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Double Major

The Faculty of Arts offers the following Double Major programmes as follows:

1.     CHI as Home Major and ENG as Second Major

2.     ENG as Home Major and CHI as Second Major

3.     CHI as Home Major and REL as Second Major

4.     REL as Home Major and CHI as Second Major

5.     ENG as Home Major and REL as Second Major

6.     REL as Home Major and ENG as Second Major

Rationale of Double Major

l   To provide more choices for students

l   To provide in-depth studies in specific fields

l   To provide students with training in two fields

l   To develop students’ sophisticated, critical, analytical and interpretative skills through in-depth studies in two fields

l   To enhance students’ job opportunities after graduation

Double Major Programme Structure (applied to students admitted in 2017/18 or before)

Home Major courses

42 units

Home Major Honours Project

6 units

Second Major courses

42 units

General Education courses

38 units

Free electives*

6 units

Total

134 units

Double Major Programme Structure (applicable to students admitted in 2018/19 or beyond)

Home Major courses

42 units

Home Major Honours Project

6 units

Second Major courses

42 units

General Education courses

31 units

Free electives*

13 units

Total

134 units

*Double Major students are required to take 6 additional units of free electives.

Time to declare Double Major

Students should declare a Double Major at the end of Year 3. Since it is not easy to meet the requirements for two Majors, students are advised to take courses according to the course lists and study schedules provided by the Faculty of Arts.

Eligibility

Students pursuing Double Major are expected to achieve a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0

New graduation requirement of Double Major Programmes (applicable to students admitted to the BA Programmes (Broad-based Admission) in 2016/17 and beyond)

Students are required to complete at least two major elective courses at Level 3 or Level 4 for both the Home Major and Second Major.

Course Lists of Double Major

CHI as Home Major and ENG as Second Major

ENG as Home Major and CHI as Second Major

CHI as Home Major and REL as Second Major (applied to students admitted in 2016/17 and 2017/18)

CHI as Home Major and REL as Second Major(applied to students admitted in 2015/16 or afterwards)

CHI as Home Major and REL as Second Major(applied to students admitted in 2014/15 or before)

REL as Home Major and CHI as Second Major(applied to students admitted in 2016/17 and 2017/18)

REL as Home Major and CHI as Second Major(applied to students admitted in 2015/16 or afterwards)

REL as Home Major and CHI as Second Major(applied to students admitted in 2014/15 or before)

ENG as Home Major and REL as Second Major(applied to students admitted in 2016/17 and 2017/18)

ENG as Home Major and REL as Second Major(applied to students admitted in 2015/16)

ENG as Home Major and REL as Second Major(applied to students admitted in 2014/15 or before)

REL as Home Major and ENG as Second Major(applied to students admitted in 2016/17 or and 2017/18)

REL as Home Major and ENG as Second Major(applied to students admitted in 2015/16 or afterwards)

REL as Home Major and ENG as Second Major(applied to students admitted in 2014/15 or before)

Study Schedules of Double Major

CHI as Home Major and ENG as Second Major

ENG as Home Major and CHI as Second Major

CHI as Home Major and REL as Second Major (applied to students admitted in 2016/17 and 2017/18)

CHI as Home Major and REL as Second Major (applied to students admitted in 2015/16 or before)

REL as Home Major and CHI as Second Major (applied to students admitted in 2016/17 and 2017/18)

REL as Home Major and CHI as Second Major (applied to students admitted in 2015/16 or before)

ENG as Home Major and REL as Second Major (applied to students admitted in 2016/17 and 2017/18)

ENG as Home Major and REL as Second Major (applied to students admitted in 2015/16 or before)

REL as Home Major and ENG as Second Major (applied to students admitted in 2016/17 and 2017/18)

REL as Home Major and ENG as Second Major (applied to students admitted in 2015/16 or before)

Updated in March 2018