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The University of Hong Kong

JS6066

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Education in Language Education - English (double degree) 文學士及教育學士(語文教育) - 英文教育 (雙學位課程)

BA&BED(LangEd)-Eng

Short Description

This double-degree curriculum is jointly offered by the Faculty of Education and the Faculty of Arts.  It allows students to obtain two degrees in five years and to meet the language requirements for English Language teachers recommended by the HKSAR Government’s Standing Committee on Language Education and Research.

The curriculum integrates academic and professional studies in language education.  Students pursue a programme of study in English Language and Linguistics in the Faculty of Arts, along with Education Professional Core courses in the Faculty of Education.  Professional aspects of the double degree are phased in gradually over the five years, including pedagogy, psychological and sociological courses, and teaching practice in Hong Kong primary and secondary schools.

Remarks:
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Requirements

  • Programme Entrance Requirements
  • General Entrance Requirements
Same as General Entrance Requirements
  1. Applicants are strongly advised to include their personal statement in English in the "Additional Information" of their JUPAS application.
  2. Applicants are encouraged to enter details about their other learning experiences or extra curricular activities.
  3. Supporting documents should be uploaded to the appropriate sections of OEA or SLP.
Core Subjects Minimum Level
CHINESE LANGUAGE 3
ENGLISH LANGUAGE 3
LIBERAL STUDIES 2
MATHEMATICS COMPULSORY PART 2
Elective Subject(s) Minimum Level
ANY 2 SUBJECTS 3

Remark:

  1. "Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education” is referred to as “HKDSE”.
  2. "Attained with Distinction" obtained prior to 2018, or "Attained with Distinction (I)" or "Attained with Distinction (II)" obtained in or after 2018, in Applied Learning subjects (other than Applied Learning Chinese) will be used as additional supporting information. In the meantime, student learning experiences in Applied Learning subjects may be considered within the context of other learning experiences in their application.
  3. Other Language subjects will be used as unspecified elective subjects. The minimum requirement is Grade E.

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

In general, most of the programmes offered by HKU consider the best results achieved by candidates in different combination of sittings, except for a few programmes which only consider the latest results.  Few programmes may also impose a penalty on HKDSE repeaters.  The policy on the calculation of scores in combined sittings of HKDSE for the 2021-22 exercise will be finalized at a later stage, which will be posted on our website https://www.hku.hk/dse.

First Year Tuition Fee

HK$ 42,100

Contacts

Faculty of Education

Email: babedeng@hku.hk

Tel: 3917-2280

Statistics

Application Statistics (after Modification of Programme Choices)

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2020 244 189 248 302 273 1256
2019 284 225 298 398 313 1518
2018 219 211 315 384 313 1442
2017 241 204 297 369 329 1440
2016 308 206 304 394 337 1549
2015 400 233 337 493 440 1903
2014 308 199 334 413 421 1675
2013 180 134 238 330 365 1247
2012 146 104 189 272 297 1008

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

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2020 26 0 0 0 0 26
2019 25 0 0 0 0 25
2018 35 0 0 0 0 35
2017 34 0 0 0 0 34
2016 35 0 0 0 0 35
2015 32 0 0 0 0 32
2014 32 0 0 0 0 32
2013 28 0 0 0 0 28
2012 24 0 0 0 0 24