ENG as Home Major (REL as Second Major)  
Four-Year Study Plan

Year I

Semester 1

Semester 2

Course Code & Title

Unit

Course Code & Title

Unit

GE English I

3

GE English II

3

GE Chinese

3

GE Information Management Technology

3

GE Values & the Meaning of Life

3

GE History & Civilization

3

GE Physical Education

1

GE Physical Education

1

Free Elective 1 * (ENG1005 English, Creativity, and Cultures)

3

GE Numeracy

3

Free Elective 2

3

Free Elective 3

3

U-Life

-

U-Life

-

Total Units

16

Total Units

16

Year II

Semester 1

Semester 2

Course Code & Title

Unit

Course Code & Title

Unit

ENGL 2005 Introduction to the Study of Language

3

ENGL 2017 Stepping Stones in English Grammar

3

ENGL 2007 Literary and Comparative Studies

3

ENGL 2025 The Art of Storytelling

3

ENGL 2015 Literature and Culture

 

3

ENGL 2016 Sounds of English Around the World

3

OR

ENGL 2006 Language, Culture and Society

GE Public Speaking

3

ENGL 2026 Argumentation and Persuasion

3

ENGL 2027 Academic and Professional Writing

3

Free Elective 4 (Second Major Core 1)

3

Free Elective 5 (Second Major Core5)

3

GE Distribution 1

3

GE Distribution 2

3

Total Units

18

Total Units

21

Year III

Semester 1

Semester 2

Course Code & Title

Unit

Course Code & Title

Unit

ENGL 3005 Research Skills in English Language and Literature

3

Major Elective 3

3

Major Elective 1

3

Major Elective 4

3

Major Elective 2

3

Major Elective 5

3

Free Elective 6 (Second Major Core 3)

3

GE Distribution 3

3

Free Elective 7 (Second Major Core 4)

3

Free Elective 8 (Second Major Core 6)

3

Second Major Core 5

3

 

 

Total Units

18

Total Units

15

Year IV

Semester 1

Semester 2

Course Code & Title

Unit

Course Code & Title

Unit

ENGL 4898 Honours Project

3

ENGL 4899 Honours Project

3

Major Elective 6

3

Major Elective 8

3

Major Elective 7

3

Free Elective 10 (Second Major Core 9)

3

Free Elective 9 (Second Major Core 7)

3

GE Distribution 4

3

Second Major Core 8

3

Second Major Core 10

3

Total Units

15

Total Units

15

 

Second Major Core Courses:
1. RELI 1005  Quest for Truth and Meaning       
2. RELI 2017  Religious Rituals and Practices in Hong Kong
3. RELI 2016  Buddhism
4. RELI 2005  History of Christian Thought (applied to students admitted in 2014/15 or before); or
RELI 2026 Theology, Liberalism and Sex in Chinese Societies (applied to students admitted in 2015/16 or afterwards)
5. RELI 2015  Approaches to the Study of Religion
6. RELI 2007  Problems of Philosophy
7. RELI 2006  Introduction to Christianity and Civilizations
8. RELI 3005  Daoist Religion
9. RELI 3006  Major Streams in Chinese Philosophy
10. RELI 4005 Philosophy of Religion

*Double Major students are required to take 6 additional units of free electives, compared to Single Major students whose graduation requirement is 128 units.

Total number of units: 134

*Students who do not take the Year 1 ENG course ENG1005 English, Creativity, and Cultures, but proceed to the English Major, will need to take an additional 3-unit ENG course at a later point in their studies.

Updated in December 2016