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City University of Hong Kong

JS1104

BA English Studies 文學士(英語語言)

BAELST

Short Description

The Department of English at City University of Hong Kong is an international leader in research on and teaching of English Studies in Asia. The Department is established as one of the most creative and dynamic English departments in the Asia-Pacific region. Equally important, the Department is committed to providing an innovative undergraduate programme that prepares students for professional careers in management and administration; editing and publishing; teaching; public relations and advertising; and entertainment and the arts. 

The Department currently offers the following major:

  • BA English Studies

The major offers a unique approach to studying English as used in professional and intercultural contexts. The major trains students to be practical, innovative and creative users of the English language in multilingual and multicultural workplaces. The major combines a strong foundation in English and communication with a practical orientation towards English use in the corporate world and the creative professions.

To achieve academic excellence and to promote whole person development, the major adopts a global perspective that emphasises the importance of intercultural knowledge and understanding. All students are encouraged to participate in overseas learning experiences (e.g., English immersion, student exchange, study tour or overseas internship) to improve their awareness of intercultural communication and enhance their English communication skills. In addition, the internship (Professional Internship or Creative Internship) and final-year professional communication projects provide students with hands-on workplace experience of using English and communication skills in real-world corporate and creative settings. 

Remarks:

Programme Offering Department: Department of English

Assessment of Applications

Interview Arrangements

Requirements

  • Programme Entrance Requirements
  • General Entrance Requirements
Same as General Entrance Requirements
Core Subjects Minimum Level
CHINESE LANGUAGE 3
ENGLISH LANGUAGE 3
LIBERAL STUDIES 2
MATHEMATICS COMPULSORY PART 2
Elective Subject(s) Minimum Level
ANY 2 SUBJECTSNotes 3

Notes:

  • Mathematics extended modules (M1/M2) and "other languages" (at grade E or above) can be used to meet the elective requirement. If students take both M1 and M2, they are counted as one subject only.
  • Applied Learning subjects are not counted as elective subjects, except for JS1041, JS1042, JS1043, JS1044 and JS1203.
  • Please refer to the programme pages for details.

Remarks:

Calculation of scores for applicants with more than 1 sitting in HKDSE Examination

CityU accepts repeat results and will count the best results in assessing whether applicants meet the entrance requirements and to calculate admission scores.

First Year Tuition Fee

Contacts

Department of English

Email: english@cityu.edu.hk

Tel: 3442-8870

Admissions Office
Online enquiry form: http://www.admo.cityu.edu.hk/enquiry

Tel: 3442-9094

Statistics

Application Statistics (after Modification of Programme Choices)

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2017 249 384 540 638 475 2286
2016 406 421 626 707 550 2710

Offer Statistics (as at the Announcement of the Main Round Offer Results)

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2017 22 0 2 1 0 25
2016 23 2 0 1 0 26
Footnote(s)
The University reserves the right to make changes to the above information from time to time.