL are listed by the Education Bureau as a Recognised Language Major Degree Programme (Chinese Language) and an Approved Post-graduate Programme in Subject Knowledge (PGSK) for Chinese Language Teachers, respectively.
After graduation, students can engage in related occupations such as teachers, editors, etc.
The programme includes 5 Compulsory Subjects (2 Chinese Language subjects, 2 Chinese Literature subjects and 1 Chinese Culture subject) and a number of Elective Subjects. Students have to take at least 1 Elective Subject from the Chinese Language Block and 1 Elective Subject from the Chinese Literature Block.
MACLL students are required to take 10 subjects (30 credits), of which 5 must be Compulsory Subjects and the remaining 5 Elective Subjects. PgDCLL students are required to take 7 subjects (21 credits), of which 5 must be Compulsory Subjects and the remaining 2 Elective Subjects.
Core Areas of Study
The Chinese Language Block
The Chinese Literature Block
Non-CBS elective subjects
Brief information on the subjects offered can be obtained at https://www.polyu.edu.hk/cbs/web/en/programmes/all_programmes/17/?cid=23&did=28&tag=4.
(The above subject list is subject to revision.)
Applicants may be required to take entry tests and/or attend interviews.
If you are not a native speaker of English, and your Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification is awarded by institutions where the medium of instruction is not English, you are expected to fulfil the University’s minimum English language requirement for admission purpose. Please refer to the "Admission Requirements" section for details.
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