Academic Convenor
Assoc Prof Lee Cheuk Yin

+ Minor in China Studies
+ Requirements
+ Modules Offered
+ Modules Description
+ Timetable
+ Student Exchange Programme


Modules Offered in AY2017/2018
(modules for Semester 1 are subjected to changes)

Group A : History and Culture
CH2121 History of Chinese Literature*
CH2244 Chinese Women: History and Literature*    
CH2291 Chinese Tradition    
CH2293 Introduction to Chinese Art  
CL2101 The Chinese Script: History and Issues*
CL2201 The Chinese Script: History and Issues*    
CL2207 Chinese Language and Culture*    
HY2206 China's Imperial Past: History and Culture  
PH2301 Classical Chinese Philosophy I    
PH2302 Chinese Philosophical Traditions I    
CH3243 Chinese Cultural History*
HY3243 China and Southeast Asia: Past and Present    
HY3248 People's Republic of China, 1949-1989    
PH3301 Classical Chinese Philosophy II  
PH3302 Chinese Philosophical Traditions II    
PH3303 Modern Chinese Philosophy    
PH3304 Daoist Traditions    
CH4882A Personalities in Modern Chinese History    
Group B : Society and Economy
CH2271 Chinese for Business and Industry*    
CH2274 Discovering the Chinese Business Environment*    
CH2292A Understanding Modern China through Film    
CH2292 Special Topics in Chinese Literature (in English)    
EC2374 Economy of Modern China I
HY2207 Struggle for Modern China, 1800-1949    
JS2227 Japan and China: Rivals and Partners    
PS2248 Chinese Politics  
EC3374 Economy of Modern China II    
SC3222 Social Transformations in Modern China  
CH3295 Understanding China: Past and Present    
CH3297 Chinese Business Enterprises an Management (in English)  
Language Modules (offered by Centre for Language Studies)
LAC1201 Chinese 1 [note A]
LAC2201 Chinese 2 [note B]
LAC3201 Chinese 3
LAC3203 Chinese for Science and Technology [note C]
Discontinued Modules [note D]
PH2205 Classical Confucianism and Daoism    
PH3205 Chinese Philosophy: Continuity and Chang    
LXA4057 Introduction to Chinese Commerical Law    



* Modules are conducted in Chinese.


Students with no Chinese language background would take “LAC1201 Chinese 1”. Students admitted directly from a polytechnic should sit for a placement test before enrolling in a Chinese language module. Please enquire with the Centre for Language Studies for information on the placement test.


Students with some knowledge of Chinese language would be required to sit for a placement test before enrolling in “LAC2201 Chinese 2” or “LAC3201 Chinese 3”. Please enquire with the Centre for Language Studies for information on the placement test.


Students with ‘O’ Level Higher Chinese or ‘AO’ Level Chinese or equivalent may take “LAC3203 Chinese for Science and Technology”.


Students who have taken PH2205 and PH3205 before AY2009/2010, and LXA4057 could still count these modules towards the minor requirements.


**Subject to changes and availability

Last updated: 05 December 2017.