REL as Home Major (ENG 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 *(RELI 1005 Quest for Truth and Meaning)

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

RELI 2016 Buddhism

3

RELI 2017 Religious Rituals and Practices in Hong Kong

3

RELI 2007 Problems of Philosophy

3

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)

3

RELI 2006 Introduction to Christianity and Civilizations

3

RELI 2015 Approaches to the Study of Religion

3

Free Elective 4 (Second Major Core 1)

3

GE Public Speaking

3

GE Distribution 1

3

Free Elective 5 (Second Major Core 3)

3

Second Major Core 2

3

GE Distribution 2

3

Total Units

18

Total Units

18

 

Year III

Semester 1

Semester 2

Course Code & Title

Unit

Course Code & Title

Unit

RELI 3005 Daoist Religion

3

Major Elective 3

3

RELI 3006 Major Streams in Chinese Philosophy

3

Major Elective 4

3

Major Elective 1 & 2

6

Free Elective 7 (Second Major Core 5)

3

Free Elective 6 (Second Major Core 4)

3

Major Elective 5

3

GE Distribution 3

3

GE Distribution 4

3

Total Units

18

Total Units

15

 

Year IV

Semester 1

Semester 2

Course Code & Title

Unit

Course Code & Title

Unit

RELI 4898 Honours Project

3

RELI 4899 Honours Project

3

Major Elective 6

3

Major Elective 7

3

RELI 4005 Philosophy of Religion

3

Major Elective 8

3

Free Elective 8 (Second Major Core 6)

3

Free elective 10 (Second Major Core 9)

3

Free Elective 9 (Second Major Core 7)

3

Free elective 11 (Second Major Core 10)

3

Second Major Core 8

3

 

 

Total Units

18

 

15

 

Second Major Core Courses:
1. ENGL 1005      English, Creativity, and Cultures
2. ENGL 2005      Introduction to the Study of Language
3. ENGL 2007      Literary and Comparative Studies
4. ENGL 2015      Literature and Culture  OR
    ENGL 2006      Language, Culture and Society
5. ENGL 2016      Sounds of English Around the World
6. ENGL 2017      Stepping Stones in English Grammar
7. ENGL 2025       The Art of Storytelling
8. ENGL 2026      Argumentation and Persuasion
9. ENGL 2027      Academic and Professional Writing
10. ENGL 3005     Research Skills in English Language and Literature

 

*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 REL course RELI 1005 Quest for Truth and Meaning in Year 1, but proceed to the REL Major, will need to take the Year 1 REL course at a later point in their studies.

 

Updated in December 2016