Bachelor of Education (Honours) (Chinese History)

General

Program Description

Programme Aims

The programme aims to cultivate students with professional ethics, creativity, lively teaching abilities and a global perspective for teaching the subject of Chinese History in secondary schools.

Graduates of the programme are expected to:

  • be competent in pedagogical and curriculum development skills as well as discipline knowledge with the understanding of the contemporary significance of the Chinese historical issues;
  • possess critical thinking and analytical skills to solve problems in a logical and creative way;
  • communicate and interact effectively with others in social and professional contexts; and
  • demonstrate global awareness with a high standard of morality.

Programme Structure

Domain Credit Points (cps)
Major 39 cps
Education Studies 30 cps
Basic Research Methods 3 cps
Final Year Project 3 cps
Field Experience (FE) 20 cps
Electives 30 cps
General Education 22 cps
Language Enhancement 9 cps
Total: 156 cps

Note: Classes will be held in Tai Po Campus and Tseung Kwan O Study Centre / Kowloon Tong Satellite Study Centre / Sports Centre as decided by the University.

Language Enhancement

Students are expected to develop the ability to communicate effectively in English and Putonghua as well as Chinese. To assist them in meeting this goal, the Centre for Language in Education (CLE) will offer a comprehensive package of credit-bearing and mandatory non-credit-bearing language enhancement courses.

Final Year Project

Students will complete the final year project in the final year of study.

Career Prospects/Professional Qualifications

The programme aims to produce committed secondary school Chinese History teachers with qualified teacher status (QTS). Graduates of the Chinese History programme should also be capable of taking up non-teaching positions in editing, museum or government.

Last updated September 2019

About the School

The Education University of Hong Kong is a publicly funded tertiary institution dedicated to the advancement of teaching and learning, through a diverse offering of academic and research programmes on ... Read More

The Education University of Hong Kong is a publicly funded tertiary institution dedicated to the advancement of teaching and learning, through a diverse offering of academic and research programmes on teacher education and complementary social sciences and humanities disciplines. Read less