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Hong Kong Baptist University

JS2040

English Language & Literature and English Language Teaching (Double Degree) 英國語言文學及英語教學 (雙學位課程)

BA(ELL)&BEd(ELT)

Short Description

The Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in English Language & Literature and Bachelor of Education (Hons) in English Language Teaching is a five-year full-time programme leading to two degree awards. It is offered jointly by the Department of English Language & Literature and the Department of Education Studies. It provides thorough preparation in two distinct disciplines: English Language & Literature and Education Studies. 

Unique Features
Students who successfully complete the programme will hold a recognised teaching qualification that meets the Government’s requirements for professional English language teachers. 

Student Learning Experiences
During the flow of their studies, students will undertake periods of school experience and teaching practice. In the summer preceding Year 3 they will embark on an overseas immersion programme, designed to enhance and expand their learning in an intensely English-speaking environment, for 6-8 weeks.

Career Opportunities
The Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in English Language & Literature and Bachelor of Education (Hons) in English Language Teaching programme prepares graduates for teaching and teaching-related careers. Graduates are equipped with a range of skills that enable them to contribute effectively and flexibly to the changing needs of Hong Kong in the 21st century.


Admissions Scholarship

To award outstanding HKDSE students admitted to the Faculty of Arts, the Faculty offers a new scholarship starting from the 2020 intake: 

Sum of HKDSE Score

(4 Core plus 1 elective) 

Amount of Scholarship
25 or above $42,100 (one-off, 100% of the first-year tuition)
24    $21,050 (one-off, 50% of the first-year tuition)

Please refer to the website for more details. 

Remarks:
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Requirements

  • Programme Entrance Requirements
  • General Entrance Requirements
Same as General Entrance Requirements

Remarks: This programme will consider the following subjects as the second elective subject:

a. Applied Learning subjects at Attained with Distinction (I) or above; 
b. Other Language subjects at Grade E or above.

Core Subjects Minimum Level
CHINESE LANGUAGENote1 3
ENGLISH LANGUAGENote2 3
LIBERAL STUDIES 2
MATHEMATICS COMPULSORY PART 2
Elective Subject(s) Minimum Level
ANY 2 SUBJECTSNote3 3

Note 1: For Non-Chinese Speaking (NCS) students, alternative Chinese Language qualifications deemed acceptable by the University are listed in the website: http://admissions.hkbu.edu.hk/ug/jupas

Note 2: Equivalences to Level 3 in English are listed in the website:
http://admissions.hkbu.edu.hk/ug/jupas

Note 3:
The Elective Subjects can be any HKDSE Category A elective subjects including Extended Part of Mathematics (Module 1 or Module 2). Individual programmes may consider HKDSE Category B subjects (Applied Learning) or Category C subjects (Other Languages) for fulfillment of the second elective subject requirement. Please refer to the programme entrance requirements of individual programmes for details.

First Year Tuition Fee

HK$ 42,100

Contacts

Admissions Office

Email: 334jupas@hkbu.edu.hk

Tel: 3411 2200

Statistics

Application Statistics (after Modification of Programme Choices)

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2019 415 372 396 468 324 1975
2018 314 349 493 504 347 2007
2017 346 427 537 604 434 2348
2016 319 453 615 749 524 2660
2015 447 597 825 930 691 3490
2014 511 658 859 1062 769 3859
2013 1149 1013 964 1170 866 5162
2012 201 360 534 694 533 2322

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

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2019 33 4 0 0 0 37
2018 33 4 0 0 0 37
2017 35 3 0 0 0 38
2016 31 9 0 0 0 40
2015 36 3 0 0 0 39
2014 27 6 0 0 0 33
2013 29 6 0 0 0 35
2012 17 15 0 0 0 32